Abuja - The federal government has allied with France, and four other African countries in a bid to bring an end to the activities of terrorist group, Boko Haram in the country, Premium Times reports.
The African countries include Republic of Benin, Cameroon, Chad and Niger. The governments of these countries have entered an agreement with Nigeria to ensure insurgents do not penetrate their borders.
The terrorist group is responsible for thousands of death in the north-eastern part of the country since 2009, prompting the federal government to declare a state of emergency in Borno, Yobe and Adamawa states respectively.
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