State of emergency was declared in Adamawa State due to its proximity to Cameroon and the need for the military to have a wide area of coverage.

Minister of Foreign Affairs, Ambassador  Olugbenga Ashiru stated this on Friday in Abuja at a meeting with Foreign diplomats in the country.

He allayed fears of human rights abuse by military men deployed to Adamawa, Borno and Yobe States


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