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Kaduna Residents Mixed on Removal of Some Security Checkpoints

Kaduna residents in northern Nigeria have mixed feelings about security checkpoints being dismantled in the city after years of operation. The army said the move mainly affects the snap checkpoints, not the permanent ones, and reflects improving security as the military makes gains against the Islamic militant group Boko Haram.   It is evening rush hour and traffic eases through the city center. On the roadside, there are scattered and abandoned sacks filled with soil.   They...

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