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Vol 54 No 14

Published 5th July 2013


Nigeria

The governors and the insurgency

Quieter streets along with fewer attacks and bombings suggest the declaration of emergency rule in Adamawa, Borno and Yobe states is holding back, for now, the momentum of the Boko Haram Islamist militia’s attack on government institutions and the security forces. Yet few believe the effect will be more than temporary.

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