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James Barnett

James Barnett

James Barnett is a Fulbright researcher in Nigeria affiliated with the University of Lagos and the Centre for Democracy and Development in Abuja. He is also a nonresident fellow with the Hudson Institute in Washington, D.C.

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The Bandit Warlords of Nigeria

The Bandit Warlords of Nigeria

Northwestern Nigeria is suffering from a devastating conflict that most observers are still struggling to characterize. The violence has received far less international attention than the jihadist insurgency in Nigeria’s northeast, perhaps in part because these militants defy easy categorization.

James Barnett