The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has joined Governor Babagana Umara Zulum of Borno State in interesting to each the Federal Authorities (FG) of Nigeria and the Nigerian Military to do the whole lot potential in helping the state authorities in resettling and reintegrating Boko Haram insurgents and ISWAP fighters who’re surrendering.
The Islamic group desires the FG and the Nigerian Military to deal with the returning Boko Haram insurgents and ISWAP fighters like brothers newly discovered, including that they need to be skilled in invocations that may allow them cater for themselves and their households in future.
MURIC’s attraction was contained in an announcement forwarded to BEEHIVE GOSSIPS by its director, Professor Ishaq Akintola, on Thursday.
The assertion reads:-
“Nigeria’s North-East battle zone has witnessed a dramatic change with Boko Haram insurgents and ISWAP fighters laying down their arms of their hundreds. Consequently, the zone has been inundated with an unusually massive variety of ex-insurgents and former ISWAP fighters.
“This has created a humanitarian duty for the state authorities. Consequently, the state governor, Professor Babagana Umara Zulum, yesterday appealed to each the Federal Authorities (FG) and the Nigerian Military to help the state in resettling the surrendering fighters.
“MURIC joins the hardworking Governor Zulum in interesting to each FG and the Nigerian Military to do the whole lot potential in helping the state authorities in resettling and reintegrating. A governor who spends many of the day with troops on the battle entrance and many of the night time strolling across the metropolis, visiting hospitals and instructing in lecture rooms to make sure that all sectors are working must be supported.
“We lay emphasis on the truth that peace-making is cheaper than preventing wars whereas significant growth and development can solely happen in a peaceable surroundings. FG ought to due to this fact go all out in making certain that its deradicalizing course of is accompanied by abdomen infrastructure and financial resettlement.
“Boko Haram insurgents and ISWAP fighters who’re surrendering ought to be resettled and skilled invocations that may allow them to cater for themselves and their households in future. Fast and significant resettlement will encourage the remaining insurgents and fighters to embrace peace.
“MURIC additionally appeals to the civilian inhabitants in Borno to manifest a spirit of lodging and integration of remorseful insurgents and fighters. We warn towards the stigmatization of any kind. Returning fighters ought to be handled like brothers newly discovered. What they want is our understanding, cooperation and kindness.
“As we spherical off, we remind each FG and the Nigerian Military that it’s extra necessary to win the battle than to win the battle. Battles are received in trenches, however the battle can solely be received within the minds of males. Solely a swift, efficient and significant resettlement of remorseful Boko Haram insurgents and ISWAP fighters can win the actual battle.”