28 July 2011
Minister of Defence, Dr. Bello Haliru Mohammed gave an assurance yesterday that the Boko Haram crisis would soon be resolved.
According to him, if the Niger Delta and Plateau crises could be settled, Boko Haram would not be different.
He spoke to reporters in
shortly after inspecting some facilities at the Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA), even as the country’s intelligence agency said it had changed its focus to training personnel on counter-terrorism and other related issues. Kaduna
The Minister, however, declined clear comment on whether the government would dialogue with the islamic sect as suggested by some Nigerians.
“People can suggest dialogue or what they want to suggest about Boko Haram; we have our method of operation,” he said.