Latest Politics Top Stories

BORNO ATTACKS: US reaffirms support for Nigeria in fight against terrorism

US accuses China of hacking organisations carrying out research on COVID-19

The United States on Monday condemned the killing of 43 rice farmers by Boko Haram fighters in Borno State.

In a statement issued by the US Embassy in Abuja, Washington also offered its condolences to the families and friends of those killed or kidnapped by the terrorists.

The government said it stands with Nigeria in the fight against terrorism.

READ ALSO: Those responsible for beheading 43 rice farmers in Borno must be brought to book —UN

The statement read: “The United States offers our deepest condolences to the families and friends of those killed or kidnapped.

“These abhorrent attacks are a stark reminder of why the United States stands with the Nigerian government and people as they fight to defeat terrorism and work to bring the perpetrators to justice.”

Join the conversation

Opinions

About the author

Ripples Nigeria

We are an online newspaper, very passionate about Nigerian politics, business and their leaders. We dig deeper, without borders and without fears.
www.ripplesnigeria.com

/* ]]> */