Nigeria’s National Security Adviser, Babagana Monguno has backed President Muhammadu Buhari saying he is very keen on tackling the numerous security problems plaguing the country.
Monguno said so in a statement issued to the public after and national security council meeting in Abuja on Friday. He said the president is working effortlessly to ensure that things are back to normal.
The meeting was attended by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo; Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Boss Mustapha; Chief of Staff to the President, Professor Ibrahim Gambari and the service chiefs.
“Concerned about the persisting security challenges in parts of the country, Mr President summoned a crucial meeting of the National Security Council today as he continues to frontally confront the situation in the country,”
“At today’s (yesterday’s) meeting, the President made it abundantly clear that while the insurgents, bandits, and criminals are still at it, he has no doubt that the Nigerian security agencies and all of us as a nation will certainly overcome all the current security problems and defeat the forces of evil marauding about in different parts of the country.”
He continued: “While the criminals continue to test the will of the Nigerian government, the President, and the Council, which adjourned today’s critical meeting until Tuesday morning to receive further briefings from the Security Chiefs are set and determined to decisively end the assault on the nation and will do all that it takes,”.