Thursday, June 05, 2014

Boko Haram Graphics

Remember the kidnapped Nigerian girls? Still missing. These graphics of Boko Haram violence suggest why Lagos, on the southwest coast (population about 20 million), has tended to ignore it, and why the people of Borno state in the northeast (population 3.2 million) are suffering so greatly. (These were produced for the BBC by the Armed Conflict Location and Event Data Project, ACLED, at the University of Sussex.) 

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