Nigeria needs not borrow to fight Boko Haram – Buhari

An All Progressive Congress, APC, presidential aspirant, Muhammadu Buhari, has faulted President Goodluck Jonathan’s moves to borrow money to fight the ongoing Insurgency that is bedevilling some northern states.

Mr. Buhari, who was in Kano to sympathise with victims of Friday bomb blast, said Nigeria did not borrow to win the civil war that kept the country as a single entity.

He said besides corruption and mismanagement of public funds, there is no cogent reason for Nigeria to borrow money to fight insurgency.

Mr. Buhari said Nigeria could generate enough funds to purchase necessary military equipment. He said the real problems that militate against fighting the insurgency is lack of political will and diversion of national treasury.

He lamented that despite complaints of lack of weapons by troops on the battle field, not much has been done to address it.


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  • Comfortkay

    General Buhari visit Kano to sympathise with the people there, when will our Commander in Chief of Armied forces going to do the same. The whole world id waiting when over 1000 lost their life .

    • Smith Scott

      Don’t compare your president with serial loser

      • Comfortkay

        Wait and see.

    • Nwa Aba {Biafran}

      continue with your killing spree and wait for GEJ

      ask Buhari how is he going to stop BH?
      let him come up with own strategy he should save his people against BH onslaught
      then we will vote him in

      • Comfortkay

        Jonathan foot soldier don’t you know that Buhari has a plan ? he has rule this country before, maybe you were then not yet born.

        • Nwa Aba {Biafran}

          He is keeping his plan until he sworn in as president
          while the North is burning

  • Wähala

    Dumbo will not visit Kano because he planned the onslaught so rioting would break out following the murder of Sanusi and the Chief Imam in the iconic Mosque, but his evil plans fell flat again. Dumbo is a psychopath, an unbalanced character to whom human lives means very little. Let him follow in Buhari’s footsteps if he’s a true man, not even leader. Drunkard!

    • Smith Scott

      Don’t compare a Boko sponsor with your president.

      • AA

        D relly evil man that has no sympathy & is giving a relly support to boko haram is ur wicket president jonathan haram.

  • Amir

    Up GMB! Your time has come. Give Me Buhari as a leader any day.

  • mike

    Way to go GMB. We shall ensure your emergence and victory at polls.

  • ike Okorie

    GMBH yes the money should come from your slave land at Niger Delta ability?

  • ceweeco projects

    GMB, If you can’t serve, you can’t rule. The higher the monkey climbs, the more he shows his tail.

  • Collins

    See who is talking. Is it not GMB that started it and now he couldn’t end it. You won’t rule us again in sha Allah.

  • Ogom

    “He said the real problems that militate against fighting the insurgency is lack of political will and diversion of national treasury.”

    Simple