Niger Republic President, Mahamadou Issoufou, on Monday commended the President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration for fighting the Boko Haram insurgents to a standstill.
Issoufou made the commendation at the public presentation of a book written in honour of President Buhari in Abuja, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports.
The book, in three parts and 24 chapters titled: “Muhammadu Buhari – The challenges of leadership in Nigeria,’’ was written by Prof. John Paden.
The Nigerien President, who spoke in French, saluted Buhari’s leadership qualities, saying Nigerians and Nigeriens had a lot to learn from the Nigerian leader.
He acknowledged Buhari’s achievements in the areas of security, good governance and the fight against corruption.
According to Issoufou, Niger Republic will continue to partner with Nigeria and other countries in the Lake Chad Basin in checking the menace of Boko Haram in Nigeria and beyond.