Nigeria – Attack in Maiduguri (March 16, 2016)


France condemns the attack of March 16 on a mosque on the outskirts of Maiduguri, the capital of Borno State, which left some 20 people dead and as many injured.

We offer our condolences to the families of the victims and to the Nigerian authorities.

France supports Nigeria and its neighbors in the fight against terrorist violence, which continues to affect the lives of millions of people in the Lake Chad basin.