This is as the National Security Adviser, General Babagana Monguno (retd), has said that the new leader of the Islamic State of West African Province, ISWAP, Mallam Bako was two days ago killed by the military.
Briefing journalists after the meeting of security chiefs presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, the NSA, said President Buhari gave the military the marching order because of the elevated security challenges in Anambra state.
Monguno said, "The President has directed that by no means will anything be allowed to prevent the election from taking place effectively. Individuals reserve a right to vote and select their chief. He said that the president made it clear that the armed Forces and law enforcement agencies must make sure that the election take place
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