The war against foreign-funded NGOs — from India to Israel — is harming democratic governance, not enhancing it.
Nigeria’s president is trying to prove he can get from Washington what his predecessor couldn’t, but it might not be enough to get him re-elected.
The West needs a strong, committed, engaged White House to hedge against China’s inexorable rise.
Americans are exhausted keeping up with Donald Trump’s every tweet. People in Somalia, South Sudan, Nigeria, and Yemen are exhausted by violence and hunger.
A wave of brutal violence against visiting college students is forcing the country to examine its racism problem.
The stability of Africa’s most populous nation has hinged on an unwritten political rule that might be coming apart.
A new UNICEF report details how the terrorist group relies on children to do its dirty work.
New leaked records undercut Shell’s vigorous denials it was involved in a sprawling Nigerian corruption scandal.
Muhammadu Buhari was so lethargic in office that his ongoing 44-day absence has re-energized his presidency.
Rapid population growth isn’t an economic opportunity — it’s a looming disaster that politicians are powerless to stop.
It’s time to start setting priorities for the coming year of war and conflict.