The Chief of Defence Staff, Abayomi Olonisakin noted that even after spending the huge sum, more needs arose as more territories were recovered from the terrorists.
Nigeria and Cameroon alongside the UNHCR at the start of March signed an agreement stating that refugees residing in Cameroon who do not want to return to Nigeria will not be forced to do so, but the UN agency says forced deportations have continued to happen.
This website also learnt that four soldiers, including a Lieutenant, not five as reported, were killed in the attack. The fifth victim was a policeman with the Special Anti-Robbery Squad stationed in the town.
Army Spokesman, Sani Usman, said the sad incident occurred on Wednesday, adding that three other soldiers have been declared missing in action.
No less than six persons were killed when four teenage female suicide bombers attacked the Muna garage area in the outskirts of Maiduguri, the Borno State capital, in the early hours of Wednesday.
Al-Barnawi and six other co-accused persons, including his second wife, are accused of kidnapping and killing a British national, Christopher McManus and other foreigners working in Nigeria in 2012.
An intelligence report by the United States Army on Boko Haram recently de-classified has revealed that the group is principally funded by a consortium of international terror organisations, with al-Shabaab and al-Qaeda being the major financiers.
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The French Ambassador to Nigeria, Denys Gauer has declared that his country has no hand in the Boko Haram insurgency.
Spokesman of NEMA in the North East, Abdulkadir Ibrahim, in a statement on Thursday said the return of the victims of Boko Haram insurgency was as a result of an agreement between Nigeria, Cameroun and Niger for the safe and dignified return of Nigerians who fled to the countries for safety.