Category Archives: Nigeria

The Rise, Fall, and Rise Again of Boko Haram

[Translate] The Rise, Fall, and Rise Again of Boko Haram Eeben Barlow February 1, 2017 Africa, Central Africa, Features, Security, Southern Africa Smoldering cars and buildings product of a suicide bombing attempt by Boko Haram. Photo courtesy of the Diariocrítico … Continue reading

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Boko Haram: Nigeria Hires SA Mercenaries Illegally

[Translate] Boko Haram: Nigeria Hires SA Mercenaries Illegally Nkem Ikeke In recent weeks, there have been reports about a regional alliance between Nigeria, Chad, Cameroon, Niger and Benin through a Multi-National Joint Task Force (MNJTF) with the aim wiping out … Continue reading

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Shell spending millions of dollars on security in Nigeria, leaked data shows

[Translate] Shell spending millions of dollars on security in Nigeria, leaked data shows Internal documents reveal oil company spent $383m over three years protecting staff and installations in Niger delta region Afua Hirsch and John Vidal guardian.co.uk, Sunday 19 August … Continue reading

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