The Commissioner of Police Mr. Damian Chukwu, who spoke to newsmen on Monday in Maiduguri, mentioned the arrests and recoveries have been made in January this 12 months.
In keeping with him, on January 31, 2018 “Aminu Sani of Jajeri ward and in firm of Alice James reported to metro police and found an AK-47 rifle and 10 rounds of ammunition of their store alongside Baga street.”
On restoration of arms, he mentioned: “Following a tip off from an informant at Gajiram in Nganzai Native Authorities Space, some Fulani herdsmen have been held hostage and positioned on a ransom by suspected Boko Haram terrorists
in Galte bush.
“Policemen led by the Divisional Police Officer and Civilian JTF operatives mobilized to the realm and engaged the insurgents in a gun battle.
The Borno State police command has recovered a number of arms and ammunitions from suspected armed bandits, who have been arrested in Maiduguri, Damboa and Nganzai native authorities councils of the state.
The suspects, 11 in quantity, have been arrested for procession of assorted stolen properties, together with two electrical big turbine[nextpage title="2" ]
s, 10 items of GSM
telephones, two AK-47 rifles and Common Goal Machine Gun (GPMG) and motor autos.