West Africa: West Africans Constitute 40% of 70 Million Global Refugees

[This Day] Abuja -The Secretary General of ECOWAS Parliament, Mr John Azumah, has said that 40 per cent of the total 70 million refugees in the world are drawn from the 16 West African nations with Boko Haram insurgency displacing 1.2 million Nigerians alone.

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Africa: No U.S. Envoys in Abuja or Pretoria Leaves Void – CFR’s Campbell

[Council on Foreign Relations] Washington, DC -Nigeria and South Africa have been the two African countries of greatest strategic importance to the United States. They are the two largest economies on the continent, and a major venue for U.S.

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