The statement strongly condemns the triple suicide attacks and also expressed condolences to the families of the victims and to the Government and people of Nigeria, and wishes a speedy recovery to the injured.
‘The Secretary-General expresses his sincere condolences to the families of the victims and to the Government and people of Nigeria. He wishes a speedy recovery to the injured. He hopes those responsible for these attacks will be swiftly brought to justice’,the statement reads.
Penpushing also reports that, the Secretary-General reiterates the solidarity of the United Nations(UN) with the Government of Nigeria in its fight against terrorism and violent extremism, and also renews the commitment of the United Nations to continue to support regional counter-terrorism efforts.