Bornu Massacre: Senate asks Buhari to sack service chiefs
The Senate, on Tuesday, has approached President, Muhammadu Buhari, to sack service chiefs sequel to their failure to secure Nigerians and replace them with new ones “Immediately”.
The Senate decision, was sequel to the recent killing of 43 rice farmers in Borno State by the Boko Haram insurgents.
The Senate also urged president Buhari to restructure and remodel the nation’s security architecture.
Apart from that, the chamber demanded a probe into the allegations of corruption and financial leakage levelled against some top hierarchy of the military.
The Senate asked Buhari to aggressively negotiate with the nation’s neighbouring countries for multinational cooperation in order to strengthen the war against insurgency.
It directed the Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, NEMA and NEDC to provide succour and psychological support for the families of the victims.