All About Boko Haram

 All About Boko Haram

http://www.brookings.edu/blogs/africa-in-focus/posts/2014/05/06-emergence-of-boko-haram-adibe

Explaining the Emergence of Boko Haram

Jideofor Adibe, Africa in Focus, May 6, 2014

This article explains the historical roots of Boko Haram and analyzes contending theories about this non-state armed group.

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http://www.brookings.edu/blogs/africa-in-focus/posts/2014/05/09-trajectories-boko-haram-conflict-nigeria-adibe

 Possible Trajectories of the Boko Haram Conflict in Nigeria

Jideofor Adibe, Africa in Focus, May 9, 2014

In this article, the author analyzes various scenarios in which the violence perpetrated by Boko Haram and Ansaru can be contained or widened.

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http://www.brookings.edu/blogs/africa-in-focus/posts/2014/05/14-boko-haram-nigeria-adibe

Boko Haram in Nigeria: The Way Forward

Jideofor Adibe, Africa in Focus, May 14, 2014

In this article the author recommends short- to-medium term strategies concurrently with the long-term strategy of resolving the crisis in Nigeria’s nation-building processes in order to contain and, eventually, neutralize Boko Harm’s and Ansaru’s terrorism