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Residents in East Africa leery toward drones

This is the third installment of a six-part series based on a Navanti survey about the perceptions and use of drones in Africa and the Middle East. In this installment, we will explore the dynamics in East Africa, more specifically Somalia and Kenya’s border area of Somalia.

Photo Essay: IDPs in Maimusari

In May 2016, Navanti local researchers visited informal Internally Displaced Person (IDP) settlements in Maimusari Ward of Maiduguri, the capital of Nigeria’s Borno State. These photos illustrate life for those IDPs living in the poorest of conditions.

Fuel Shortages Impact Maiduguri, Nigeria

While Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari awaits Senate approval of supplemental fuel subsidies as a part of a wider 413 billion NGN [2.1 billion USD] budget adjustment, black market fuel prices in Borno State capital Maiduguri have reportedly tripled.