Governor Ahmadu Fintiri of Adamawa state has mentioned electing a President from the North East will deliver an finish to the insurgency being witnessed in numerous elements of the nation.
The governor mentioned this when he spoke on the 2021 North East Star Magazine awards on Thursday.
Represented by his Chief of Staff, Prof. Maxwell Gidado, Governor Fintiri opined that insurgency within the North East would finish inside the first time period of the Presidency of any candidate of North Eastern extraction. According to him, former chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai, did his finest in making an attempt to deliver the insurgency to the tip however his effort solely resulted in modest good points as a result of the counter-insurgency efforts didn’t get the 100 per cent assist required from the presidency.
“The Boko Haram insurgency will likely be worn out within the first time period of a president from the North East. It is a well-liked saying that he, who wears the shoe, is aware of the place it pinches him. Lt. Gen. Buratai did his finest when he was on the helm of affairs.
If he had been given 100 per cent assist, I wish to consider, he would have snuffed out the terrorists in Sambisa forest” Fintiri mentioned