President Muhammadu Buhari has communicated profound stun over the killing of military
personel in Metele town of Borno State by Boko Haram fear mongers, guaranteeing while quick measures are being taken to guarantee that escape clauses which prompted the fatalities are blocked for the last time.
Responding to the lamentable episode, the President said that his Administration remains at any point submitted and concentrated on the security of military work force and different natives.
Mr President twitted: “No responsible Commander-in-Chief would rest on his oars or fold his hands to allow terrorists to endanger the lives of its military personnel and other citizens.
“Our loyal forces have proved their strength over the terrorists and we are ready to give them all the needed support in terms of equipment and manpower to succeed in ending the renewed threat.
“In the coming days, I am engaging the Military and Intelligence Chiefs in extensive discussions on the next steps we shall be taking.”
The President noted that fighting terrorism has taken a global dimension, which necessitates international collaboration among states facing similar security challenges.
He reassured Nigerians of his continued commitment to their security and of his efforts to sustain the momentum in the previous significant successes recorded against the terrorists
Buhari advised against making political capital out of national tragedy, stressing that members of the armed forces are one family who are commonly committed to the security and safety of all Nigerians.