Nigeria's Anti-Terrorism Strategy Criticised

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has faulted the government's anti-terror strategy, calling for more effort in ending the Boko Haram insurgency in the country.

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Founder and President, Obasanjo Holdings Nigeria Limited, Nigeria, captured during the africa Progress Panel Report during the World Economic Forum on Africa 2011.

  • Nigeria:  Jonathan's Approach to Boko Haram Faulty - Obj

    Vanguard, 9 January 2013

    FORMER President Olusegun Obasanjo, yesterday, said more could be done to reach out to the militant Islamist group Boko Haram to find out what leads it to carry out acts of ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  TUC Boss Wants Obj to Lead Negotiation With Boko Haram

    Vanguard, 9 January 2013

    President of Trade Union Congress of Nigeria, TUC, Mr. Peter Esele, yesterday, said former President, Olusegun Obasanjo should be appointed by President Goodluck Jonathan to lead ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Obasanjo to Jonathan - Reach Out to Boko Haram

    Daily Trust, 9 January 2013

    Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has said more could be done to reach out to the Boko Haram sect to find out what leads it to carry out acts of violence. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Gboko Residents Flee Homes, As JTF Hunts Boko Haram Kingpin

    Leadership, 10 January 2013

    The residents of Agase, a suburb of Gboko in Benue State, have fled their homes for fear of reprisal attacks from Boko Haram insurgents. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Boko Haram - Obasanjo Advocates 'Carrot and Stick' Approach

    This Day, 9 January 2013

    Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has faulted the Federal Government's anti-terror strategy as he called for more efforts in ending the Boko Haram insurgency in the country. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Still Playing Dangerous Politics With Boko Haram

    Daily Trust, 9 January 2013

    For the umpteenth time President Goodluck Jonathan has seized the opportunity of his attendance at a church service to reassure Nigerians that the end of Boko Haram insurrection in ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Corruption Under Jonathan Is Too Much - Obasanjo

    Leadership, 9 January 2013

    Former president Olusegun Obasanjo yesterday said the current level of corruption in Nigeria is assuming an unimaginable proportion and mind-boggling. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Obasanjo and Policy Articulation (opinion)

    This Day, 9 January 2013

    Former President Olusegun Obasanjo was recently reported as saying that while his administration laid the foundation for democracy it should be the task of succeeding governments ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  IG, Adefaye, Others Speak On State Police, Boko Haram At Summit

    Vanguard, 8 January 2013

    FORMER State Security Service, SSS chief and security consultant, Barr. Mike Ejiofor, saw the summit as a good development which would help policing in Nigeria because it provided ... read more »

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