The Sunday Times (South Africa) tells of how Boko Haram is making life hell for the people it doesn’t murder.
In a makeshift hut sheltered from a stinging desert wind, Adama Issaika holds her infant daughter close. Three months ago, she stood helpless as gunmen from the Islamist group Boko Haram lined up her husband and relatives against a mosque and shot them dead.
“My littlest boy, Alirou, reached out and touched his father on the ground,” she recalled. [Read more…]