Blog entries from: Africa in Transition

Campbell tracks political and security developments across sub-Saharan Africa.

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July 24 2014

From Africa in Transition Thu Jul 24 2014, 16:39:40

On July 23, there was an effort to murder two of Nigeria's prominent Muslim leaders, Sheikh Dahiru Bauchi, a cleric...

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July 23 2014

From Africa in Transition Wed Jul 23 2014, 16:46:54

With its violence, its ritualized executions, its mixture of the utterly archaic with AK-47s and YouTube videos, its behavior modeling...

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July 22 2014

From Africa in Transition Tue Jul 22 2014, 14:40:06

Unlike other radical Islamist groups, such as the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), Nigeria's Boko Haram has not...

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July 21 2014

From Africa in Transition Mon Jul 21 2014, 13:30:09

Below is a visualization and description of some of the most significant incidents of political violence in Nigeria from July...

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July 17 2014

From Africa in Transition Thu Jul 17 2014, 15:34:04

This is a guest post by Allen Grane, former intern for the Council on Foreign Relations Africa Studies program. Allen...

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July 16 2014

From Africa in Transition Wed Jul 16 2014, 14:29:17

This is a guest post by Jim Sanders, a career, now retired, West Africa watcher for various federal agencies. The...

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July 15 2014

From Africa in Transition Tue Jul 15 2014, 15:23:29

On July 14, the New York Times carried the obituary of Umaru Dikko, a former Nigerian minister accused of corruption...

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July 14 2014

From Africa in Transition Mon Jul 14 2014, 15:04:46

Below is a visualization and description of some of the most significant incidents of political violence in Nigeria from July 5...

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July 10 2014

From Africa in Transition Thu Jul 10 2014, 14:13:48

Mamphela Ramphele, the founder of the political party AgangSA (Agang is the northern Sotho word for 'build') in 2013, announced...

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July 9 2014

From Africa in Transition Wed Jul 9 2014, 14:05:39

African elites generally do not like the International Criminal Court (ICC) that sits in the Hague. There is a widespread...

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