Chinonso Polycarp, Bama: The Honourable Minister of International Development and la Francophonie’ Canada, Marie-Claude Bibeau has commended the Nigerian Military for the successes so far recorded in the fight against Insurgency and also for the continuous support to the Humanitarians agencies while rendering their services to the vulnerable in Borno State and the North East in general.
The Minister made the commendation at the Headquarters 21 Brigade Nigerian Army in Bama, Borno State when she led a special Canadian government delegation on a visit to Bama.
Honourable Bibeau who was accompanied by the Canadian Ambassador to Nigeria, Ambassador Christopher Thornley expressed satisfaction with the level of cooperation between the military and the various Humanitarian agencies rendering their assistance in Bama. She however pledged her government continuous support towards ameliorating the plights of the Internally Displaced Persons in Bama Camp.
In his remarks, the Commander 21 Brigade Nigerian Army, Brigadier General Garba Busala Audu expressed happiness and thanked the team for the visit stressing that the Military will continue to sustain the tempo of the successes so far recorded and provide the necessary support to the Humanitarians agencies rendering their services in Bama.
Highlights of the visit includes, presentation of souvenir, group photograph and visit to the Internally Displaced Persons Camp.