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MNJTF sees Boko Haram’s defeat on the horizon

With the handover of command of the Multinational Joint Task Force (MNJTF), leaders hope to continue the momentum against the extremist group Boko Haram....

Terror groups prey on vulnerable, cost continent billions

Moustapha was running out of hope. The Nigerien man had a family to feed but little means to do so. Like scores of people around...

Donated AU equipment handed over to MNJTF

Military hardware donated by the African Union to the Multinational Joint Task Force (MNJTF) has been handed over to Sector 3 of the Task...

African Union commends MNJTF efforts and renews its mandates

The African Union has renewed the mandate of the Multinational Joint Task Force (MNJTF) for another 12 months to continue fighting the Boko Haram...

Multinational Joint Task Force explores collaboration with UK to combat terrorism

The Multinational Joint Task Force (MNJTF) is exploring areas of possible support from the United Kingdom in the fight against terrorism in the Lake...

Challenges and rewards of multilateral interventions

edoIn early 2017, The Gambia was hurtling toward a crisis. Its longtime president, Yahya Jammeh, had lost the presidential election but refused to accept...

MJTF shows strengths and limits of collective security

With an ability to hop across borders and exploit weak spots in the four countries surrounding Lake Chad, Boko Haram took advantage...