The Chief of Civil/Military Affairs, Army HQ, Brig. Gen. Nicholas Rogers says territories held by the insurgents have been liberated as people are returning back to their communities gradually.
He added that the military has taken almost all the territories in the Northeast, adding that what is left are some villages between the boundaries of Nigeria, Chad and Cameroon “particularly along the Lake Chad region”.
Speaking as a guest on Channels Television’s Sunrise Daily, the Brig. Gen. said that stability and calm have returned in Maiduguri, Damaturu, Gwoza, Bama, Baga, Monguno amongst other towns.