There was anxiety in Abeokuta, Ogun State, on Sunday, following the of arrest of a suspected Boko Haram leader.
The suspect was arrested by the operatives of the Department of State Security Service (DSS).
The suspected Boko Haram leader who initially put up a resistance before bowing to the superior power of DSS operatives was arrested at Ijaye area of Abeokuta.
The suspected terrorist reportedly arrived in Abeokuta from Katsina, took up security job at Ijaye, while gathering intelligence for terrorist attacks.
Security source said he moved to Abeokuta to set up terrorists’ cell for kidnapping and terror attacks.
And following intelligence gathering , the gun-wielding security operatives stormed his hideout and picked him up.