Over $1bn Spent On Weaponry To Recover Territories From Boko Haram – Buhari
Written by City Radio on January 18, 2023
Nigeria continues to engage bilaterally and multilaterally to comprehensively win the war against the insurgency, the President says.
President Muhammadu Buhari says his administration spent over $1 billion on equipment needed to recover territories in the North-East taken by Boko Haram.
According to a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, the President also noted that Nigeria continues to engage bilaterally and multilaterally to comprehensively win the war against the insurgency and other related terror groups through kinetic and non-kinetic approaches.
Buhari, who was honoured by the Abu Dhabi Peace Forum with ‘Award for Strengthening Peace in Africa’, stated that Nigeria and other regional bodies in Africa and the rest of the world are working assiduously to deal with existential threats to the very existence of humanity.