The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has placed six Nigerians on its terror list.
The UAE cabinet in a resolution No 83 of 2021, named 38 persons, 15 organizations as being involved in financing terrorism in the country, Al Arabiya News reports.
This is part of the country’s ongoing crackdown on financiers of terrorism, with a directive already issued to security agencies to go after the persons.
The six Nigerians are Abdurrahaman Ado Musa, Salihu Yusuf Adamu, Bashir Ali Yusuf, Muhammed Ibrahim Isa, Ibrahim Ali Alhassan, and Surajo Abubakar Muhammad.
Last year, six other Nigerians were jailed in the emirate over involvement in funding Boko Haram, leading subsequently to the arrest of 400 persons across the country.
The following is the full list of added individuals:
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05 September 2022