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We won’t surrender Nigeria to terrorists – SGF, Boss Mustapha




The Secretary to the Authorities of the Federation, SGF, Mr Boss Mustapha, has vowed that Nigeria won’t be surrendered to terrorists inflicting havocs in some components of the nation.


Somewhat, Boss Mistapha mentioned {that a} world strategy with efficient protecting measures will likely be deployed to confront the menace of the terrorists and bandits.

The SGF spoke on Tuesday night in Abuja as a Particular Visitor of Honour on the Peace Stroll In opposition to Incessant Invasion and kidnappings of scholars within the instructional establishments.

The peace stroll spherical some streets in Abuja was put collectively by the Peace Corps of Nigeria PCN in collaboration with African Union and different stakeholders to re-awake the consciousness of Nigerians to the menace of bandits.

Boss Mustapha, whose speech was delivered by the Director of Nigeria Nationwide Volunteer Providers within the SGF workplace, Mrs Olusola Aina appealed to effectively which means Nigerians to collaborate with the federal authorities and its safety companies within the combat in opposition to terrorism and banditry.

He famous with remorse {that a} staggering 10.5 million faculty kids have been compelled out of faculties by bandits along with a number of faculties already shut to forestall their college students from being kidnapped massively for ransom causes.

Particularly, the SGF famous that the Northeast area of the nation has been worst hit by insecurity challenges including that the scenario has been compounded as a result of the area had been famous for low faculty enrolment earlier than the banditry.

He pleaded with Nigerians to not wait till they fall victims earlier than rising to the problem including that an harm to 1 needs to be thought-about as harm to all.

“We should not enable bandits and terrorists threaten our unity. Secure faculty initiative of the federal authorities will likely be strengthened to safeguard our kids of their faculties.

Earlier, the Nationwide Commandant of the Corps Ambassador Dickson Akoh had famous that 1179 faculty kids had been kidnapped within the current previous by bandits in varied faculties.

Akoh mentioned that his group is apprehensive concerning the growth as a result of the targets of the bandits initially had been politicians and captains of industries for ransom causes earlier than it was shifted to harmless faculty kids.

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