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December 26, 2017

Nigeria Security Tracker Weekly Update: December 16 to December 22

This update represents violence in Nigeria and violence related to Boko Haram in Nigeria, Cameroon, Chad, and Niger between December 16 to December 22.


March 9, 2017

Sub-Saharan Africa
Madueke Trial to Begin in June

Former Nigerian Minister of Petroleum Resources Diezani Allison Maduekwe will be tried for money laundering in the United Kingdom in June. For many observers,  Maduekwe is the face of high-level corr…


September 16, 2013

Sub-Saharan Africa
Are Rising African Divorce Rates a Social Good?

This is a guest post by Jim Sanders, a career, now retired, West Africa watcher for various federal agencies. The views expressed below are his personal views and do not reflect those of his former e…

A woman walks through Olusosun rubbish dump in Nigeria's commercial capital Lagos, April 18, 2007.