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Leah Sharibu

Country: Nigeria Key Fact: The only remaining student abducted by ISIS-WA from the 2018 Dapchi school kidnapping who has not been released. Abducted On: February 19, 2018 Biography: On February 19, 2018, the Boko Haram faction ISIS-WA attacked the Government Girls Science and Technical School in Dapchi, Yobe State, Nigeria. …

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Fighting to survive: Conflict in northeast Nigeria | Borno state | Médecins Sans Frontières

Pulka is currently hosting more than 40,000 displaced people; some in camps, and others living with the host community. With no civil authorities present, the town is completely controlled by the military. People’s movements are limited to a short distance beyond the town’s perimeter to farm, but many people do …

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What is Kingibe telling Buhari?

Niran Adedokun([email protected]) In addition to its revisionism, last week’s “revelation” by Ambassador Babagana Kingibe that former President Olusegun Obasanjo was instrumental to the annulment of the June 12, 1993 election is as deceptive as it is unhelpful. Unhelpful, not just for Nigeria but also for the retired diplomat whose motive …

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EU inaugurates €26m recovery project in Yobe

The European Union (EU) has said it has launched €26 million (Euros) project in Yobe state to strengthen recovery and resilience of internally displaced persons and other vulnerable groups. The Head of EU delegation to Nigeria, Kurt Cornelis, stated this at the launching of “European Union Supported Yobe Resilience Project …

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