Boko Haram

Nigerians Must Defend Themselves, Oppose the State of Emergency and US Intervention (3/3)

July 27, 2014

Baba Aye: Workers and youth should defend their communities against Boko Haram but should also oppose the government’s state of emergency which is used to bolster the rule of a corrupt elite

Big Oil and the Nigerian Frankenstein (2/3)

July 21, 2014

Baba Aye: Western oil companies have been getting away with murder, backing a self-serving local elite that enriches itself, creating the conditions for the rise of Boko Haram

Nigeria: Boko Haram Born of Poverty and Elite Politics (1/3)

July 16, 2014

Baba Aye: Boko Haram is a product of desperate poverty in the North East of Nigeria and a reflection of elite politics played with the mask of ethnicity