President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the immediate release of $21 million to the Multi-National Joint Task Force’s (MNJTF), to tackle the menace of Boko Haram.
The amount is part of Nigeria’s $100 million pledge to the Force and is expected to be released within one week.
Buhari said this when he chaired the Peace and Security Committee (PSC) of the 25th African Union Summit in Johannesburg at the weekend.
He was accompanied by Governors Ibikunle Amosun (Ogun), Dr. Samuel Ortom (Benue) and former Chief of Army Staff, Lt. General Abdulrahman Dambazau.
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Source:: New Mail