Abuja - The United States is working with
Nigeria and other partners in the region to develop a comprehensive
counter-Boko Haram strategy, an envoy said.
US Ambassador to the United Nations, Samantha Power, said
the strategy includes a more coordinated military campaign, improved
humanitarian access and response, a well-resourced stabilisation and governance
strategy, and expanded efforts to combat violent extremism.
She stated this late Thursday during her meeting with President
Muhammadu Buhari at the State House in Abuja.
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Power also highlighted the growing threat Boko
Haram‬ poses to the Lake Chad Basin region.
She also engaged with leaders of Bring Back Our Girls
group, civil society, internally displaced persons, students and other young
Power’s visit has also taken her to Cameroon and
Chad, which are also affected by the Boko Haram crisis.
- CAJ News