Daily Trust newspaper had reported that about 300,000 children have lost their lives to Boko Haram insurgency in the Northern region of Nigeria.
The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) revealed that the children lost their lives in the last 12 years.
2 things the Federal Government of Nigeria can do to tackle banditry and terrorism in the Northern region of Nigeria :
1. Stipends should be paid to repentant Boko Haram terrorists :
Stipends should be paid to repentant Boko Haram terrorists in the Northern region of Nigeria just like the former Niger Delta militants during the administration of former President Umaru Musa Yar'Adua.
(Photo Credit - BBC)
The terrorist should be given amnesty where a certain amount of should be given them monthly.
2. Federal Government should procure more arms to fight insurgency in the Northern region :
Federal Government should buy more arms to fight insurgency in the Northern region of Nigeria.
(Photo Credit - Vanguard Newspaper)
They should provide more arms for the military troops fighting terrorism in the Northern region. This will help in their fight against banditry and terrorism.
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