The Lagos State Security Operatives attached to Operation Mesa (OP Mesa) in Lagos State, Ijora has arrested a suspected member of the Boko Haram sect identified as Abdullahi following a tip-off by residents of the community.
The suspect, identified as Abdullahi Adamu, was apprehended during a raid carried out by operatives of the security outfit comprising the Army and the State Security Service (SSS).
Commenting on the arrest, the paramount ruler of Ijora community, Oba Fatai Ojora said
“We have been calling on the state government to do something about this. This is the second time we will arrest Boko Haram suspects in this community and nothing has been done on that. The one we caught now had even admitted that he is a terrorist. You know that majority of the northerners in Lagos live in Ijora, Agege and Badia.’’he said
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