West Africa


Ending indecision in the Sahel

Can the G5 Sahel–France Summit on 15 February advance the cause of peace in the Sahel? Ahmedou Ould Abdallah suggests solutions to the conflict in …

Overcoming the crisis in the Sahel

The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) commissioned a team of researchers and experts to find solutions to the crisis in the Sahel. Find out about their recommendations.

Nigeria’s power deficit holds back growth

Nigeria is Africa’s top oil producer, but 65% of its population do not have access to reliable power. Dianna Games examines one of the main brakes on the country’s economic development