Borno state governor, Babagana Umara Zulum, has mentioned that members of the terrorist group, Boko Haram, are in charge of Abadam and Guzamala Native Authorities Areas of the state.
The governor disclosed this when Chairman Senate Committee on Military, Senator Mohammed Ali Ndume led different senators together with army officers from the military headquarters, paid him a courtesy name on the Authorities Home.
”I’m happy to tell you that we now have began witnessing gradual return of peace, however extra should be accomplished, as a result of, presently, Guzamala and Abadam Native Authorities Areas are nonetheless underneath the management of Boko Haram.
Though, the present Service Chiefs, the Theatre Commander, and certainly our Normal Officer Commanding 7 Division are up and doing. We wish to commend the army and different para army personnel for his or her gallant efforts to see to the tip of terrorism on this a part of the nation.
Sadly, Authorities and other people of Borno state, particularly these from southern and northern elements of the state are anxious over the growing variety of ISWAP teams who’ve been terrorizing their communities.
ISWAP are extra geared up, refined, clever and harmful as they develop from power to power.
ISWAP are gathering taxes alongside main roads in Damboa and different axis in southern Borno. It is rather unlucky.
However the excellent news is that about 11 native Authorities areas of Gwoza, Bama, Marte, Monguno, Kaga, Gubio, Mafa, Dikwa, Ngala and host of others have gotten extra peaceable than earlier than, and this could possibly be attributed to about 20,000 surrendered members of Boko Haram who are actually in our custody.
I wish to use this chance to solicit for prayers from one and all for complete restoration of peace not solely in Borno state, however the nation as an entire.” Governor Zulum mentioned