Africa, Raped by a “Humanitarian Mission”

Africa, Raped by a “Humanitarian Mission”

Recently, the activities of humanitarian and peacekeeping missions on the African continent have increasingly begun to appear in scandalous chronicles in various media outlets. These are numerous crimes of various kinds committed by the Blue Helmets in the Central African Republic (CAR). On September 30, the Ethiopian authorities declared seven members of the UN mission…

The US Is Turning Oil-Rich Nigeria into a Proxy for Its Africa Wars

The US Is Turning Oil-Rich Nigeria into a Proxy for Its Africa Wars

Under the cover of counterterrorism, AFRICOM is beefing up Nigeria’s military to ensure the free flow of oil to the West, and using the country as a proxy against China’s influence on the continent. Last month, Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari wrote an op-ed in the Financial Times. It might as well have been written by…

Is Nigeria’s Twitter Ban a National Sovereignty or Anti-Democratic Move?

Is Nigeria’s Twitter Ban a National Sovereignty or Anti-Democratic Move?

Observers are divided over whether Nigeria’s decision to ban Twitter in response to the platform deleting a controversial tweet by President Buhari directed against southeastern separatists is a principled move in support of national sovereignty or an anti-democratic one aimed at stifling growing dissent. Africa’s most populous nation of Nigeria recently banned Twitter in response…

Abject Lunacy: Biden Administration Claims Nigeria Is Doing Censorship Because They Banned Twitter Over Censorship

Abject Lunacy: Biden Administration Claims Nigeria Is Doing Censorship Because They Banned Twitter Over Censorship

These Biden people have gone beyond the pale, and beyond parody. Twitter censored Muhammadu Buhari, Nigeria’s president. Nigeria responded by banning Twitter. The US government is now shilling Twitter talking points, claiming that stopping censorship is the real censorship. The State Department issued a statement demanding that Nigeria reverse the ban. “The United States condemns…

Nigeria’s Racing Towards a Nightmare Scenario

Nigeria’s Racing Towards a Nightmare Scenario

The sudden outbreak of multisided violence in Nigeria’s largest city is pushing Africa’s most populous country towards the nightmare scenario of full-fledged destabilization which could have tremendous humanitarian and geopolitical consequences if it isn’t stopped before the situation spirals even further out of control. Anti-SARS Destabilization The world’s attention abruptly turned towards Africa’s most populous…

US Targeting of Nigeria: Is America Fearful of Africa’s First Superpower Emerging?

US Targeting of Nigeria: Is America Fearful of Africa’s First Superpower Emerging?

The US is punishing Nigeria amid a current humanitarian crisis where the West African nation is grappling with a violent terrorist problem in the form of Boko Haram; a terrorist entity that the US indirectly helped rise to power. The Trump administration is considering expanding its travel ban to include five more countries, including Nigeria….