The Presidency has mentioned some Bureau de Change operators with international contacts are sponsoring Boko Haram terrorists and banditry in Nigeria.
President Muhammadu Buhari’s spokesman, Garba Shehu mentioned there are proof of cash being despatched from United Arab Emirates (UAE) to Boko Haram leaders by means of Bureau de Change operators in Nigeria.
Showing on Channels Tv, Garba disclosed that some Nigerians have been arrested in reference to the financing of Boko Haram.
Shehu mentioned investigation was ongoing over the financing of Boko Haram terrorists in Nigeria.
Based on him, the results of the investigation would shock Nigerians.
He mentioned: “It’s surprising to any Nigerian that locations of worship and farmland are locations the place killers of policemen and safety officers are being harboured.
“The brand new Service chiefs are working with the IG and heads of intelligence businesses and there’s a clear lead.
“Lots of people have been arrested when it comes to their financing (of terrorism).
“There are a selection of people who find themselves presently underneath arrest.
“Bureau de Change are facilitating cash to terrorists. Now we have already concluded with the UAE on Nigerians who’re transferring cash to Boko Haram terrorists and this additionally occurs domestically.
“And I let you know that by the point we conclude this investigation, the surprising particulars will shock many Nigerians.”