Wednesday, 7 May 2014

Chibok Girls:Goodluck Recieves Britain,China Offer Of Assistance

In furtherance of efforts by the Federal Government to locate and rescue the girls abducted from the Government Girls Secondary School, Chibok, President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan Wednesday requested and received a commitment from Britain to deploy its intelligence gathering resources in support of Nigeria’s security agencies currently engaged in the search and rescue operation.
President Jonathan who spoke with the British Prime Minister, Mr. David Cameron on the phone after meeting with Premier Li Keqiang of China who is on an official visit to Nigeria, asked and received a promise of the deployment of British Satellite Imaging capabilities and other advanced tracking technologies  in support of the ongoing effort.
The President thanked Mr. Cameron,  the British Government  and people for their concern over the fate of the abducted girls and their willingness to provide concrete assistance to save th  e girls from the terrorists who  seized them from their school.
He told the Prime Minister that the Ministry of Foreign Affairs will liaise with the British Government through its High Commission in Nigeria to work out practical details of the promised support and collaboration against terrorism.
The Peoples’ Republic of China has also offered to assist in the effort to rescue the abducted girls.
In talks with President Jonathan earlier today, Premier Li Keqiang  promised that his country will make any useful information acquired by its satellites and intelligence services available to Nigeria’s security agencies.
Mr. Keqiang assured the President that China will support Nigeria’s fight against terrorism in every possible way, including the training of military personnel for anti-insurgency operations.
 
Reuben Abati
Special Adviser to the President
(Media & Publicity)
May 7, 2014
 


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5 comments:

  1. I love Goodluck, he is so smart. China is brought in to check USA excesses .

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  2. I thank God o! Shekau and his supporter's are in trouble. I love our President for taking this bold step. We shall overcome the mad man called Shekau.

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  3. I am not happy that our president is so clueless that he had to invite foreigners into our land. This does not speak well of the leadership in Nigeria, seriously.

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    1. Which one u dey Oga1? If GEJ act you people will complain, if he didn't act you people will complain. Are u happy with the Chibok abduction and all the activities so far? Don't be an enemy of progress pls.

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  4. my ppl I'll lik u to watch an indian
    film "mission istanbul", mayb we'll
    understand d prob of nigeria nd BH.
    May God protect us all, ameen

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