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Boko Haram: Stop endangering lives of our soldiers, give them necessary equipment – UI Chief Imam tells FG




The Chief Imam, College of Ibadan, Professor Abdulrahman Oloyede, has urged the federal authorities of Nigeria to henceforth, desist from endangering the lives of troopers who’re tackling Boko Haram insurgency.

Oloyede made this disclosure whereas addressing journalists shortly after he led Muslim trustworthy within the two Rakah compulsory Eld-Kabir prayer on the College on Tuesday.

DAILY POST recollects that Boko Haram insurgency began in 2009 in Borno state.

Our correspondent learnt that Boko Haram insurgency which has unfold to different states within the North Jap a part of the nation, has led to the demise of many harmless residents, troopers and different safety brokers.

However, the professor of Arabic and Islamic research whereas talking, cautioned the federal authorities, the Nigerian Military and different stakeholders to not endanger the lives of the troopers anymore.

He famous that the federal government ought to equip the troopers with vital gear in order to cease additional killing of the troopers by the insurgents.

He stated that it’s not doable for the insurgents to overrun the military, however they (Military) are helpless as a result of they weren’t totally outfitted to do the work.

“They need to not endanger the lives of our troopers the way in which they’re doing now.

“Spend safety allocation judiciously to tame the bandits.

“They can’t be extra highly effective than Nigerian Military. It isn’t doable for any bandit to overrun the Nigerian Military. They’ll’t be too highly effective.

“It isn’t doable for any bandit to overrun the Nigerian Military. As a result of, Nigerian Military is without doubt one of the best in Africa.

“So, all the cash budgeted, they need to spend it the way in which it needs to be spent.

“The federal government ought to equip them with vital gear to fight insurgency.”

Oloyede whereas talking additional suggested the federal government to do all inside its energy to deal with poverty within the nation.

“The leaders ought to endeavour to care for Nigerians. No matter they will do to take poverty from individuals, they need to do it.”

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