The Broadcasting Board of Governors has partnered with Hub Accra, a Ghana-based tech incubator, to develop mobile solutions to promote civic engagement in West Africa.
WASHINGTON (August 6, 2014) — Voice of America brings the battle for power being waged in Nigeria to the mobile phones and desktops of the world with a special report, which chronicles the birth and growth of Boko Haram and its brutally violent tactics against Nigerian civilians, military and government. The report also depicts “the military way” tactics being used by some Nigerian soldiers. It shows, in disturbing, gruesome video, soldiers slitting the throats of suspected Boko Haram militants. In the middle of this power play, Nigerians live in fear their towns and villages may be reduced to rubble or they may be next to join the tens of thousands already killed.