Travis Lutz

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One African nation says it killed 117 Boko Haram fighters in a 2-week span

Chad has deployed thousands of soldiers alongside troops from neighbors Nigeria, Cameroon and Niger to tackle the militant group whose six-year insurgency has killed thousands.<p>"We killed 117 Boko Haram fighters during the two-week operation. We lost two men and several wounded," Colonel Azem …

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Child, elderly woman suicide bombers detonate blast that kills 64 in Nigeria: officials

Nigeria's Islamic extremists chose open-air praying grounds for suicide bombings Friday, one of the holiest days of the Muslim calendar. At least 15 people died as they prepared to celebrate Eid al-Fitr in northeastern Damaturu, said police.<p>Nigerians who usually turn out in their finest robes to …

This one chart shows how China's corruption crackdown put an end to extravagant parties

The Chinese government's anti-corruption campaign hit luxury shops hard as the gifting expensive items for company executives dwindled — but spare a thought for the country's corporate caterers.<p>The sector was almost wiped out in a stroke when the reforms were announced in 2012, as companies put an …

Kenya's rampant corruption is eating away at the very fabric of democracy | John Githongo

President Uhuru Kenyatta’s regime has allowed graft to flourish in Kenya, leaving key governance institutions such as the judiciary and civil service hollowed out<p>Last week, Kenya’s highly respected auditor general, Edward Ouko, released an annual audit of government accounts. An uproar immediately …

What It Takes To Win In Digital

According to Facebook, 3 billion video views occur on its platform every day. In December 2014, Instagram reached 300M monthly active users. That same month, Snapchat launched the “discover” feature on its app, inviting more brands to join the snapping mayhem. Have you heard of Periscope? If not, …

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