In the wake of the recent spree of Boko Haram attacks on some communities in Borno State, the Nigerian military will be holding a security meeting with the state government today.
The military will be meeting with the state government, as well as, other security agencies in the state.
The military also dispelled rumour that residents of Bama, Dikwa, and Monguno in Borno State should vacate their communities.
Deputy Director Public of Relations, Colonel Onyema Nwachukwu, in a press statement maintained that there is no reason for residents to relocate adding that some people with sinister motives are trying to create panic in the state.
Nwachukwu said, “It has come to our attention that these people are plotting to instigate the inhabitants of Bama, Dikwa and Monguno communities to abandon their communities and relocate to Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) Camps for undisclosed reasons.
“The inhabitants of these towns and the general public are please urged to discountenance such calls and remain calm.”
He, however, expressed that personnel of the Lafiya Dole together with state government is working towards relocating the residents of Baga, to safer locations.