President Buhari confirms total victory over Boko Haram insurgency


President Muhammadu Buhari says Boko Haram insurgents no longer control any part of the country.

He said this on Sunday, in Beijing, China, while stating some of the successes of his administration, as he addressed some Nigerians residing in the country.

The President attributed the successes to operations of security agencies deployed to counter insurgency in the North-eastern part of the country.

He, however stated that the insurgents have resorted to other strategies to carry out their terrorist activities.

On the herders and farmers crisis in the country, the President blamed the clashes on the shrinking of the Lake Chad, which according to him, has forced many cattle nomads to seek greener pastures for their herds in other parts of the country.

He, however, said security agencies are doing their best to curtail the crisis.

He also called on the media to complement the efforts of the government by disseminating balanced and accurate information to the public at all times.

According to the President, not making efforts to “study the historical antecedents of issues” only causes more problems for the nation.