President Muhammadu Buhari has condemned the killing of farmers by Boko Haram on Saturday. He added that the Federal Government has given the armed forces the support to tackle insecurity in the country.
This was disclosed in a social media statement by Presidential media aide, Garba Shehu on Saturday evening.
President @MBuhari has expressed grief over the killing of farmers on rice fields at Zabarmari, in Jere Local Government of Borno State, describing the terrorist killings as insane.
— Garba Shehu (@GarShehu) November 28, 2020
What you should know
News Media reported on Saturday that about 43 farmers were beheaded by Boko Haram on Saturday in the town of Zabarmari, less than 20 km from Maiduguri, the Borno State capital.