300 members of Boko Haram have reportedly surrendered to troops in neighbouring Cameroon
According to reports, 300 members of terrorist sect, Boko Haram have surrendered to the Cameroonian military.
The terrorists reportedly laid down their arms over the space of three weeks and also requested asylum in Cameroon.
The development was confirmed by the country’s Defence Spokesman Lt. Col. Didier Badjeck to The Associated Press.
Badjeck however added that no decision had been taken as regards the fate of the insurgents.
The alleged mass surrender comes after Cameroonian troops reportedly captured a Boko Haram Commander identified as Abakar Ali.