The Chief of Army Staff, Tukur Buratai, yesterday said ground troops had blocked movement of Boko Haram terrorists in and out of Sambisa Forest.
He stated this while fielding questions from journalists shortly after monitoring troops’ deployment in Banki Junction in Borno.
He said the ongoing “Operation Crack Down’’ had been successful as troops were making steady progress in dismantling the remaining Boko Haram hideouts in sambisa.