20 February 2012
According to the source, Boko Haram was no longer as powerful as it used to be, before the arrest of its spokesman, Abu Qaqa and one of its foot soldiers, Kabiru Sokoto, whose arrest had led operatives of the Department of State Services (DSS) to the arrest of several other members of the group who were in their planning council.
Revealing that from the statements and intelligence gathered from the arrested members, the SSS was close to routing the group completely out of
, the source said: “We are on the winning side. We are very close to wiping them out completely as most of their top planners are already in our custody. Nigeria