Boko Haram arrests worsen Cameroon prison conditions
YAOUNDE 06 January 2016 (IRIN) - Detention conditions in Cameroon's prisons are worsening as thousands of people suspected of having links with Boko Haram are thrown into jail. An ill-equipped court system fails to process the cases, while suspects languish indefinitely, and more and more arrive from the Far North Region each week.
IRIN | 06-Jan-2016 01:00

Is education Boko Haram’s biggest victim?
KADUNA/DAKAR 07 December 2015 (IRIN) - The mass abduction of schoolgirls, the displacement of millions, and the relentless suicide attacks have received most of the Boko Haram headlines, but the exodus of teachers and the disintegration of the education system could be a longer-lasting legacy that sets northeastern Nigeria back a generation. | 07-Dec-2015 01:00

Fleeing Boko Haram: nowhere to run, nowhere to hide
KADUNA/MAIDUGURI, NIGERIA 02 November 2015 (IRIN) - The Boko Haram insurgency has claimed more than 25,000 lives in the past six years. Since 2014, it has escalated and splintered across a wider swathe of West and Central Africa, uprooting millions of people in the process. Where should they go? This special feature examines the bleak options and explores what the future holds.
IRIN | 02-Nov-2015 01:00

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