Buhari condoles with Adamawa  community over  insurgents’ attack 



President Muhammad Buhari has condoled with Kwapre community Hong Local Government Area (LGA) of Adamawa over  thecrecent Boko Haram insurgents attack.


Buhari, represented by Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Mr Boss Mustafa, said  this  when he visited the community on .


The president expressed his deepest sympathy and condolence to the affected community.


” I am Kwapre to see things under the directive of President Muhammadu Buhari  and to symphatise and condole with the community.


” I have seen the level of destructions which is tragic of monumental dimension.


” I am deeply saddened by what I saw and am assuring the community,  government will do all what is possible to protect lives and property of the citizens,” he said.


He said that from information available, over 78 houses ,12 shops, schools and four worship centres were destroyed.


He said that securing communities was a collective responsibility adding that of communities had great role to play.


” Government is going to take steps that will be quite effective to curtail the menace as much as possible.


” Government is going to help  the community to reconstruct  places destroyed, “ he said.


Mr Musa Zarami, , Humanitarian Affairs, North East Development Commission ( NEDC ) said that the commission had provided relief materials to the victims.


” The materials donated include bags of rice, maize, blankets, mats, detergents cooking oil among others, “ Zarami said.


Mr Simon Yakubu, District of Dugwaba, thanked Buhari the gesture.


” The destruction was devastating, because Kwapre has now turned into a ghost town as the entire community has displaced.


” The visit of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation has given us hope and encouraged  us to return to our respective homes, ”  Yakubu said.


The News Agency of (NAN) reports that Boko Haram insurgents had on , April 9 attacked the  community, destroying lives and property. ( NAN)