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Declaration of bandits, IPOB as terrorists has no longer diminished insecurity – Experts portray FG

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IPOB contributorsDeborah Tolu-Kolawole, Abuja Revealed 18 December 2021Experts have said that the declaration of bandits and the Indigenous Other folks of Biafra as terrorists has no longer diminished the extent of insecurity in Nigeria.These security specialists who spoke all the contrivance in which by strategy of a security roundtable organised by the Centre for Peace and Pattern Study of Veritas College in collaboration with the Rosa Luxemburg Foundation for West Africa continuously identified as on the Federal Govt to contain lovely governance and justice.The roundtable used to be based on the theme, ‘Interrogating prison label and the scourge of insecurity in contemporary Nigeria’.While presenting his paper, a lecturer in the Department of Defence and Security Study, at the Nigerian Defence Academy, Kaduna, Dr Adejo Sunday said, “The declaration of Boko Haram and IPOB as terrorist organisations has no longer in any methodology addressed the insecurity in Nigeria. The actions of Fulani herdsmen and bandits are worst traits in Nigeria’s security historical past.”“Despite the create bigger in labelling, there appears no longer to be any tangible improvement in the safety of the Nigerian explain. It is far foremost to conceal that the rising rate of crime and criminality in Nigeria has no longer handiest worsened the journey of insecurity.He, therefore, urged the authority to “conceal some level of unbias all by strategy of of labelling, as lovely governance and justice remain the coverage option in addressing points linked to prison labelling.”On his piece, another lecturer from the Department of Political Science, College of Calabar, Dr Obi Neji, said a disaster the set up the authority is speedy in ascribing labels to sure groups, while performing with sustained restraint in ascribing the same stages for same trends by others, has handiest fuelled suspicion and sustained insecurity.Copyright PUNCH.All rights reserved. This material, and other digital remark on this online web page, might maybe additionally neutral no longer be reproduced, published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed in complete or in piece with out prior express written permission from PUNCH. Contact:

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