To deepen regional collaboration to end terrorism in the north-eastern region of Nigeria, a delegation of Field Commanders from the Cameroon Defence Forces on Saturday, February 3 arrived Maiduguri, the capital of Borno State to interface with Nigerian troops.
In a release by the Director Army Public Relations, Brig. Gen SK Usman on Saturday, said 'the 14-member delegation led by Brigadier General Djonkeb Fredrick will meet with the Theatre Commander and other Formation Commanders of Operation Lafiya Dole for the third joint security assessment meeting between Nigerian and Cameroonian Operational commanders from 2 - 4 February 2018.
On arrival, the delegation took the advantage to visit some Cameroonian troops receiving treatment due to injuries sustained in a joint operation with troops of operation Lafiya Dole.
'The delegation, accompanied by the General Officer Commanding 7 Division had quickly paid a visit to 7 Division Medical Services and Hospital to sympathise with some Cameroonian troops who were wounded in action during a recent joint operation with troops of Operation Lafiya Dole along the Nigeria - Cameroon border' Usman added.