This is a security and stability review for Nigeria for the week ending 13 October 2019, as summarized by MEA Risk Analyst Arezki Daoud. The full report is available to clients either of or at Subscription information is available on those websites. This week’s review looks at insurgency and counter-insurgency activity in the northeast, banditry in the northwest and central parts of the country, as well as issues of criminality, infrastructure challenges and other issues.