While the funds undoubtedly help the refugees, Europe’s motivation is in part to reduce the incentives for those fleeing the conflict to head north.
Olumide Idowu, a strategic planning graduate of the Federal University of Technology, Akure is one of the many Nigerians abroad. Read more
On a recent visit to Senegal for the Spring School on Media and Migration workshop, Anthony Akaeze, senior associate editor, spoke with Stephan Roken, German Ambassador to Senegal, Gambia, Guinea-Bissau and Cabo Verde.
The year 2017 ended with very disturbing news as reports of slave markets in Libya shocked the world, and many Read more
There has been a surge in international migration in recent years, reaching a total of 244 million individuals in 2015. Read more
It is easy to claim that Western attempts to export or promote democracy have failed to initiate genuine democratic reform. Read more
Perhaps there has been a change of heart and those things not “typically German” are now not automatically bad or Read more
Film about third JiGC conference in Nairobi by Gordon Wüllner
Many Africans have this idea of Europe as a promised land. They’re told as much by those who went there Read more