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- DocumentNigeria Stability and Reconciliation Programme, 2015Some cases of attacks by the suspected militants of Jamaatu Ahlis-Sunna Liddaawati W al Jihad (JAS) were reported in communities in Yobe and Borno states in December 2015. However, the Federal Government announced that the military has met the presidential deadline of defeating the insurgents by December 31.Document
The response of the Kano state government to violent conflict since 2009: Lessons learned and policy implicationsNigeria Stability and Reconciliation Programme, 2014Kano State, created in 1967, is the most populous state in Nigeria, with 9.4 million inhabitants, as recorded in the 2006 census. Its capital, Kano City, is an ancient commercial and religious hub, and the commercial, industrial and political centre of the North.DocumentAfrican Centre for Constructive Resolution of Disputes, 2014From ISIS in Syria and Iraq to the Movement for Unity and Jihad in West Africa (MUJAO), Al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM) in the African Sahel and Al-Shabaab in the Horn of Africa, these complex and multifaceted coalitions of non-state actors are directly transforming the way in which conflicts manifest and evolve.