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Defence chiefs says Nigeria winning war againts terror

18 December 2014, 12:09

Abuja - The Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), Air Chief Marshall Alex Badeh, said the county was winning the war against activities of Boko Haram insurgents, Punch reports.

Badeh spoke with State House correspondents shortly after leading some security chiefs to a breakfast session with President Goodluck Jonathan.

Also read: UN envoy discloses terrorism refugee figures

He said despite the continued violent activities of members of the Boko Haram sect, the military is capable of curbing the activities of the insurgents.

He declined comments on the latest revelation that the Federal Government had been negotiating with fake Boko Haram members, leading to the CDS announcement of ceasefire.

Read more at Punch

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