President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed “profound grief and sorrow’’ over loss of soldiers who were ambushed by terrorists in Gorgi Village, Borno State.
In apparent blame of traditional rulers, Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has asserted that Boko Haram cannot come up to Maiduguri or environs without the local leadership knowing because traditionally, the local leadership is in charge of security in their own respective areas.
The PDP has blamed the Buhari administration for the spiraled wave of killings, banditry and kidnapping, particularly the Sunday carnage in Auno, Borno state, by Islamic State fighters.
President Buhari Saturday in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, commended the renewed vigour by ECOWAS member countries to mobilize their own resources to combat terrorism.
Nigeria’s leading opposition party, the PDP, has charged the National Assembly, to urgently invite President Buhari to address it on the deteriorated security situation in the country.