On Wednesday in Borno, some Boko Haram terrorists resigned their membership in the sect.
They surrendered their weapons and ammo to security forces in the Gwoza axis.
Within the Sambisa Forest, the leaders and footsoldiers had escaped Jaje.
Hadin’s Operation They were apprehended by Kai troops from the 192nd Battalion stationed on the Gwoza-Limankara road.
Many terrorists are forced conscripted at an early age, according to an intelligence officer who spoke to PRNigeria.
Boko Haram fighters have resigned their membership in the sect.
“So far, more than 17,000 members of Boko Haram have surrendered despite ISWAP efforts to stop them,” the source said.
The military expects more submissions before the end of 2021.
Also on Wednesday, soldiers engaged Islamic State’s West Africa Province (ISWAP) insurgents at Malam Fatori.
The area, near the border with Niger Republic, is one of the terror group’s strongholds and hosts the Shura Council.