President Goodluck Jonathan has described those accusing him as
the sponsor of Boko Haram as mad people, saying only “a mad man” will
level such accusation against him.
He said this while speaking in Yola during the continuation of his
presidential campaign, insisting that the Federal Government was
determined to fight insurgency and root out Boko Haram from the country.
The president also announced the recovery of Michika Local Government Area from insurgents.
He said Federal troops liberated Michika Local Government, adding that
soldiers would proceed to capture Madagali and other areas still under
He called on the people of Adamawa State to vote him into office, promising to liberate the country from insurgency.
Amid shouts of “sai Buhari” at the Muhammadu Ribadu Square, the President vowed to do more, if re-elected on February 14.
The National Chairman of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Adamu
Muazu, announced the lifting of the suspension placed on Alhaji Bamanga
Tukur and Chief Joel Madaki.
He called on the two men to work hard for the unity of the PDP in Adamawa State.