Abuja – The Speaker of the House Representatives, Yakubu
Dogara, has called on security agencies to provide adequate protection and
cover to all camps providing refuge to Boko Haram victims in the country.
This follows the deadly bombing at the country's biggest
such facility in Yola, Adamawa State recently.
Some seven people were killed at the Malkohi Internally
Displaced People`s (IDP's) camp.
Dogara said he was highly disturbed by the bombing, which
he described as “the highest form of evil”.
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He condoled with the families of the victims, government
and people of Adamawa State over the incident.
“The six years of violence has brought about untold
hardship on hapless Nigerians with thousands killed and millions
displaced," said Dogara.
He added, "This new dimension taken by the Boko
Haram terrorists is yet highest form of man`s inhumanity to man.”
The Speaker nonetheless commended the recent successes
recorded by the Nigerian military in recovering lost ground against the
He urges the troops to sustain the momentum until Nigeria
was cleared of the terrorists.
- CAJ News