Tue, 07 Jul 2020 01:00:06 GMT
How to Step Up the Fight Against Boko Haram
[allAfrica] Cape Town -- The joint military force comprising soldiers from Cameroon, Chad, Niger and Nigeria which is fighting Boko Haram insurgents has won ground but more needs to be done to make it fully effective, says a newly released 40-page re...

Tue, 07 Jul 2020 01:12:02 GMT
What Role for the Multinational Joint Task Force in Fighting Boko Haram?
[ICG] The Executive Summary of the ICG report,"What Role for the Multinational Joint Task Force in Fighting Boko Haram".

Thu, 02 Jul 2020 10:34:19 GMT
Niger Presidential Election - Two Heavy Weight Candidates Known
[Cameroon Tribune] The Minister of Interior Mohamed Bazoum and the former military junta Djibo Salou have made public their intention to run in December.

Sat, 27 Jun 2020 11:19:46 GMT
Dialogue With Terrorists Should Start With Community Voices
[ISS] Dialogue as a plausible method for countering violent extremism has gained traction in the past year as international and regional actors consider new ways to end terrorism in the Lake Chad Basin region. A violent insurgency initiated by Boko H...

Tue, 23 Jun 2020 11:52:41 GMT
100-Day Detention of Three Activists Highlights Increasing Crackdown On Dissenting Voices
[AI London] Human rights defenders languishing in jail for organising a protest to demand an investigation into misuse of funds by Niger's Ministry of Defence