President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the release of $1bn for the procurement of security equipment to fight insurgency,Punch reports.
The Minister of Defence, Mansur Dan-Ali, disclosed this to State House correspondents at the end of a meeting Buhari had with security chiefs at the Presidential Villa, Abuja on Wednesday.
The President was also said to have asked the security chiefs to intensify efforts aimed at securing the release of Leah Sharibu, the Dapchi schoolgirl still being held by Boko Haram because she refused to renounce Christianity.
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mr.motayo: 1billion dollars. For security equipment. Campaign funds starting to role out. Nigeria under APC is a big joke
sean_kay__that: is 360 billion Naira ??Lmao!! Nigeria my country ??
dhalizm: #BuhariGate loading
s.h.e.k.e.lI: hope they bringing the swat team
officialjordann30: billion gang yo !!!!
xerxes_oo:This cunt has more debt already than PDP era
tresbodorganics@ejanla__ they are smuggling people from chad into the northern states to vote. You can imagine the desperation and evil need to cling to power. They know the youths here don’t care about politics except sex, drugs, fashion and music.
pinklips_actv_cream: $1b hahaha. So folks just cashed out. DAMN! !
fredomoni: Another ways of looting, Clueless Govt.money that was supposed to be used to better the lives of Nigerians and create more employment
realpussiness: That was how Dasuki n Jonathan stole our money too, all our politicians are thieves