Reports say US President Barack Obama, has announced that US armed forces have been deployed in Cameroon to help fight against the Islamist militants Boko Haram.
BBC reports that 300 US military personnel, will conduct airborne intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance operations in the region.
Cameroon and Chad have been targeted by the Islamist militants who originated from northern Nigeria.
Mr Obama said they will remain in Cameroon until “no longer needed”.
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