Boko Haram: Why Chad withdrew troops from Nigeria

05/01/2020 – The recent decision by Chad to withdraw its troops assisting Nigerian Soldiers in the fight against Boko Haram under the aegis of the Multinational Joint Task Force (MJTF) may not be unconnected with the closure of borders by the Federal Government, The Nation has learnt. Continuer à lire … « Boko Haram: Why Chad withdrew troops from Nigeria »

Counterterrorism Yearbook 2018: West Africa and the Sahel

2018/04/10 – The security situation is evolving rapidly in West Africa and the Sahel—and worsening in places. The region has already featured quite prominently in the news in the first quarter of 2018. There has been another mass abduction of girls by the Islamist group, Boko Haram, in Nigeria, then an attack in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso’s capital, against the army’s headquarters and the French embassy. Continuer à lire … « Counterterrorism Yearbook 2018: West Africa and the Sahel »