In the wake of mounting violence by the Boko Haram insurgency, Nigeria’s displaced population may be close to a million, according to IOM.
While the main focus of the volume is political discourse and civic engagement, papers are welcome from related topics that focus on ‘Democracy in Nigeria at 15’. In keeping with the focus, researchers submitting abstracts are encouraged to equally consider Nigeria socio-cultural dimensions relevant to their research.
As Nigeria marks six months without a new case of polio, Rotary has announced $8.1 in grants to help the country in its final push to eradicate the disease within its borders.
Violence and conflict in north-eastern Nigeria continue to affect both local residents and displaced people in Niger’s far south-eastern Diffa region.
GENEVA, Switzerland, January 13, 2015/African Press Organization (APO)/ — In the wake of a major attack carried out by the Islamist militant group Boko Haram on the town of Baga, in northern Nigeria, a team from Medecins Sans Frontieres/Doctors Without Borders (MSF) is assisting survivors who have fled to the […]
GENEVA, Switzerland, January 13, 2015/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Three years after the fall of the former regime, the Libyan people find themselves no closer to realizing their aspirations for a better future. Security conditions continue to deteriorate and life remains hard, particularly for migrants. According to IOM Libya Chief […]