Nigeria hands over oil-rich Bakassi to Cameroon

A member of the United Nations delegation said that "The Nigerian-Cameroon relationship will develop very well because of the handing over."

Nigeria hands over oil-rich Bakassi to Cameroon
Nigerian delegates formally signed over the oil-rich Bakassi peninsula to Cameroon on Thursday, a Reuters witness said, ending a decades-old dispute that brought the two neighbours to the brink of war.

"The Nigerian-Cameroon relationship will develop very well because of the handing over," said Kieran Prendergast, a member of the United Nations delegation at the event.

Reuters
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