Governor of Borno, Babagana Zulum disclosed that the Nigerian Army needs 100,000 additional soldiers to win the war against Boko Haram.
He spoke in Maiduguri on Wednesday when some members of the house of representatives visited him.
The governor said the war against Boko Haram cannot be won without adequate military personnel and funding.
He recommended the recruitment of at least 50,000 people from Borno to join the army in fighting the insurgents.
He said,“You cannot fight this insurgency to an end without technology and without manpower and without funding.