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#Terrorism: I Headed A #Military That Lacked Equipment And Motivation To Fight – #Badeh

Immediate past Chief of Defence Staff, Air Chief Marshal Alex Badeh Thursday confessed that when he assumed office as the CDS, he headed a armed forces that lacked the relevant equipment and motivation to fight an enemy (Boko Haram terrorists) that was invisible and embedded with the local populace. Badeh made the confession just as he pointed out that the decision of certain countries (which he did not name), to deny Nigeria weapons to prosecute the war against Boko Haram, added to the challenges the military faced. Delivering his valedictory speech at his pulling out ceremony in Abuja Thursday, Badeh said, “Notwithstanding the modest successes we recorded in the fight against terror, I must say that the task or coordinating the military and other security agencies in the fight against the insurgents, is perhaps the most complex and challenging assignment I have had in my...

Full article: http://saharareporters.com/2015/07/30/terrorism-i-headed-...

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