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Emerging Security Threat in Africa: Boko Haram

Since 2009, violence between the government forces and Boko Haram has peaked. An intensive conflict erupted between Boko Haram and the Government in July 2009 when the members of the Boko Haram terrorist group rejected the implementation of a national law related to the use of motorcycle helmets while driving. According to the helmet law, both drivers and passengers have to use helmets for their own safety but the members of Boko Haram rejected it because of the fact that the members of Boko Haram using motorbikes were very poor and illiterate young, therefore they did not want to buy helmets. Many unemployed youngs criticised that helmets were very expensive.[1] The second reason was that the Boko Haram terrorist group in the north of the country have particularly refused using it because Boko Haram does not accept the Federal Government of Nigeria as a legitimate power in the country and believes that the Government of Nigeria does not protect the interests of the Muslims living in …