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Why Chad Landed on Trump’s Travel Ban List

No one can quite figure out why Chadians are no longer allowed to travel to the United States, but some people are blaming Chad’s fiscal woes brought on by historically low oil prices. Read more

December 8, 2017 Read More

Oil Money and African Armies

Over the past decade Africa has been on a military buying spree, with government expenditures on national militaries up 48% between 2007 and 2016. Numbers released in … Read More

October 21, 2017 Read More

Boko Haram’s Resurgence

A recently released report drafted by the United States’ Department of State is making waves in Nigeria, with some politicians and media outlets seizing upon the contents to critique the Nigerian government’s fight against terrorism…Read More

September 23, 2017 Read More