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Boko Haram, whose name means “Western education is sinful” in the northern Hausa language, has frequently attacked schools in the past.
Scores of people were killed in two attacks last week

He said the budget was aimed at consolidating the socio-economic transformation of the state, adding that a large percentage of the proposed expenditure was to be spent on capital projects

This followed the imposition of a 24-hour curfew by the Joint Task Force in the state after suspected members of dreaded sect, Boko Haram, launched an attack on the Mobile Police Unit in the state

HURIWA said the failure of the Federal Government to hold top security chiefs responsible for failure of security in their areas of jurisdiction is partly responsible for the continuous breach of the peace and security by all sorts of armed non-state actors across Nigeria since this administration assumed office