FG develops plan to reduce threat of Boko Haram in northeast


The Federal Government of Nigeria has developed an action plan for Demobilization, Disassociation, Reintegration and Reconciliation (DDRR) aimed at reducing the threat of Boko Haram, achieving peace, and facilitating the provision of international support and assistance in the North East.

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The Head, Countering Violent Extremism (CVE), Office of the National Security Adviser (ONSA), Mrs. Catherine Udida, in a statement said this follows significant success developed and adopted a De-Radicalisation Programme Guide (October 2015) and a Policy Framework and National Plan for Preventing and Countering Violent Extremism – PCVE (August 2017).

Udidida said this as part of Government’s implementation of non-kinetic measures to defeat the menace posed by Boko Haram terrorists.

To achieve this, she said the ONSA, the Ministry of Justice (Attorney-General’s Office), and the…

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