The Borno Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has arrested four suspected Boko Haram logistics suppliers with 34 jerry cans of fuel.
The state Commandant, Mr Ibrahim Abdullahi, made this known on Friday in Maiduguri, while parading the suspects.
Abdullahi said that one of the suspects, Usman Bapetel, was the manager of a filling station in Husara village, Askira-Uba Local Government of Borno.
He said that the other three suspects, Alphonsus John, Nicholas Benjamin and Isaac Clement, were arrested on Sept. 12 at Wastilla village in Michika Local Government Area of Adamawa.
He said that the items seized from the suspects included 34 yellow jerry cans, loaded with about 880 litres of fuel and concealed in sacks, as well as three motor cycles.
Abdullahi said that the command had recorded a total of 1,318 cases this year, with 734 of them treated, while the handling of 468 was at different stages.