CFR Staff

Jack McCaslin

Research Associate, Africa Policy


"Facing Rising Insecurity, Southwest Governors in Nigeria Launch Policing Initiative," with John Campbell, Africa in Transition,, January 24, 2020.

"Death of Iranian General Soleimani Provokes Muted Reaction in Africa’s Giants," with John Campbell, Africa in Transition,, January 7, 2020.

"Abacha, Abiola, and Nigeria’s 1999 Transition to Civilian Rule," with John Campbell, Africa in Transition,, November 21, 2019.

"More Shiite Processions Met With Bloodshed in Nigeria," Africa in Transition,, September 19, 2019.

"The NBA's New Africa League Builds on Strong Foundation," Africa in Transition,, June 5, 2019.

"Conflict in Nigeria Is More Complicated Than 'Christians vs. Muslims'," with John Campbell, Africa in Transition,, May 1, 2019.

"Nigeria's Laws Hold Women Back, and the Economy Suffers," with Alexandra Bro, Africa in Transition,, March 8, 2019.

"Dozens Reportedly Killed as Nigerian Military Fires on Shia Protesters," Africa in Transition,, November 2, 2018.

"Zuma's Exit Was Proof of the Health of South Africa's Democracy," with John Campbell, World Politics Review, March 23, 2018.

"Somaliland Peacefully Elects and Swears In Another President," Africa in Transition,, January 9, 2018.

"Lord Lugard Created Nigeria 104 Years Ago," Africa in Transition,, January 2, 2018.