The President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday, met with the President of Chad’s Transitional Military Council, General Mahamat Idriss Deby, assuring the Chadian Leader that Nigeria will assist the country to stabilise and return to constitutional order.
The President stated this while playing host to Lt. Gen. Mahamat Idris Deby Itno, at the state house Abuja.
According to president Buhari:
“We are bound together by culture and geography, and we will help in all ways we can,” President Buhari told his visitor. “Nigerians know and appreciate the role Chad played in helping us to combat terrorism, and we will continue the collaboration.”
Deby took over the mantle of leadership in Chad after the death of his father on April 19, 2021.