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Ghana communities organize security 'watchdog' groups

May 30, 2023

Refugees crossing into northern Ghana to escape jihadi violence in the Sahel region have raised fears that terrorists are also crossing the border. Local communities are being encouraged to organize "watchdog committees," but some observers urge caution.

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Maxwell Suuk Maxwell is a TV reporter based in Tamale, Northern Ghana.
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