Country located around Lake Chad Basin has launched a new strategy aimed at completely defeating Boko Haram and Islamic States West Africa Province in the region.
In this combined military arrangement, forces from Nigeria, Chad and Niger under the osmosis of the Multi-National Joint Task Force will adopt new offensive strategy to ensure the remnants of the terrorist groups are wiped out of the region.
This was made known by Brigadier-General Benard Onyeuko who is the acting director of Defence media operations.
According to him,
“The MNJTF is a combined multinational formation, comprising units, mostly military, from Benin, Cameroon, Chad, Niger, and Nigeria.”
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“These heinous acts necessitated the contiguous nations of the Lake Chad basin to jointly launch this massive onslaught on the terrorists across the common borders extending into the Northern Tumbuns of the Lake Chad Basin in Nigeria.”