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Why does Nigeria have trouble fending off Boko Haram raids?

Apparently yesterday Boko Haram pulled off a near repeat of a famous raid of theirs: 300 gunmen kidnapped 160 people. This about a week was after the Nigerian army announced they rescued a similar ...
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Why is net favorability for Israel so high in Nigeria even after the Gaza incursions?

Source: Morning Consult Political Intelligence. Image source Why is net favorability for Israel so high in Nigeria even after the Gaza incursions? I was reading an article on how Israel's net ...
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Was Nigerian COAS Gen. Faruk Yahaya actually arrested/imprisoned?

There are various stories from Dec last year that Nigeria's Chief of Army Staff, general Faruk Yahaya was sentenced to jail or prison for contempt of court. The chief of army staff was also jailed ...
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Do Pakistan, Nigeria, Bangladesh, or Indonesia consider overpopulation to be a problem? [closed]

Abdel Fattah Al-Sissi said that overpopulation was, along with terrorism, the two real threats to Egypt, and took countermeasures in 2017. https://www.egypttoday.com/Article/1/40295/What%E2%80%99s-...
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