233 battalion arrest two Boko Haram suspects, immunize about 2000 children

The 233 battalion, 27 Task Force Brigade, operation Lafiya Dole, has arrested two fleeing suspected Boko Haram insurgents in Sasawa village in Yobe state.

A statement issued in Damaturu by the brigade spokesman, Captain George Okupe said Kiri Imoru and Tijjani Goni were arrested fleeing the insurgents’ hideout.

The statement also said the 159 battalion of the task force has immunized 1,227 children against polio in 13 villages in Yunusari Local Government Area of Yobe State.

It said the immunization exercise was in addition to medical aid provided by the brigade to various communities under its community service scheme.

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