A presidential candidate for the Motion Alliance (AA), Maj. Hamzat Al-Mustapha, on Tuesday, accused the Western nations of conspiracy in the Boko Haram insurgency in Nigeria.
Al-Mustapha said this throughout a dialogue on the 2023 basic elections in Abuja.
He stated though the insurgency started on November 1, 1999, it really took form following the invention of oil and gasoline in the nation in 1972.
The AA candidate alleged that western powers had been behind the continuing disaster in a number of mineral-rich African states, together with the Democratic Republic of Congo, Mozambique, and Libya.
He claimed that whereas the battle endured, oil and uranium found in the North-East and North-West in 1996 are being illegally extracted by the west and their collaborators.
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Al-Mustapha stated: “Borno State is a spot ordinarily to be feared as a result of of bombs in unsuitable locations alone. However one could ask, NGOs in Borno State, significantly the capital, are too many. Homes for lease are troublesome to seek out. They’re renting homes for 10 years and above; 18 years, and 20 years. That’s to say, there’s a plan to remain longer.
“One could ask why? Who’re these NGOs? Who certifies them and sends them to Nigeria? How come troopers and police and all uniform women and men are scared of Nigeria and scared significantly of Borno State?
“How come NGOs are a lot friendlier? The climate will not be pleasant, the climate is harsh. How come they love Borno? How come they don’t go to different peaceable nations with higher climate? What are they doing there? One could ask.
“Why are troopers operating away from the places of Boko Haram? And why are the white women and men going there even at odd hours and coming again unhindered? Why are we not asking them questions?”
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