Nigeria: Community’s Perception of Legitimate Authority Matters for Rehabilitation and Reintegration

In Nigeria, current strategies for the rehabilitation and reintegration of violent extremist offenders—as exemplified by the government-initiated Operation Safe Corridor—have lacked the community support and assistance needed to ensure their success. Through a series of five workshops with traditional and religious leaders and government representatives, conducted across Bauchi and Abuja, as well as an intensive … Continue reading Nigeria: Community’s Perception of Legitimate Authority Matters for Rehabilitation and Reintegration