AHMED MARI, Maiduguri
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has said that the Boko Haram insurgents have been greatly degraded and defeated and that its end is insight.
Vice President Osinbajo, who stated this while speaking at the Military Innovation, Exhibition and Trade Fair, as part of Nigerian Army Day Celebrations, held Kinnasari continent, Monguno said “this year’s theme of the celebration ” Nigerian Army and National Security, a Panacea for Economic Development”, is apt and it has a direct link between security and development “.
He said “those who know the state will testify tha economic potentials,hospitality of the Northeast and Borneo state in particular but Boko Haram insurgents have denied these. Monguno was in the hands of Boko Haram and no go area for all it thank God today withte efforts of our troops all these areas have been librated”.
The VP stated that the holding of NADCEL in Monguno would prove to the world that the Northeast is safe for investment and also showcase the equipment, innovation and technology of the Nigerian Army
Earlier, the Chairman, Innovation and Exhibition Tade Fair, the chief research and innovation, Major General, C. Udey, said the Nigerian Army was partnering with Borno, Yobe and Adamawa States governments, local and international corporations to showcase the economic potentials of the Northeast.
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