Statement by the White House Press Secretary on Nigeria

Washington, DC–(ENEWSPF)–December 26, 2011. 

We condemn this senseless violence and tragic loss of life on Christmas Day.  We offer our sincere condolences to the Nigerian people and especially those who lost family and loved ones.  We have been in contact with Nigerian officials about what initially appear to be terrorist acts and pledge to assist them in bringing those responsible to justice.