• Military to rehabilitate ‘repentant’ Boko Haram fighters

    Military to rehabilitate ‘repentant’ Boko Haram fighters

    The Director of Defence Information, Defence Headquarters, Brig.-Gen. Rabe Abubakar, on Thursday said the military will rehabilitate repentant Boko Haram members through its “Operations Safe Corridor.”

    Abubarka stated this at a News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) Forum in Abuja.

    He said the operation was to rehabilitate, reintegrate, empower and de-radicalise surrendered members of the sect.

    He said,“Nigeria being a signatory to United Nations conventions must comply fully with that portion of the convention.

    “Even if you arrest or capture an enemy or prisoner of war, […]