Nigeria To Prosecute 400 Boko Haram Financiers - Malami
Nigeria's Attorney General and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami says the Federal Government is committed to ending insecurity in the country.
In a statement by his Special Assistant on Media and Public Relations, Dr. Umar Gwandu, made available to newsmen Thursday, Malami said the government is now set to prosecute financiers of Boko Haram.
He said in addition to the prosecution of 400 suspected Boko Haram financiers, the government has taken more measures to counter the twin trouble of insurgency and insecurity in the country.
Malami said very soon, the Federal Government will, through the Federal Ministry of Justice's Complex Case Group, resuscitate and reinvigorate the existing special terrorism prosecution courts in the country in order to bring to book all those found guilty so as to serve as deterrence to others.
As part of his Salah message, the Attorney General urges Muslims to continue to be law-abiding, have sober reflection and exhibit the imbibed lessons learnt during the period of Ramadan fast.
The Minister further salutes the commitment of clerics in enlightening their followers on various issues during the months urging them to maintain the tempo even beyond the period of Ramadan.