Lagos - The European Union (EU) has bemoaned
the killing of more people amid incessant terror the Boko Haram is carrying out
in the Northeast.
The latest terror involved two female suicide bombers
striking a local camp hosting some 50 000 people, killing at least 58.
This came days after the violence perpetrated in north
eastern Nigeria and southern Chad.
“Targeting innocent people, is unacceptable. Camps have
to remain a place of shelter and protection,” said a EU spokesperson from
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The EU expressed its full solidarity with the Nigerian
government and people in the fight against terrorism in all its forms.
“This was most recently reaffirmed to President Buhari
when he met with EU leaders earlier this month,” the spokesperson said.
The official said the fight against terrorism would again
be high on the agenda at the upcoming EU-Nigeria Ministerial dialogue mid-March.
“The EU remains engaged to support the wider Sahel and
Lake Chad region in their efforts to curb violence and terrorism.” – CAJ News
- CAJ News