Abuja - The opposition People’s Democratic Party
(PDP) has condemned the killing of soldiers and some civilians by the Boko
Haram sect in Borno State this past weekend.
Several people, including five soldiers, were killed after
the terrorists ambushed the troops in Maiduguri.
PDP National Publicity Secretary, Prince Dayo Adeyeye,
denounced the attacks as unfortunate and barbaric.
He commended the special operation unit of the military,
‘Operation Lafia Dole’ for its courage and commitment to security of lives and
property in the North-East irrespective of threat to life of their officers and
men in the line of duty.
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“We again commend the Military for averting another attack
The party also called on all Nigerians to continue
supporting government at all levels in the fight against Boko Haram insurgency.
“The battle indeed is not only for security agencies but for
all citizens to provide information available to them that will aid government
in the fight against terrorism.”
- CAJ News