LDESP AFRICA NEWS UPDATE: April 2014
The focus of the 21 April 2014 edition of the LDESP Africa News Update includes articles, reports and analysis regarding the nexus between Economy and Security in the continent, with particular focus on Nigeria and the recent elections in Algeria.
In Review: Between Security Concerns & Economic Hopes
“Africa is Refuting the Usual Economic Pessimism,” Wall Street Journal
“Hello Nollywood: How Nigeria became Africa’s Biggest Economy,” The Guardian
“Islamists Abduct More Than 100 Girls from Nigeria School: Security Official,” Times of India
“Boko Haram Increases Deadly Attacks on Civilians in Norther Nigeria,” Voice of America
Africa’s Pulse, World Bank Group
Algeria News Headlines: recent elections, governance
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