ECOWAS and WANEP call for increased synergy in order to prevent violent extremism in the region

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Abuja, 5th July 2018. The Commission of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) and the West African Network for Peace building (WANEP) have called for increased funding, information and intelligence sharing and synergy in cross-border security initiatives among Member States in other to support the ECOWAS counter terrorism strategy which seeks to prevent violent extremism in the region.