The Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, has said the military are well equipped as security chiefs are not complaining or requesting for military equipments.
Speaking during a programme on Channels Television on Tuesday evening shortly after President Buhari’s meeting with Vice President Prof Yemi Osinbajo, Nigerian Governors Forum, and heads of security agencies at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, said that the country is at the level of seeking pragmatic solutions between the government and everybody, adding that those making allegations against the government concerning the killings in some parts of the country are not helping the situation.
“Yes talking of those allegations, I hear them, I see them. I see videos. [These allegations are coming from] people that you think should know [better]; people that you think are well educated; people that you think are large-minded enough but they are still operating from small prisms of ethnic consciousness and making wide allegations about security in the country. They are not helping the situation.
“The military is well equipped. [Although] nothing spent on security is ever too much because every other thing revolves around security….”