The spokesperson under the Goodluck Jonathan administration, Reno Omokri, has reacted to the response of President Muhammadu Buhari on the Boko Haram suicide bombings in Mandarari community in Borno State.
President Buhari on Monday, expressed sadness over the killings and also sent his condolences to the victims of the attack.
The President in his statement wrote, “I commiserate with the families of the victims of yesterday’s Viewing Center bomb blasts in Mandarari, Konduga LGA of Borno State.”
“My deepest condolences to all those affected.”
Omokri in his reaction on Twitter noted that the residents of Borno do not need the President’s condolences but action to put an end to the attacks carried out by the Boko Haram insurgents in the state.
Reno in his tweet wrote, “Dear General Buhari, Borno people do not need COMMISERATION. They need ACTION.”
“Last month, you went to Qatar to lie that Boko Haram were defeated.”
“These are people that could have helped us defeat Boko Haram. But you LIED to look good to them.”