Lagos -? The United Kingdom Minister for Africa, James Duddridge, has denounced the spate of terror by the Boko Haram violence in Nigeria and neighnouring countries.
"I condemn the latest brutal attacks on innocent civilians in Nigeria, Chad and Cameroon," he said late Wednesday.
"Our thoughts are with the families of those who lost their lives and all who were affected by terrorist action."
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He said the UK stood firm with the governments in the Lake Chad region in their fight against terrorism.
The Boko Haram terror has claimed more than 20 000 lives and displaced over 2 million people mostly in Nigeria.
- CAJ News