Monthly Archives: January 2014

From the Publisher

From the Publisher As we go to press, the situation in South Sudan is unraveling and deteriorating fast, with former Vice President Riek Machar Teny Dhurgon challenging President Salva Kiir Mayardit in a struggle for power and resources. The situation … Continue reading

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US Pressures Nigeria on Boko Haram

By Ambassador Curtis Ward The Obama Administration has taken steps to create a new dynamic in U.S –Nigeria relations, by designating Boko Haram and Ansaru (a 2012 splinter group from BH) as Foreign Terrorist Organizations (FTOs) and as Specially Designated … Continue reading

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Central African Republic: The Wages of Francoise Bozize’s Sin

By Osuolale Alalade The unremitting blood letting in Central Africa along ethno-religious lines was not inevitable. Africa got it right in Central Africa in late 2012 as it mobilized militarily to put in check the Seleka band to protect the … Continue reading

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