Armed nomadic herdsmen are now posing a deadlier threat to Nigerians than any terrorist group.
Hundreds of thousands of Somali refugees have fled Al-Shabab across the border. But in Kenya, they face racial profiling, police searches and the constant threat of repatriation.
The government’s divide-and-rule strategy seems to be working and there are rumours the police have drawn up a “kill list”.
The death of Shaimaa al-Sabbagh sent shockwaves through Egypt’s left. Now, with elections postponed again, the movement is at an impasse.
“A revolution is basically a human change, not a political one,” he says. “People are no longer the Egyptians they were under Mubarak.”
Removing symbols of the past is an ineffective form of protest.
Ruling president peacefully concedes power to opponent after loss.
As the PDP and APC battle it out on the billboards, alliances continue to shift in a country defined by its political changeability.
The Labour party is missing the opportunity to stand up proudly for low-paid workers and those who rely on state support.
While the UK still has a military recruitment age of 16, it’s hard to see how effective they can be in helping other countries relinquish the practice.
David Cameron has started targeting the low-paid in a new benefits trial; this message could undermine his claim to be in favour of Britain’s "hardworking people".
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