Niger's Bold Move to Neutralise Boko Haram
In December 2016, the government of Niger launched a deradicalisation and reintegration programme for Boko Haram fighters who quit the battlefield, writes Obi Anyadike for Irin.
IRIN, 17 July 2017
Demobilising ex-combatants as part of a peace deal is hard to do at the best of times. But increasingly - from Kenya to Somalia - it's being tried in the middle of ongoing… Read more »
IRIN, 6 July 2017
There has been a worrying upsurge in Boko Haram violence in Niger's southeastern Diffa region, adding to the caseload of an already underfunded humanitarian crisis. Read more »
Al Jazeera, 3 July 2017
Suspected Boko Haram fighters have killed at least nine people and abducted as many as 40 others in southeast Niger, according to local officials. Read more »