Army says it arrested Ibo man who supplies logistics to Boko Haram

Nigeria army has said it has arrested Mr. Samuel Chikwedum an Ibo man for allegedly supplies  logistics to Boko Haram.

Chikwedum was arrested by
Operation Lafiya Dole Theatre Command on Sunday while moving towards the Lake Chad region through Baga to deliver his goods to Boko Haram members.

Parts of the goods found on him were used motorcycle tyres.

Army has since destroyed his goods after parading him before journalists.

Mr. Aliyu Ibrahim, a Brigadier General , the GOC 7 division, said the suspect tried to bribe army officials.

The suspect however said he does not engage in illegitimate business while denying  making any attempt to bribe military officials.

He has since appealed to the army to grant him a fair hearing before condemning him.

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