Some Silent Heroes

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There are communities that rely on vigilantes for safety

These guys risk it all. Once I met with a group in Kankara, Katsina State.

Some of them have paid the ultimate price.

A call today reminded me of the sacrifices they make in silence.

Cliche yes, maybe, but indeed, Nigeria’s security architecture needs to be strengthened even more


Amaka Okoye

Amaka Okoye

A seasoned and an award-journalist who has practiced both in and outside of Nigeria. She has covered varied beats but her forte is Conflict and Crisis Reporting. She majors in reporting terrorism, banditry and abductions in the Northern part of Nigeria.

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