WRITTEN BY KALAHAN DENG
The news of the surrender followed by announcement by the Nigerian military last week by what it called operation safe corridor , the program designed to rehabilitates and integrates the BOKO HARAM insurgents who are willing to put-down their weapons and integrate into society. Therein, repentant insurgents would go into vocational training for a period of time and the government would provide them with financial support to start a new life.Nigerian ministry of defence said that,”some of the insurgents decided to take the advantage of a new era.
The head of the Nigerian Air-Force said that many of the so called BOKO HARAM fighters are divided and most of them are just tried of fighting a war that they cannot win. As a result, 800 gave themselves over to the military last week and needed a lot of help.