The Center for Information Technology And Technology And Development [CITAD] has organized inter-tertiary institutions debates on insurgency to encourage youths participation in counter-terrorism in Yobe, Borno, Adamawa and the rest of the Northeast.


Speaking after the debate, the senior programme officer of CITAD, Isa Garba, said it would; generate ideas on how the scourge youths who were; principal actions and the main sources of recruitment.

He said most of the Boko Haram are youths.

The youths should spread the message by using first-hand information that the activities of the insurgents are negative to our religions, society and our economy

He said the programme was sponsored by the Northeast Regional Initiative was; not a produce winners or losers but to awaken the youths to their role in ending the Boko Haram Insurgency.


The topic was how the youths can contribute to ending insurgency in the Northeast. How students of tertiary institutions can contribute to addressing the problems of internal Displaced persons.

From the Federal University Gashua, Federal polytechnic Damaturu and the host Yobe state university..