ECOWAS issues security advisory to staff in FCT, closed environ


The Economic Community of West Africa States (ECOWAS) has issued a security advisory to all members of its staff and the Nigerian public warning them about the infiltration of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) and environs by terrorists and bandits, who intend to kidnap people for ransom.

ECOWAS issued an Urgent Security Advisory dated July 27, 2022, under the Immediate Security Advisory (ISA) sent to all its staff.

It reads: “This immediate Security Advisory is sent to all ECOWAS Staff to adhere to the current state of insecurity sweeping across the country lately.

“Intelligence reports warned of a plan by undesirable elements to infiltrate various parts of the country…

Source: Nigerian Tribune