Nigeria Joins Coalition against ISIL

At the commemoration of the 70 years of the existence of the United Nations, U.S president, Barack Obama while speaking at the U.N general assembly on the issue of counter -terrorism especially the activities of the ISIL (Islamic state of Iraq and the Levante) ,  which is one of the biggest terrorist coalition in the world today  said the U.S led coalition against the group was open to other nations including Russia and Iran .

Also the United states President also mentioned that Nigerian,Tunisia and Malaysia have also joined the coalition  against the terrorist group  which has wrecked havoc in Syria, Iran,Iraq and the middle east.

Nigeria's president,Muhammadu Buhari will also be speaking at the counter-terrorism summit ,

 Meanwhile Nigeria is still battling the terrorist group,Boko Haram which has sought to create an Islamic state in the northern  eastern region of the Country for the past six years and is also responsible for the kidnap of over 200 girls from Chibok in Bornu.

Boko Haram was reported to have joined ISIS earlier this year making it a subsidiary of the group in Western Africa.

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