Boko Haram ‘Military can defeat terrorists in 3 months,’ APC says

The APC also said that the development was a result of the “purposeful leadership and political will” provided by President Muhammadu Buhari.

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Boko Haram terrorists

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The All Progressives Congress has commended the Nigerian military for its intensified efforts against terrorist sect, Boko Haram.

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The sect leader Abubakar Shekau, flanked by his subordinates.

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The APC also said that the development was a result of the “purposeful leadership and political will” provided by President Muhammadu Buhari.

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President Muhammadu Buhari

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This was contained in a statement released by APC National Publicity Secretary, Lai Mohammed on Monday, August 17, 2015.

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National Publicity secretary of the APC, Lai Muhammed.

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It reads:

“The stepped-up fight against Boko Haram has convinced Nigerians that indeed their military is getting its groove back and can beat the three-month deadline set by President Muhammadu Buhari for Boko Haram to be defeated.”

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Boko Haram leader, Abubakar Shekau with some of his fighters

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“The renewed battle has also shown that President Buhari was right in directing the relocation of the military’s command and control centre from Abuja to Maiduguri.”

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President Muhammadu Buhari and Boko Haram leader, Abubakar Shekau

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“Watching the video clip of Nigerian Air Force jets pounding targets in Sambisa Forest, which is the fortress of the insurgents, over the weekend arouses great pride in the military.”

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President Muhammadu Buhari decorates new service chiefs on August 13, 2015.

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Buhari gave the three-month ultimatum to the new service chiefs while decorating them on August 13, 2015.

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