Below is President Buhari’s speech on Terrorism in Nigeria at the ongoing UN
General Assembly in New York.
“Boko Haram terrorists group, though fragmented by internal strife and weakened by our defence forces, is still active
and preying on soft targets.
Nigeria will continue to work
closely with UN Counter-Terrori
sm bodies and entities with a view to bringing this scourge to an end.” —
President Muhammadu Buhari “Nigeria has spared no effort in addressing the challenges of terrorism posed by the activities of Boko Haram in North-East Nigeria and the Lake Chad region, as well as banditry in the North-West and
The Nigerian Security Forces have recorded considerable success
in the fight against terrorism.
As a result of the renewed vigour of our military, many terrorist fighters are
voluntarily surrendering to our security forces.”