In recent times, Nigeria has witnessed violence and insecurity challenges. Efforts to tackle this problem have taken different dimensions. One of such that is being commended is that of the Youths in Maiduguri, Borno State known as the Civilian JTF.
At the Forum, participants noted that this model of cooperation between security agencies and civilians which is a global practice is very critical towards restoring peace.
The role of the media towards restoring peace was also highlighted. The Forum had in attendance participants from several civil society groups.