Borno Governor, Babagana Umara Zulum has received a Cameroonian military delegation led by the 4th region joint military commander, General Saly Mohammadou at the Government House, Maiduguri.
He was accompanied by General Bouba Dobekreo, Commander Sector 1 Multinational Joint Task Force, Brigadier General Essoh Jules-Cesar, Commander Fourth Gendarmerie, GOC 7 Div Bridgdier Gen. AK Ibrahim among others
General Saly appreciated the political support rendered by Governor Babagana Umara Zulum in the fight against insurgency in the Lake Chad region.
He said the support had facilitated the smooth execution of non-kinetic operations, creating conducive environment for the return of internally displaced persons and refugees to their ancestral towns to pick up the pieces of their lives.
The Cameroonian military were in Nigeria to share experiences and to improve collaboration between forces of the two countries in the fight against insurgency in the Lake Chad region.
Responding, Governor Babagana Umara Zulum made a case for improved transborder trade between the citizens of the two countries.
He noted that, Borno State Government is planning to return most of the people affected by the insecurity that are taking refuge in the Cameroon soon.