ADEOLA AJAYI, EKITI
Despite all crime committed by the Boko- Haram some surrendered while some Kicked the bucket, those that repent we’re giving freedom to reunite and be called by the name Nigeria Citizen.
The National Identity Management Commission on Monday announced that it had registered about 900 repentant Boko Haram members.
The Director-General, NIMC, Aliyu Aziz, described the commission as a strategic partner in the effort at tackling the security challenges in the country.
“The commission has the capacity to support the Federal Government in the ongoing war against security challenges through its functional and world-class verification and authentication services residual in its modern and up-to-date database.”
Aziz said the commission had provided a credible platform to enroll and issue National Identification Number to repentant and reintegrated Boko Haram members, as well as verify their data as and when needed.