ONSA, NOA Train Chief Orientation and Mobilization Officers from Adamawa, Borno and Yobe

  The National Security Adviser (NSA) Major General Babagana Mohammed Monguno (rtd) has said that the National Orientation Agency (NOA), through its Chief Orientation and Mobilization Officers (COMOs) has a critical role to play in mobilizing, sensitizing and educating people against Violent Extremism in their various communities. The National Security Adviser who was represented by…

Counter Terrorism- Under Secretary-General of the UN Office of Counter Terrorism and Assistant Secretary-General of Counter Terrorism Executive Directorate visit Nigeria

  Ms. Michele Coninsx UN Assistant Secretary General Counter-Terrorism Executive Directorate (CTED), Vladimir Voronkov UN UnderSecretary General Office of Counter-Terrorism (UNOCT), Prof. Yemi Osinbajo SAN Vice President, Abubakar Malami SAN Minister of Justice & Attorney-General during a courtesy visit of United Nations high-level delegation on Counter-Terrorism to Nigeria in the Office of the Vice President. State House…

Preventing and Countering Violent Extremism: ONSA Collaborates with International Partners to Deliver Training for Key Stakeholders.

The Office of the National Security Adviser (ONSA), in collaboration with Hedayah International Centre of Excellence on Countering Violent Extremism and the Global Centre on Cooperative Security has delivered a three-day training to 32 Strategic Communication Liaison Officers, 10 staff from the Counter Terrorism Centre, as well as 20 nominees from Ministries, Departments and Agencies…

GCTF: Criminal Justice and Rule of Law Working Group holds Expert Review Meeting On the Collection, Use and Sharing of Evidence– Abuja- 5-6 June 2018.

The Federal Government of Nigeria through the Office of the National Security Adviser (ONSA) has ensured the successful hosting of the Global Counter Terrorism Forum (GCTF)- Criminal Justice and Rule of Law (CJ-ROL) Working Group, Review Meeting on the Collection, Use and Sharing of Evidence for the purpose of Criminal Prosecution of Terrorist Suspects, slated…

Nigeria Reaffirms Commitment to a Strategic Approach that Adheres to International Norms in Countering Violent Extremism

 2ndLR President Muhammadu Buhari of Nigeria, flanked left and right by Sec-Gen of the Commonwealth, Amb. George Oguntade, Nigeria’s High Commissioner to the UK, and National Security Adviser, Babagana Monguno Outside Lancaster House London, at CHOGM 2018.   The 25thCommonwealth Heads of Government meeting, with the theme “Towards a Common Future” was held in London,…

Preventing Chemical Abuse: Experts Seek Regulation of Chemical Sales and Movement

Participants in a group photograph at the National Chemical Security Training Conference held in Abuja.    As part of measures to combat chemical abuse, the Federal Government through the Office of the National Security Adviser has issued a communique where it was said that operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency and the National…

National Security Adviser Urges Ministries Departments and Agencies to Establish National Counter Terrorism Strategy Desks

Coordinator, Counter Terrorism Centre (CCTC), Commodore YEM Musa addressing participants at the recently held NACTEST Secure Pillar quarterly meeting and training workshop held in Abuja.   As part of measures to intensify effort in the fight against terrorism through the Whole-of-Society Approach, the Office of the National Security Adviser (ONSA) in partnership with the Nigerian…

Nigerian Government Presents Policy Framework and National Action Plan for Preventing and Countering Violent Extremism to Members of the Public

From left: The National Security Adviser, Major General Babagana Mohammed Monguno (Retired), Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, and representative of Chief of Defence Staff, Major General  A Mohammed at the Public Presentation of Policy Framework and National Action Plan for Preventing and Countering Violent Extremism in Abuja on Tuesday.   The Nigerian…

President Muhammadu Buhari launches Nigeria’s Policy Framework and National Action Plan for Preventing and Countering Violent Extremism

President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday launched the Nigeria’s Policy Framework and National Action Plan for Preventing and Countering Violent Extremism at the Council Chambers, of the State House in Abuja, reaffirming Government’s commitment in addressing all the root causes of violent extremism in the country. While speaking during the launch of the new policy document, the…