President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the release of $1 billion for the procurement of security equipment to fo fight Boko Haram insurgents.
The approval was given at 83rd national executive council (NEC) meeting chaired by Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo.
Briefing state house correspondents at the end of the meeting, Mansur Dan-Ali, minister of defence, said the meeting was to review the security situation in the country.
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March 20, 2019