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How A Federal University Plans To Use 60 Hunters To Protect School Premises

The kidnapping of professors and their children on university campus by gunmen has been a source of worry to most people in the academic world.

Recent stories of how gunmen attacked some school has made the federal university in Lokoja to look for ways on how to protect students and lectures.

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According to Punch newspaper, the Federal University Lokoja has said it has engaged the services of 60 hunters to help with campus security.

It was also reported that the head of the school said the abduction of university staff in different parts of the country necessitated the move to employ hunters while adding that students would not be allowed into their hostels until the institution is satisfied with the security on its premises.

The move made by the management of the Federal University of Lokoja is good and it can also help to reduce insecurity in their campuses.

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The University management should train the local hunters on how to tackle insurgency, they should also give the hunters weapons and other equipment that will make it easy for them to fight against gunmen during attack in the school premises.

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However, the school should not only rely on local hunters to safe guard the institution. The federal government should also engage more security agencies and intelligence to protect the lives of student and lecturer of federal institution that are prone to bandit attacks especially at the northern region of the country.

With the level of insecurity in the country, University managements should ensure they deploy tight security measures at the entrance of the school premises and also at the institution student campuses.

Dear distinguished readers, what are your opinions concerning Federal University of Lokoja that want to deploy 60 hunters to help tackle insecurity in the school campus ?

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