JUST IN: DSS detains 35 suspected ISWAP Fighters in Abuja amid terror alerts

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Following the terror alerts in FCT by the US and UK intelligence, a joint operation by the DSS, NIA and other security forces have suscessfully dismantled a terror cell and arrested 5 Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) Commanders and 30 fighters.

 

Reports say the suspected terrorist were apprehended at their hideouts in different parts of Abuja including Mararaba and other satellite towns in the FCT.

 

This is coming amid heightened tension in the Nation’s capital city as the well known Jabi Lake Mall, one of the biggest shopping centres in town shut down operations for fear of possible terrorist attack.

 

In further attempt to frustrate criminal activities, the FCT Administration demolished shanties and other possible road side hideout in different parts of the city.

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