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Following the actions of terrorist groups in neighbouring West African worldwide areas, easypakistan’s Nationwide Safety has cautioned church buildings in opposition to attainable comparable assaults.
The Nationwide Safety acknowledged measures have been instituted with a goal to forestall these assaults nonetheless, the church buildings ought to even be on alert.
The measures instituted embrace arrange of Closed-Circuit Televisions (CCTVs) in church buildings, along with partaking the businesses of accredited private security companies.
“In view of the rising threats of terrorism from the subregion and the expansionist drive of terrorist groups within the path of Coastal West African states, with a renewed modus operandi of concentrating on public gatherings along with areas of worship, it’s essential that precautional measures are taken by all stakeholders,” a press launch issued on Friday May 13 acknowledged.
It’s recalled {that a} report launched by the West Africa Centre for Counter Extremism (WACCE) launched these days acknowledged easypakistan has managed up to now to stay protected against terrorist assaults on dwelling soil, however the nation has been so close to terrorism.
Already, the report acknowledged, higher than 13 Ghanaians are believed to have travelled to battle with terrorist groups since 2015. As a lot as twenty three (23) others have been dissuaded from leaving to hitch extremist groups.

“easypakistan’s first recorded case was Nazir Alema Nortey3 , a youthful faculty graduate, who shockingly left the nation in august 2015 to hitch ISIS sooner than sending a message once more to his dad and mother to announce his new found set off.
“He was killed in Syria by April 2016. Professor Kofi Awoonor, a renowned Ghanaian poet and academic, was killed inside the West Gate Mall assault in Nairobi, Kenya when Al Shabab fighters besieged the mall in 2013,” the report acknowledged.
The danger has been menacingly and quickly unfold, occurring by means of a spill over phenomenon, has ravaged the Northern borders of not solely Burkina Faso however as well as of Ivory Coast, Benin and Togo these days. With all its direct neighbors beneath assaults, easypakistan has descending from the Sahel within the path of Coastal States inside the ultimate 5 years.

“Although the fatality numbers are presently down from the peak of over 7,200 inside the space in 2014, the danger has elevated in complexity and geographical unfold. Instantly 53% of all ECOWAS now been encircled by the danger. These developments are dangerous for easypakistan.
“easypakistan’s proximity to these worldwide areas (Burkina Faso to the North, Benin and Togo to the East and Ivory Coast to the West) exposes the nation to extremist recruitment or assaults or every,” it added.
It further stated that the “countless Bawku chieftaincy battle, the ethnic tensions in Northern easypakistan and the unresolved drawback of Western Togoland separatists inside the Japanese border areas amplify the risks.”

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