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DSS Arrests About 400 Nigerians For Financing Boko Haram Terrorist Group.

It was today reported that the Department of State Services, (DSS) and other security agencies, with the help of the Nigerian Financial Intelligence Unit, (NFIU) and the CBN have succeeded in arresting about 400 Nigerians who were alleged to be sponsoring Boko Haram terrorist group in Nigeria.

According to Daily Trust report, a source disclosed that an initial list of 957 suspects, including bureau de change operators, gold miner and other rich businessmen are being acted upon.

Daily Trust also reported that about 400 persons have been arrested already in different parts of the country. Some states where these people were reportedly arrests include: Kano, Borno, Lagos, Abuja, Adamawa, Sokoto and Zamfara States.

It was also reported that some prominent bureau de change operators were among those arrested. These are some names of the people who were arrested, Baba Usaini, Abubakar Yellow also known as (Amfani), Yusuf Ali Yusuf (Babangida), Ibrahim Sani, Auwal Fagge and Muhammad Lawan Sani.

These individuals who have been arrested are presently in military and the DSS facilities in Abuja, the nation's capital.

The DSS operatives are really doing a good and a wonderful job. With this steps that they have taken, I think it will go a long way in the war against insurgency in Nigeria which has been on for over a decade now.

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