Lai Mohammed, Minister of Information and Culture, has been criticized for saying Nigeria is winning the war against terrorism.
Mohammed is accused of being economical with the truth by stating that the current government is winning the war against terrorism.
The minister had said the issue of insecurity regarding insurgency under the President Muhammadu Buhari-led government is better if compared to President Goodluck Jonathan’s administration.
Speaking with BBC, the minister maintained that the situation was worst under the Jonathan-led government.
He pointed out that the “entire Northeast was a no go area” as schools, markets and hospitals were closed down due to insurgency activities.