4 May 2016
On a state visit to Nigeria, President Paul Biya of Cameroon has signed a treaty on trade cooperation between countries and conservation of the Benue River.
The agreement was reached following talks between President Muhammadu Buhari of Nigeria and Paul Biya. The discourse spanned across security, agriculture and immigration issues.
The visiting Cameroonian President is in Nigeria at the invitation of President Muhammadu Buhari.
Agreements eventually signed on the trade agreement cover trade cooperation between Nigeria and Cameroon, conservation of the Benue river, security, agriculture, infrastructure and immigration issues among others.
Additionally, both countries have military agreements – the Multi -National Joint Task Force (MNJTF) – set up to end Boko Haram terrorism along their borders.