The Nigerian Army has issued a red alert across the country after very credible intelligence reports warned of imminent Boko Haram attacks on the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) and other areas across the country
According to the intelligence, Boko Haram terrorists have completed arrangements to launch attacks at crowded places like school, markets.
They also plan to attack police stations, invade armouries to get arms and attack Prisons facilities, ensure jailbreaks and recruit new members.
In a statement released by the office of the Chief of Army Staff, Lt. General Tukur Buratai, stated: “Information at the disposal of this headquarters strongly point to plans by Boko Haram terrorists group to attack various locations in the country.
The warning message was titled: “Plans by Boko Haram terrorists group to attack in FCT and other parts of the country,” was signed by Colonel A. Suleiman for the COAS, read: “Information at the disposal of this headquarters strongly point to plans by Boko Haram terrorists group to attack various locations in the country.
“The targeted areas include but not limited to police stations, prison facilities, schools and market places.
“Details show that the terrorist group intend to target police stations and formations in Abuja, Kano and Imo states.
“Similarly, schools that are being re-opened in Adamawa, Borno and Yobe states are also at risks, in the light of the wide ranging plot by the group to cause large-scale destruction.”
“In view of the above, I am directed to inform you of this imminent threat and respectfully request that you take all necessary proactive measure to prevent Boko Haram terrorists from carrying out these heinous acts.”