Presidents Paul Biya (Cameroon), Goodluck Jonathan (Nigeria), Francois Hollande (France) and Idriss Deby Itno (Chad) have a common enemy in Boko Haram (photo: dpa)

Now Nigeria’s neighbours face terror threat from Boko Haram

The crimes of the Boko Haram terrorists who have taken over a large area of northeastern Nigeria are many. They include murder, rape, kidnapping, forced religious conversion and suicide bombings. But this is not a regional rebellion only affecting Nigeria: it is part of a much broader geopolitical destabilisation movement. The group’s immediate objectives are likely to be expanding its sphere of influence on the northern part of Cameroon, threatening N'Djamena, the capital of Chad, and trying to link up with the jihadists in Libya.

‘WE ARE part of the Islamic Caliphate. We have nothing to do with Nigeria.’

Those were the words of A...

Unlock the report
8.95 EUR
Secure, instant payment by credit card
 Charles Millon
Cameroon paid a high price to secure the release of hostages taken by the rebel group, giving them more funds for arms
read more about it in the report
Who will benefit?
  • Report is targeted to the decision makers in cross country manufacturing – suppliers, manufacturers, logistics.
  • Also considered useful for the administrative university facilities, to better understand the possibe effects of current decisions.
By clicking "I Agree" below, you acknowledge that you accept our Privacy Policy and Terms and Conditions. Feel free to check out our policies anytime for more information.
I agree