Islamists in Africa
Islamists in Africa
Civilian Militias Take up Arms Against Boko Haram

As the Nigerian state struggles to respond to Boko Haram’s conquest of the north, vigilante volunteers are taking up the fight.

Islamists in Africa
Boko Haram’s Mosul Moment?

Nigeria may have contained Ebola, but keeping Boko Haram from establishing an Islamic State will be a hard and bloody fight.

Islamists in Africa
Militants Attack Oil Facility in Nigeria

Militants have bombed a state-run oil facility in Nigeria. If the Islamist group Boko Haram is targeting the country’s key industry, we can expect a firm response from Abuja.

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