Effective Strategies for Countering Extremism in the Sahel: Importance of Economic Development to Community Engagement
Ghana
Immanuel Obeng-Akrofi

Holds a Political Science background from the University of Ghana, and currently works as a Social Media Research consultant.

He is an active blogger on politics, elections and governance in Africa, passionate about social media and its applications in building bridges between academia and practice.
With a background in democracy, elections and governance, he uses his experience and expertise to help readers understand what's happening in this ever-changing continent through social media.

Latest Tweets

Problem retrieving data from Twitter

Articles
7

Effective Strategies for Countering Extremism in the Sahel: Importance of Economic Development to Community Engagement

Combating extremism in the Sahel region is a complex and pressing issue that requires a comprehensive review of the...

Corruption in Ghana; moving from bad to worse

In Ghana, corruption has spread like endemic cancer, endangering future generations and the nation. According to a 2018 warning...

Military at the border photo: AMISOM/Iwaria

The Looming Danger Next Door: Terrorism Along Ghana’s Boarders

Terrorism in West Africa West African countries are undeniably experiencing an increase in insecurity. A number of countries in...

Uganda Police Agents

International Day of Democracy – The Fight Against Violent Extremism in Africa : Local Governments Have an Important Role to Play

In Celebrating Democracy let us not forget September 11 As the world marks the celebration of this year’s International...

From Boko Haram to Unknown Gunmen: The Terror Plaguing Nigeria’s South East Region

Background In earlier submissions of the three-part series titled “The Struggle for the Soul of Nigeria”, insights were shared...

The Inconvenience of a Forgotten History: A Look into the Rising Insecurity in Nigeria’s Southeast

By Immanuel Obeng’-Akroffi Insecurity in Nigeria is increasing in scale, spread and sophistication. As of January 2022, a total...

Subscribe to our Newsletter