Some of the militants arrested in Maiduguri in the past three days confessed that their chain of command had been broken and their routes of supply blocked by Nigerian forces and their counterparts from Chad, Cameroon and Niger.It was gathered that the militants are now looking for food and water, hence the recent looting of shops and markets in parts of Yobe and Borno States.
If you are happy to be contacted by a Daily Trust journalist please leave a telephone
number that we can contact you on. In some cases a selection of your comments will
be published, displaying your name as you provide it and location, unless you state
otherwise. Your contact details will never be published. When sending us pictures,
video or eyewitness accounts at no time should you endanger yourself or others,
take any unnecessary risks or infringe any laws. Please ensure you have read the
terms and conditions.