The News Agency of Nigeria reports that other sub-regional leaders participating in the summit include the Presidents of Niger Republic, Mohamed Bazoum and Central African Republic, Prof. Faustin Touadera.
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Impeccable sources confirmed that the ISWAP jihadists clash occurred on Sunday, less than 24 hours after reports emerged of the appointment of a new ISWAP terrorists’ Governor of the Lake Chad region, Amir Aliyu Chakkar.
Silva disclosed this while speaking to newsmen after an operational meeting on Chad Basin with the Chief of Army Staff and top officers and commanders of Nigerian Army on Thursday in Maiduguri.
The Chief of Military Public Information for MNJTF, Colonel Timothy Antigha, disclosed this in a statement issued from N’Djamena, Chad on Thursday.
Each country in the region has the potential to militarily defeat Boko Haram ISWAP within their boundary, but no single state can defeat them within the region
Notable among threats to contemporary international security is the spate of Islamic fundamentalism. These threats have manifested in varying dimensions, depending on the strategy of its actors. In certain cases, the threat has taken advantage of state fragility, while in other instances, the threat has been a deliberate challenge against perceived western cultural imperialism.
“The Lake Chad Basin Is So Culturally Intertwined That All Hands Must Be on Deck At The Same Time – This is the Only Answer To Jihadist End Game In The Region.”
In a communiqué issued at the end of the Second Meeting of the Lake Chad Basin Governors’ Forum in Niamey, governors expressed the need to commit to a set of common regional priorities for stabilisation in the region affected by Boko Haram.
Lake Chad Basin Governors’ Forum is to hold its second meeting in Niamey, Niger with a view to ensuring stability, peace and sustainable development in the region affected by activities of Boko Haram.
The Federal Government has solicited the cooperation of Russia to eliminate the Boko Haram insurgents from Nigeria and the Lake Chad Basin countries.
The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, says the Boko Haram terrorists are being contained with the recent renewed joint military offensive against them in Northern Borno and border areas.
The Chairman, Council of Ministers, Lake Chad Basin Commission, Suleiman Adamu, says $5 billion (about N1.84 trillion) is required to recover the Basin’s areas affected by Boko Haram crisis.
The National Commission for Refugees, Migrants and Internally Displaced Persons, said on Monday that the agency had almost concluded arrangements to repatriate Nigerian refugees from Cameroon.
The United Nations Children’s Fund has accused the Boko Haram terrorists’ factions of carrying out grave atrocities against children in Nigeria and the Lake Chad Basin region over the course of 2018.
The Minister of Interior, Lt.-Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau (Rtd), says tackling insecurity requires the efforts of the four countries within the Lake Chad Basin.
No fewer than 140 soldiers were reported killed in the last one week by Boko Haram Terrorists in Borno State.
Mamadou Sow, Head of ICRC’s Operations in the Lake Chad Basin, in a statement on Sunday made an appeal to the Nigerian Government, communities and individuals towards the release of two medical workers.
Onyeama said this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria after a meeting with the UN team leaders on the sidelines of the 73rd UN General Assembly in New York.
The international donor conference on Boko Haram holding in Berlin on Monday pledged $2.52 billion to help countries in the Lake Chad Basin to fight Boko Haram.
The UN has renewed its support to continuous quest for stability, recovery and resilience to the Lake Chad Basin to put it on the path to sustainable development.