ABIDJAN – The special representative of the UN Secretary-General for West Africa, Saïd Djinnit, on Wednesday stressed the importance of collective regional action to face the increasing insecurity threats in the West African sub-region.
According to Djinnit, “there must be collective action taken by West African countries with the support of the international community to face the terrorist activities in the Sahel and in north-east of Nigeria.
“It is important to underline the decisive aspect of stability in Nigeria, in the region and in the continent.’’
The summit had proposed the strengthening of bilateral, regional and multilateral cooperation in fighting terrorism. (PANA/NAN)