President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday said the current challenge facing his administration was how to reintegrate over two million Internally Displaced Persons who are victims of Boko Haram insurgents.
He said since life had started returning to normal where the IDPs were displaced, it was important for his administration to re-unite them with their families.
According to a statement by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, the President spoke at the opening of the sixth Tokyo International Conference on African Development holding in Nairobi, Kenya.
Buhari was quoted as promising that the Federal Government will ensure full rehabilitation of the displaced persons.
He also promised to find lasting solutions to combat threats of terrorism in the country.
He acknowledged Japan’s assistance through the United Nations Children’s Fund and other development partners for their support towards the rehabilitation of the victims of Boko Haram and improving the lives of IDPs in the country.
Describing the problems as his administration’s primary responsibility, he promised to tackle them headlong and proffer lasting solutions.
he economy by making agriculture not just a development programme but a thriving business.
“Investing in the economies of this continent especially through Public-Private-Partnership can contribute to building capacity for our economies.”