EMPOWERING COMMUNITY SECURITY OPERATIVES FOR COUNTERING TERRORISM IN LOCAL COMMUNITIES IN NIGERIA

Joan Mbagwu (PhD)

Abstract


Terrorism in Nigeria has posed huge insecurity and countering it is majorly managed by the government which should not be so. There is a need to expand the strategy for countering terrorism to include the local and traditional security operatives for sustainability of the program. It is important that traditional security structure be mainstreamed into the government security structure as it will only make the counter terrorism sustainable, it will be easy for be owed by the communities which will institutionalize the program.


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