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Eleanor Whitehead

Eleanor Whitehead

    Nigeria's addiction to the death sentence
    Nigeria's addiction to the death sentence
    As much of the rest of the world geared up to celebrate winter holidays in December last year, a group of 54 soldiers formerly deployed to fight...
    The growing appeal of popular uprisings in Africa
    The growing appeal of popular uprisings in Africa
    It’s been a month since protesters in Burundi began their campaign to block President Pierre Nkurunziza from seeking a third term in office....
    Boko Haram exploits army's decline
    Boko Haram exploits army's decline
    In a small hospital in the Diffa region of southeastern Niger, a roomful of Nigerian soldiers wait patiently for medical workers to change their...
    What happened in Baga, Nigeria?
    What happened in Baga, Nigeria?
    Accounts of Boko Haram attacks on the remote northern Nigerian towns of