President Buhari lauds Chadian Forces for counter-insurgency campaign in Lake Chad Basin
Written by COMFORT 95.1FM on December 16, 2019
President Muhammadu Buhari has given kudos to Chadian Forces for their contributions to the counter-insurgency campaign in the Lake Chad Basin.
Chad, Nigeria, Niger, Cameroon and Benin are part of the regional force fighting Boko Haram insurgents under the Multinational Joint Task Force.
Represented by the Minister of Defence,Retired Major General Bashir Magashi, during an operational visit to the Headquarters of the Sector 3 Nigerian Army Operation Lafiya Dole in Monguno, President Buhari described the troops as heroes who sacrificed their lives in the defence of the nation’s territorial integrity and the people.
He also commended the troops for their bravery and gallantry in the successful execution of the war against the insurgents as well as the peace restoration process.