The ISIS Terrorist Group in Nigeria to Recruit Fighters – FG

December 24, 2014 12:52 pm

The Federal Government has raised alarm over the presence of some agents
of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, ISIS, in Nigeria to recruit
more fighters into their fold. The National Coordinator, National Information
Centre and Director-General of the National
Orientation Agency (NOA), Mike Omeri made this known in a
signed by his Special Adviser, David Akoji yesterday Dec. 23.

said that intelligence information gathered by Security officials show
that three South African nationals disguising as humanitarian workers
are currently in the country to facilitate the recruitment of some
Nigerians into the islamic terror group. He appealed to Nigerians to be
vigilant and report humanitarian workers with suspicious

“Nigerians are known the world over to be selfless, hospitable and
humanitarian. We believe in the brotherhood of all mankind and no one
should be allowed to take advantage of these virtues or turn them into
vices. Nigerians are therefore advised to report to security agencies without
hesitation, any group or non-governmental agency whose overt or covert
activities are suspicious or have tendencies to jeopardise the innocence
of our youths and the security of our people wherever they are in the
world,” he said.

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