Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday as caved in due to the rising security tension in the country to go tough on terrorists and criminals with a new order to security operatives.
The President in his new order has directed the security agencies and outfits in the country to make sure they smoke out all identified terrorists and criminals across Nigeria.
This comes in response to the attacks in Sokoto, Kaduna and Plateau States recently that resulted in the loss of innocent lives.
Through a press release issued on Tuesday by media spokesman, Mr. Garba Shehu, the President said:
“We have given security forces full freedom to deal with, and bring to end this madness.
“I condemn these barbaric attacks on the country. I wish to assure the states of all possible support from the government of the federation. My thoughts are with the bereaved families. May the injured recover quickly”, Buhari said.
The consistent insecurity within the country has become a problem for roughly every citizen of the country as businesses or personal interests have been affected one way or the other.
President Muhammadu Buhari paid his condolences to those who lost their loved ones in the recent barbaric terrorist attacks in Sokoto, Kaduna and Plateau states.
He reviewed the situation following reports on the loss of several lives in the attacks, and promises every possible support from the federal government to the states would be given.