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Insecurity: Police Nab Foreign Nationals Training Nigeria’s Northwest ‘Terrorists’

•The foreign collaborators were arrested after Airstrikes on bandits’ hideouts in Niger--source Senator Iroegbu After successful airstrikes on locations on bandits in Niger State, men of the Nigerian Police during clearing operation have arrested two foreign collaborators allegedly training and assisting bandits terrorizing several communities in some Local Government Areas

Violence in Nigeria’s North West: Rolling Back the Mayhem

•Insecurity is plaguing north-western Nigeria, due to persistent herder-farmer tensions, rising crime and infiltration by Islamist militants. Federal and state authorities should focus on resolving conflict between agrarian and pastoralist communities, through dialogue and resource-sharing agreements, while also stepping up law enforcement. DOWNLOAD PDFFULL REPORT (EN) What’s new? Nigeria’s North West is suffering

Efforts to Address Insecurity in North West Nigeria Inadequate – French Envoy

•Stakeholders mull strategies to ending rural violence in North West •Suggests sub-regional approach Maureen Okpe The Head of Cooperation, Embassy of France in Nigeria, Mr. Ellien Helios, said that efforts to find sustainable solutions to the spate of insecurity in Nigeria particularly in the Northwest is inadequate, tasking all concerned authorities and

Nigerians: Strangers in their homeland

Editor's note: Nextier SPD Policy Weekly provides an analysis of topical conflict, security, and development issues as well as proposes recommendations to address them. In this  week's publication, NextieSPD pricked the conscience of the nation by drawing attention to the plight of the Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Nigeria. The level,