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Boko Haram: Experts list ways of re-integrating repentant insurgents


The West African Network of Peacebuilders (WANEP-Nigeria) and the International Centre for Counter-Terrorism (ICCT) have urged the Federal Government to ensure all ratified international and regional legal instruments regarding Countering Violence Extremism (CVE) are incorporated in any Rehabilitation and Reintegration (R&R) framework. They made the call yesterday in Abuja at

Zamfara: How we will end insecurity – Muttawalle

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The incoming governor of Zamfara, Hon. Bello Muhammad Mattawalle, of the Peoples Democratic Part (PDP) has assured that security is one of his paramount areas to be tackled by his government to turn the current state of penury into Eldorado, Daily Post reports. In a telephone interview with DAILY POST, Mattawalle

Two dead as violence breaks out in Jos metropolis

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There was pandemonium in Jos North LGA of Plateau State, following a violent disturbance in some part of the metropolis caused by the murder of an unidentified civilian around Dutse Uku of the LGA Sunday afternoon. DAILY POST reports that trouble began when the corpse of a male was found in

Do not ignore Obasanjo’s comment on insecurity, Soyinka to FG

Wole Soyinka, nobel laureate, has urged the federal government to consider the comment by Olusegun Obasanjo, former president, on the rising insecurity in the country. The foremost playwright was speaking at an event organised by the United Bank of Africa to mark the 2019 Africa Day, in Lagos, on Wednesday. While delivering

Man allegedly steals 1,000 litres of diesel in Lagos

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A 43-year-old petrol attendant, Musbau Hamisu, was arraigned on Thursday in a Magistrates’ Court in Badagry, Lagos State for allegedly stealing 1,000 litres of diesel. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Hamisu, who works with God’s Decision Petroleum Company, at Joseph Dosu Way, Badagry, Lagos is charged with theft. ASP