Readers say Borno Army Chief will fight Boko Haram better

Borno State is at the very heart of the Boko Haram insurgency and has suffered majority of the terrorist attacks in the country.

Maj.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, the Acting Chief of Army Staff.

Major General Tukur Buratai, an indigene of Borno State, was on July 13, 2015, appointed Nigeria’s new Chief of Army Staff by President Muhammadu Buhari.

Borno State is at the very heart of the Boko Haram insurgency and has suffered majority of the terrorist attacks in the country.

Pulse Nigeria asked readers whether an indigene of Borno would be more effective against Boko Haram as Chief of Army Staff than a non-indigene and this is how they voted.

Yes: 87%

No: 13%

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