- President Buhari condemned the latest Boko haram attack
- The president commiserated with the family of the deceased
- He urged security operatives to be on top of the situation
President Muhammadu Buhari has condemned the Boko Haram terrorist attack which occoured in a mosque in Mubi, Adamawa state describing it as “very cruel and dastardly.”
According to a statement issued by Garba Shehu on Tuesday, November 21, the president commiserated with the people of the state and assured them that the government would not relent in its fight against terror.
President Muhamadu Buhari has condemned the Boko Haram terrorist attack which occoured in a mosque in Mubi, Adamawa state describing it as “very cruel and dastardly.”
Buhari also directed security operatives to prevent the attacks in Zamfara and asked the inspector-general of police, Ibrahim Idris, to visit the state and assess the situation of things.
Read the statement below:
President Muhammadu Buhari has described the early Tuesday morning bomb blast in a mosque in Mubi, Adamawa State as “very cruel and dastardly.”
President Buhari, while commiserating with families of the several victims, government and people of the state, assured that government would do everything required to secure the state from the deadly menace of Boko Haram.
The President enjoined the people in the entire North-east to be more vigilant and report suspicious persons to security agencies in order to avert further attacks on soft targets by the terrorist group.
President Buhari has also directed the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, to deploy more police personnel to prevent further attacks by armed bandits in Zamfara State.
Noting the current moves by the IGP to review police personnel and strategy in the state, the President directed him to visit the state and report back his findings about the deadly attacks.
The directives followed recent killings and wanton destruction carried out by unknown gunmen on communities in Shinkafi and Maradun Local Government Areas of the state.
President Buhari prayed that God would console the bereaved families in the Adamawa and Zamfara incidents, heal the injured, and grant rest to the souls of the departed.
In a related development, NAIJ.com previously reported that two children were confirmed dead and three others injured following a bomb explosion in Fadaman Rake area of Hong local government in Adamawa state.
Residents reported that the incident occurred at about 7pm local time and forced many people to flee their homes.
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