The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), Tuesday, said the political instability in Libya has taken its toll on all countries in the Sahel region, including Nigeria.
In a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, the President said this while receiving the Chadian special envoy at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
The statement titled “As neighbours and brothers, we’ll always stand by Chad, President Buhari assures”, reads that Buhari promised that Nigeria will always be there for the Republic of Chad as citizens of both countries are not only neighbours but brothers.
“Nigeria appreciates the support it is getting in tackling insecurity from the neighbouring country.
“We are aware of the problem Chad has with Libya, which supports some Chadian rebels, trying to destabilize the country.
“The instability in Libya after 42 years of Muammar Gaddafi affects all of us in the Sahel region”,tit reads..