Counter-Terrorism: President Deby in a Surprise Visit to MNJTF

Multinational Joint Task Force’s counterinsurgency operations in the Lake Chad Basin received a major boost as President Idriss Deby Itno of the Republic of Chad called at Sector 2 in Baga Sola Island along the common border with Nigeria.

In a brief chat President Deby offered strategic guidance and support urgently needed to ramp up the tempo of operations against Boko Haram terrorists in the locality.

Briefing the President, the Force Commander, Major General Ibrahim Manu Yusuf thanked President Deby for his guidance and support, assuring that the MNJTF will execute operations professionally and diligently in order to speedily bring succour to the traumatized populations of the Lake Chad Basin.

Colonel Timothy Antigha
Chief of Public Information
MNJTF