Nigeria, Cameroon To Sign Pact On Fight Against Boko Haram

Nigeria and Cameroon will tomorrow hold talks in Abuja to strengthen efforts on collaboration on the fight against insurgency in West Africa.

According to a statement from the Defence Headquarters, issued by its spokesman, Maj.-Gen. Chris Olukolade the three-day bilateral meeting would take place at the DHq, and will be hosted by the Chief of Defence Staff, Air Chief Marshal Alex Badeh, whose Cameroonian counterpart and would have in attendance his Cameroonian counterpart and military delegation.

Olukolade noted that the forum was a follow-up to previous international and regional meetings to foster common ground in the fight against insurgency and terrorism.

“The bilateral talk is expected to advance the collaboration to contain the activities of terrorists in the two countries through coordinated military operations along the borders.