Monday, 17 November 2014
FG Extends State of Smergency Rule In Borno, Adamawa, Yobe
The National Security Council, NSC has extended the state of emergency rule in Borno, Adamawa, and Yobe States because of the continued violence in the states occasioned by the activities of Boko Haram insurgents.
The Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mohammed Adoke disclosed this while speaking with State House correspondents today after a meeting of the National Security Council.
Adoke further said that the President would immediately forward a request to the National Assembly for approval of the extension.