The Allure of ISIS Has Reached Long-Stable Ghana

“Over the past couple of decades Ghana has won a hard-earned reputation as a stable and settled democracy. Yet, as news broke last week that a young university graduate from Ghana had left home to join Islamic State of Iraq (ISIS), it was hard not to dread the prospect of a mass exodus or worse, deadly jihadist violence on our shores. Those concerns were heightened when an investigative report by popular local radio station Starr FM reported that ISIS agents in Ghana are enticing unemployed youths with promises of cash and a gateway to heaven.”

Source: The Allure of ISIS Has Reached Long-Stable Ghana – Defense One

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