JTF dares Boko Haram, says planned barracks attack will be disastrous

Boko Haram The Joint Task Force (JTF) on Operation Restore Order on Wednesday said that it had uncovered plans by the Boko Haram group to attack military barracks in Maiduguri, but warned the terrorist group that ‘such exercise will be disastrous and counter-productive.’

This is contained in a statement issued by the JTF spokesman, Lt.-Col. Sagir Musa, in Maiduguri.

“Information available to the JTF indicate clandestine plans by suspected Boko Haram terrorists group to attack military barracks in Maiduguri.

“The attack is particularly targeted at the headquarters of the 21 Armoured Brigade, Maiduguri,” Musa said.

He warned the group to shelve the plan, saying it would be disastrous and counter-productive.

According to him, the JTF wishes to warn the group that such exercise will be disastrous and counter-productive.

“It will jeopardise the security of members of the group in military custody,” he said.

Musa urged residents of military barracks and host communities, particularly those bordering Giwa barracks to be on alert.

He advised them to alert the JTF on any strange movements around them for necessary action. he said. (NAN)

  1. Adim Dauda Reply

    Does it mean the Nigerian is beging BH men?Take d music to there door steep and chase them like rabbits.In a mordern world,u dont beg terrorist or allow them to attack b4 u act.U keep chasing them here and there.l knw d problem currently in d Military,there are sympathisers and patrons of the BH men in d Rank and File of d Military.

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