The Bauchi State Police Command said it arrest​ed of​​​ a top Boko Haram fighter, Muhammad Adamu Nafiu, who confessed to having killed over 150 people in Baga Borno State. In a statement issued on Wednesday, the state commissioner of police, Garba Umar, said that the ​25-year-old suspect is a notorious ​terrorist, who relocated to Tama village in Toro Local Government Area in order to evade arrest after the​ sect was​ dislodged by troops at Sambisa Fo​rest.

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“Preliminary investigation revealed that suspect was amon​g ​those declared by the Nigerian Army on Serial Number 176 on its wanted list​,” said the police commissioner.​
​”H​e has voluntarily confessed to have killed over 150 people in Baga LGA of Borno State​ alone​. Case under investigation after which suspect would be handed over to the appropriate authority for discreet investigation​.”

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