that is just the way to go. no amnesty

AFRICA NEWS UPDATE

President Goodluck Jonathan of Nigerian has stated that his government cannot grant an amnesty to the militant group Boko Haram because the government does not known who its members are or what they want to achieve in their attacks.

President Jonathan said the Boko Haram militants are like ghosts, operating under cover with no identity.

President Jonathan was on his first official visit to the north-eastern region worst hit by the group’s insurgency since it began operation in 2009.

“On the issue of amnesty, you cannot declare amnesty for ghosts, Boko Haram are still operating as ghosts, you don’t see the person,” he told reporters in the city of Maiduguri which is considered to be the headquarters of Boko Haram.

“You cannot declare amnesty for people that are operating under a veil so we can’t even discuss the issue of amnesty, let them come, let them tell us their problems”…

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