- Mrs Aisha Buhari is in a meeting with state governors’ wives and security experts in a bid to contributing the women’s quota to addressing the insecurity in the country
- The meeting is aimed at strengthening the advocacy, from the point of view of mothers, towards addressing cases of insecurity
- The outcome of the meeting is expected to be made public subsequently
Wife of the president, Mrs Aisha Buhari, is currently in a close-door meeting with wives of state governors and some security experts.
The meeting was called in a bid to contributing the women’s quota to addressing the spate of kidnapping, banditry and other manifestations of insecurity in the country, NAN reports.
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Legit.ng gathers that the meeting, convened at the instance of Mrs Buhari, is aimed at strengthening the advocacy, from the point of view of mothers, towards addressing cases of insecurity.
It would specifically dwell on minimising conflicts as well as intensifying humanitarian interventions in affected areas.
Details and outcome of the meeting are expected to be made public at the end of the meeting.
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Meanwhile, Legit.ng previously reported that the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) representative to Nigeria and Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), Antonio Jose Canhandula, advised the Nigerian government on the best way to tackle the spate of insecurity in the country, particularly in the north-east.
The UN scribe, at an ECOWAS ambassadors retreat in Uyo, Akwa Ibom state on Monday, April 17, said that the problems of Boko Haram and insecurity in Nigeria are best tackled with increased social and economic inclusion of citizens by the Nigerian government.
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