The President of the Republic of Cameroon, His Excellency Paul BIYA hereby announces that within the framework of the excellent friendship and good neighbourhood ties existing between Cameroon and Chad, His Excellency Mister Idriss DEBY ITNO, President of the Republic of Chad, has decided to send an important contingent of Chadian Armed Forces to support the Cameroonian Armed Forces who are fighting against the repeated attacks of the Boko Haram Islamic sect with courage, determination and bravery acknowledged by all.

The President of the Republic warmly welcomes this gesture of brotherhood and solidarity enshrined in the constant commitment of both Head of States in favour of the stability, peace and security of their countries and their respective peoples.