African Leaders Must Take Strong Action Against Terrorism In The Continent - President Jonathan
President Goodluck Jonathan has
charged African leaders to take action-oriented approach against the activities
of terrorists on the continent.
He gave the charge while
speaking at the African Union Peace and Security Council meeting in Nairobi,
President Jonathan said the AU
has what it takes in terms of legal, political and normative instruments to
deal with the rising sophistication of terrorists, adding that the task ahead
was to ensure the effective use of the instruments.
He regretted the increasing
wave of violence perpetrated by Boko Haram, Al Shabbab and Lord Resistance Army
on the continent.