President Muhammadu Buhari was received by a crowd of supporters during his visit to Yobe state where he had gone on an on-the-spot assessment of the security situation of the state.
The president went to Yobe state on Wednesday, March 14 as part of his visits to states that had security issues.
READ ALSO: World Happiest countries: Nigeria ranked 91
A long of line of supporters were on the street to welcome President Buhari.
Meanwhile, President Buhari said his administration has shown more commitment to the rescue of the schoolgirls recently kidnapped in Dapchi, Yobe state, unlike what the previous administration of President Goodluck Jonathan did during the abduction of Chibok schoolgirls in 2014.
PAY ATTENTION: Read the news on Nigeria’s #1 new app
The Tribune reports that the president who made the statement on Wednesday, March 14, during his visit to Damaturu, the Yobe state capital, accused the Jonathan administration of looking away as the Chibok abductions took place.
The president said his administration is resolute in the fight against Boko Haram insurgents and assured the parents of the abducted schoolgirls that his regime will do all necessary to reunite the them with their families.
Boko Haram Kidnappings: Will Buhari bring back Dapchi Girls? | NAIJ.com TV