Labour congress Advices FG on Boko Haram Insurgency

Written by on March 22, 2021

by steph

Following renewed attacks by Boko Haram insurgency, the Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, has advised the Federal Government and security agencies to adopt new strategies to tackle insecurity and terrorism.

The organized labour stated that the insecurity in the country is assuming a more dangerous trend by the day.


President of the NLC, Comrade Ayuba Wabba, while speaking to newsmen in Abuja, noted that Boko Haram’s recent attack on Auno town along Maiduguri-Damaturu road, which left more than 30 persons dead, scores of women and children abducted and 18 vehicles burnt, was aimed at undermining the efforts of Borno State Governor, Professor Babagana Zulum and security operatives in tackling insurgency in the state.

The NLC called on President Buhari to adopt a new security strategy in order to end the carnage.


Wabba also called on the Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister of Justice and the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN) to see to the release of Agba Jalingo, a journalist incarcerated at the Calabar Correctional Facility since 22nd August, 2019.

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