President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday hosted his Nigerien counterpart, Mohammed Bazoum, on a state visit. Their discussion dwellrd on the increasing security threats ravaging the two countries.

The two leaders discusstd joining hands in tackling challenges of
security and strategic stability affecting the sub-region and the globe.

The relationship between Nigeria and Niger is considered a true model
of interstate friendship.

Niger Republic which is regarded as the world’s poorest country has a
long running battle with Jihadists.

The nation had witnessed invasions of terrorists through the forests in
Zamfara, Yobe into Niger and Kaduna states in Nigeria.