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FG prosecutes 400 terrorist financing suspects

FG prosecutes 400 terrorist financing suspects

The federal government will prosecute 400 suspects arrested for allegedly financing terrorism in the country.

This was stated by the Minister of Information and Culture Lai Mohammed, who announced this on Tuesday at a press conference in Lagos. cheese

He also reaffirmed the commitment of the administration of President Muhammad Bukhari to combat the threat of uprising, banditry and other security threats across the country. shocked

“The Honorable Attorney General of the Federation and the Minister of Justice have announced that the federal government intends to prosecute 400 suspects arrested on suspicion of financing terrorism,” he said.

“This is unprecedented and a testament to the government’s determination to fight terrorism and other violent crimes with determination.”

The minister also called on Nigerians to support the security forces, which have the added task of watching their backs as they work to protect others.

Mr. Mohammed also characterized the attacks on security forces as a declaration of war on the country, condemning the attack on security personnel.

He added: “As the government continues its efforts to restore peace and security, I want to encourage all of us to do our part to reduce the perceived tensions in the political community as a result of security challenges. The first step is to tone down the rhetoric.

“A dangerous tendency is growing now, which I would like to comment on. It is the practice of inflicting fatal strikes on the country’s security personnel. Soldiers, police, customs and other security personnel have been killed and maimed in parts of the country in response to this growing trend of attacks on security forces.

“I mean definitely that any attack on our men and women in the security sphere is an attack on the state and a declaration of war on the nation. Therefore, this will be counteracted by an overwhelming force. “

Source: – Daily Nigerian

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