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Maiduguri Under Assault

A large and strategically important Nigerian city came under heavy assault by Boko Haram fighters as John Kerry met with Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan in Lagos. If Maiduguri falls to Boko Haram, it...
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The Baga Massacre

Baga is a fishing town on the shores of Lake Chad in northeastern Nigeria.  Earlier this week, word began to trickle out of this remote region of a massacre--perhaps as many as 2,000 people killed--that took...