Abuja - The German government has pledged to donate N16 billion to Nigeria to aide Boko Haram suspects in the means of special project initiatives to help in a resettling process, Punch reports.
The German government stated that the initiative was aimed at tackling the root cause of the displacement of refugees and speed up their integration 'One World No Hunger Green Innovation'.
Germany at the same time reaffirmed its commitment to stay engaged in the priority areas in of sustainable economic growth, Nigerian energy support programme and technical cooperation.
News24 reported that the Nigerian Army is getting closer to ending the Boko Haram terrorism in the Northeast going by successes recorded in recent operations, Maj.-Gen. Lucky Irabor, has said.
The Army confirmed that since the September 27 capture of the areas, the army had consolidated its position by keeping the place safe.
Former Nigeria President, Olusegun Obasanjo has lauded President Muhammadu Buhari for his fight against Boko Haram, while blaming the rapid growth of the terrorist group on the Goodluck Jonathan administration.
- News 24