UK not doing enough for conflict-stricken northern Nigeria, MPs warn

Development committee says UK should fight corruption and improve education and employment prospects to tackle issues that led to rise of Boko Haram

Britain is not doing enough to help northern Nigeria, where millions of people have had their lives ruined by the Islamic militant group Boko Haram.

The gap between Nigeria’s poor and conflict-stricken north and more prosperous south could widen, a report by the international development committee said (pdf).

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