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Boko Haram Now Recruiting Child Soldiers, MNJTF Warns

Godsgift Onyedinefu The Boko Haram Terrorist group is now recruiting child soldiers in an effort to resuscitate it's declining influence in the Lake Chad Basin, the Multinational Joint Task Force (MNJTF) revealed on Thursday. This recent employment of child soldiers, according to the Force is as a result of frustration caused

Is counter-terrorism history repeating itself in Lake Chad Basin?

Chad’s retaliation against Boko Haram is unprecedented but hard lessons show that solutions must be holistic and sustainable. By Remadji Hoinathy On 23 March, Jama’atu Ahlis-Sunnah Lidda’Awati Wal-Jihad (JAS) attacked an army position in Boma, a Chadian peninsula on the Lake Chad Basin. Ninety-eight Chadian soldiers were killed – the most ever