Campaigners warn that lockdown left many girls and young women vulnerable to the practice.
“The more we fight for transparency, the more it will help people be accountable.”
The force is failing to equip its ranks with even regulation materials.
Police forces arbitrarily arrest and extort money from ordinary citizens.
State agencies accused of failing to fulfil their mandate.
Corruption and mismanagement leaves army ranks woefully under-resourced.
Government agencies accused of diverting supplies meant for the six northeastern states.
Tensions are rising between Fulani pastoralists and villagers in the country’s southwest.
Despite state investment, residents struggle with water shortages and dilapidated housing.
Limited resources like water and grazing have led to increasingly frequent battles between agriculturalists and nomadic pastoralists.