Global Terrorised Index 2018, has revealed that Nigeria emerged as the third most terrorised nation in the world.


According to the report,it says “Total deaths from terrorism in Nigeria fell to 1,532 in 2017, a drop of 16% from the previous year.”


This was released on Wednesday, thereby placed Nigeria as third after war-torn countries like Iraq, Afghanistan and ahead of Syria and Pakistan.


This year’s Global Terrorism Index showed a continuing trend of a decline in terrorism, with deaths from terrorism falling for the third consecutive year, after peaking in 2014.


Meanwhile,PUNCH reported that GTI finds out that terrorism is still widespread, and even getting worse in some regions.