Attacks on ‘Freed Area’ Kill 29 as Displaced Return


 At least 29 people were killed by suspected Islamist insurgents in northeastern Nigeria on Monday, showing insecurity still plagues areas the military said it secured. The militants invaded Dille and its surrounding villages in the southern part of Borno state … read more

City Guides


Why plans for a dream Eldorado city in Lagos are not radical enough


 The government of the state of Lagos–Nigeria’s commercial capital–has proudly proclaimed it is building a new city that will become the new financial centre of Nigeria, and perhaps West Africa. The scale of the Eko Atlantic project is immense and … read more

Essential Info


Repatriation Blues: Expats Struggle With the Dark Side of Coming Home


 Nobody tells you about this part. Expats are good at preparing for their next exciting post, whether it’s in Burundi or Boston. They’ll study the language, find the best place to live, read up on the food, the climate, and … read more