Regions / Nigeria
Amid a delayed election and a horrific Boko Haram insurgency, Nigerian women and girls are increasingly becoming targets — and tools — of violence.
There's no purely military solution to the insurgency raging across northeastern Nigeria.
Nigeria and Senegal have declared victory on Ebola even as healthcare workers in Texas contract it.
Is the conflict in South Sudan the opening salvo in the battle for a continent?
The U.S. government should be making it more difficult to sell weapons—at home as well as abroad.
Beset by infighting among militias and rampant arms trafficking, Libya in 2014 is a cautionary tale about the long-term consequences of military intervention.
The rationale that Islamist extremists offer for civilian casualties is nothing new.
What do you expect from a group that doesn’t believe in ― never mind evolution ― evaporation?
Many families in Nigeria are already skeptical about women's education. The Nigerian government's failure to protect schoolgirls makes it worse.
As global civil society calls for a renewable energy revolution, the U.S. Congress is considering an African energy initiative that leaves the door wide open to fossil fuels.