EXPLORING THE INFLUENCE OF FOREIGN TERRORIST GROUPS IN WEST AFRICA: A STUDY OF NORTH EASTERN NIGERIA AND THE CHAD BASIN

Grace Oluseyi Oshinfowokan (PhD), Humphrey Ukeaja

Abstract


Ever since Boko Haram's leader Abubakar Shekau pledged allegiance to Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi in March 2015, the group has been seen as firmly in the Islamic State fold both the Islamic state, Boko Haram and al-Qa'ida, all have a history of cooperation with jihadis in Nigeria. Including factions within Boko Haram, maybe making a takeover bid. This study adopts the secondary means of data collection, reviewed many relevant illiterates and hinged its theoretical framework on globalization theory as its support. Furthermore, the study recommends that Nigeria strengthen its border control measures, collaborate with it sits neighbouring nation-states, and purchase more modern military equipment to fight Terrorism.

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