Boko Haram

Chibok girls release is good news, just when Buhari needs it most

Simon Allison

Buhari has been ill for most of this year, drastically cutting back his official schedule. This was one event he could not afford to miss


​Climate change brings failed states and violent conflict

Sipho Kings

Control of increasingly scarce water is being used by armed groups to challenge central governments, causing untold suffering to civilians.


Boko Haram leaves cruel legacy of trauma and starvation

Adri Kotze , Eromo Egbejule

Lay counsellors are being trained to assist a handful of psychiatrists to deal with the minds of Nigerians racked by Boko Haram terror


Boko Haram: 'Deradicalisation' is the only hope for the stolen when they're 'free'

Adri Kotze

Could psychosocial programmes turn extremists into moderates?


'I was married to a Boko Haram': What happens when a victim returns to her village?

Eromo Egbejule

Eighty two of the Chibok school girls, kidnapped by Boko Haram in Nigeria three years ago, have been released. But what now?