Overview

In consultation with our partners, and a survey of over 400 experts in political violence and violent extremism, the RESOLVE Network identified Nigeria as one of the Network countries of focus. Explore our research library, view our Network partners, or login to connect with our community of experts

Nigeria Resource Library

Partner Publication
Responses to Boko Haram in the Lake Chad Region: Policies, Cooperation and Livelihoods
Omar S Mahmood, Ndubuisi Christian Ani
|
Chief among the factors enabling the rise of Boko Haram include a limited state presence and poor governance, underdevelopment and unemployment, environmental pressures enhanced by the receding…
Partner Publication
Boko Haram and violent extremism: perspectives from peacebuilders
Martin Ewi, Uyo Salifu
|
The atrocities unleashed by Boko Haram since 2009 have affected millions of people in Nigeria and the region as a whole. This policy brief presents the results of a field-based study on peacebuilders…
Article
De-Radicalising Prisoners in Nigeria: developing a basic prison based de-radicalisation programme
Atta Barkindo, Shane Bryans
|
The Nigerian Counter Terrorism Strategy recognized that force alone was not enough to combat violent extremist elements in Nigeria and that a multi-faceted approach was required to counter the threat…
Article
Boko Haram-IS Connection: Local & Regional Implications
Fr Atta Barkindo
|
Nigerian security forces have intensified their offensive against Boko Haram since the group pledged allegiance to the self-proclaimed Islamic State (IS) in March 2015, retaking most of the…
Article
Niger in The Post-Gaddafi Regional Security Context
Eric Komlavi Hahonou
|
The collapse of the Libyan regime of Muhammad Gaddafi in 2011, led to an unexpected destabilization of the Sahel region that profoundly affected Mali, Chad, Niger, Burkina Faso, Mauritania and…
Article
Collective Insecurity in the Sahel: Fighting Terror with Good Governance
Richard Downie
|
This article argues that overcoming regional terrorism is an arduous, long-term endeavor requir­ing a combination of elements that have been absent from Nigeria’s response so far. They include the…

Join RESOLVE to gain full access

Those who are not members may only view a snapshot of the network's resource library.

JOIN RESOLVE

Nigeria Experts

Kateira Aryaeinejad
RESOLVE Network Research Associate and Project Manager
Megan E. Loney
Resolve User
Brandon Kendhammer
Resolve User
Abdoulaye Sounaye
Resolve User
Hans De Marie Heungoup
I am a Political Scientist, with a concentration in Political Sociology and Security Studies. Over the last seven years I extensively published on Cameroon, Central Africa, Boko Haram and the Lake Chad Basin.
Resolve User
Egodi UCHENDU

Related Subchannels