President Buhari has announced that the Federal Government will increase the deployment of security operatives to the North Central and North West.
Buhari said “We are increasing security deployments in the North Central and North West, where there have been violent attacks on communities by bandits and criminals. In addition we are focusing on the humanitarian challenges; the welfare of all the displaced people now living in camps.”
The President also said that his government will engage with state Governors and community leaders in the affected states to resolve issues.
He also promised to rebuild the lives of those affected by the attacks, and to make sure that children return to school.
“We will ensure we secure their communities, and we will help them to return home to rebuild their lives and livelihoods, and get every child back to school,” he said.