Operation Hadin Kai troops have arrested Mahamet Alkori, a ‘fixer’ for the Islamic State West African Province (ISWAP).
Alkori is among the needed suppliers of meals and different objects to camps of the sect in the Sambisa forest.
The suspect was trailed by personnel of the 154 job power battalion headed by Main Daniel Chiwar, the Appearing Commander.
He was nabbed whereas making an attempt to restore his pick-up van in Sumi Village, a settlement in Kaga Native Authorities Space of Borno State.
Alkori and allies sneak in throughout market days in Mainok, Benisheikh, and Ngamdu to purchase principally foodstuffs for the terrorists.
Benisheikh city is the headquarter- Kaga, positioned 105 kilometers from Maiduguri, the state capital.
“The suspect was one of many main ISWAP logistic suppliers within the camps of Gorgi and Kafa. His father was arrested final yr for a similar crime”, an officer instructed PRNigeria.
The supply confirmed that the Military has intensified operations in opposition to insurgents, intermediaries, and sympathizers.
Alkori is with the Headquarters of Sector 2, Operation Hadin Kai for additional investigation and profiling.
Greater than 10 suppliers have been apprehended in 2021 alone throughout the Maiduguri-Damaturu highway axis.
They transport meals objects, gas, medicine, and recharge playing cards amongst others to Boko Haram and ISWAP hideouts.