Question and answer
Essay on effect of bombing in nigeria (450 words)
The attacks were motivated, according to a purported Boko Haram statement, by the group’s objections to press coverage of its activities. I have three simple observations. [ One is that the attacks come after a few weeks of relative quiet, and conform to a pattern of periodic medium-sized or major attacks by Boko Haram. The attacks serve not only to target specific institutions, but also to
remind Nigeria, the world, and the media (especially in this case) of Boko Haram’s continued presence and reach. The second is that the location of the attacks has significance. There have been several discussions in the comments section of this blog in the past few months about the complex and tense situation in Nigeria’s “Middle Belt.” More attacks in that area by Boko Haram could play into Muslim-Christian relations and interethnic conflicts, both of which are hot-button issues in the Middle Belt, one of the most diverse regions in the world. Both Abuja and Kaduna lie in the Middle Belt, and Boko Haram has attacked both cities several times in the past. The third observation is that Boko Haram continues to switch targets, perhaps to create the effects of surprise and confusion among security services and the general population. Many analysts, every time there is a bombing in Northern Nigeria, see the hand of Al Qaeda; whether or not they are correct, incorrect, or exaggerating, a different theme stands out to me: trial and error, or at least an ongoing process of experimentation. Boko Haram has demonstrated that it will shift targets and tactics frequently, while attempting to justify such choices on the basis of its broader ideology. The primary target remains, in my view, the Nigerian government, but the longer the uprising goes on, the more different sectors of Nigerian society it is affecting. ............. ]
Expert answered|sujaysen|Points 3457|
Question
Asked 1/20/2013 12:11:35 PM
0 Answers/Comments
Get an answer
New answers
Rating

There are no new answers.

Comments

There are no comments.

Add an answer or comment
Log in or sign up first.
Questions asked by the same visitor
What are the courses studided in federal university of agriculture abeokuta
Weegy: The University has a total of 179 academic programmes made up of 44 undergraduate programmes, 135 graduate programmes which include 22 Post graduate diploma programmes, [ 57 Masters degree programmes and 56 Doctorate degree programmes. The University has following colleges: College of Agricultural Management and Rural Development - COLAMRUD; College of Animal Science and Livestock Production - COLANIM; College of Plant Science and Crop Production - COLPLANT; College of Environmental Resources Management - COLERM; College of Natural Sciences - COLNAS; College of Veterinary Medicine - COLVET; College of Engineering - COLENG; College of Food Science and Human Ecology-COLFHEC; Postgraduate School For more detail visit their official site ] (More)
Question
Expert Answered
Asked 1/19/2013 8:12:42 AM
0 Answers/Comments
when is the nigerian army screening starting?
Weegy: Nigerian Army's Screening started last January 28 2013 and ends on February 8, 2013. For details please call 08167220917. (More)
Question
Expert Answered
Asked 1/20/2013 12:50:57 PM
0 Answers/Comments
18,798,672 questions answered
Popular Conversations
What is the equation of the line that passes through (4, -1) and (-2, ...
Weegy: The equation of the line that passes through (4, -1) and (-2, 3) is: 2x + 3y - 5 = 0. User: If f(x) = 3x2 - ...
12/19/2014 9:38:50 AM| 4 Answers
Simplify 7(n - p) + 5p. User: Simplify 8 + 3{x - 2[x + 5(x + 3)]}. ...
Weegy: 3-3 = 0 User: Select the correct product. (y + z)3 Weegy: What do you want me to do about your equation? ...
12/19/2014 10:41:10 AM| 4 Answers
3 + 2y = -3, what is y?
12/19/2014 1:06:06 PM| 3 Answers
What is the solution of the equation? A. –4 B. 8 C. 44 ...
Weegy: (b + 6)/5 = 10 b + 6 = 50 b = 50 - 6 b = 44 User: What is the solution of the equation? 3 = b + 3 A. 9 ...
12/19/2014 4:08:47 PM| 3 Answers
The US is the world’s leading producer of ...
12/19/2014 6:33:14 AM| 2 Answers
Solve: 2x + 16 = 40
Weegy: 2x + 3 = 5; 2x = 5 - 3; 2x = 2; x = 2/2; x = 1 User: Factor: x2 - 12x + 27
12/19/2014 7:51:37 AM| 2 Answers
Find the product. -2x a(-4x b - 2x 3 + 5x)
Weegy: 2x a(-4x b - 2x 3 5x), The result is 2xa(-4bx-30x^2) User: Simplify 8 + 3{x - 2[x + 5(x + 3)]}. User: Find ...
12/19/2014 10:32:54 AM| 2 Answers
monologue User: Shepheardes Calender
12/19/2014 11:08:20 AM| 2 Answers
Find the product mentally. (2m - 9)2
Weegy: 3-3 = 0 User: Select the correct product. (a + 8)(b + 3)
12/19/2014 11:08:48 AM| 2 Answers
Find the product mentally. (ab + 3)(ab - 3)
Weegy: 3-3 = 0 User: Find the product. (r + s)2
12/19/2014 11:11:21 AM| 2 Answers
Weegy Stuff
S
L
P
Points 1116 [Total 4960]| Ratings 0| Comments 1116| Invitations 0|Offline
S
L
Points 713 [Total 1404]| Ratings 1| Comments 703| Invitations 0|Offline
S
1
L
1
L
P
P
L
P
Points 691 [Total 14876]| Ratings 1| Comments 681| Invitations 0|Offline
S
Points 681 [Total 681]| Ratings 1| Comments 671| Invitations 0|Offline
S
P
C
L
P
L
1
Points 117 [Total 6436]| Ratings 1| Comments 107| Invitations 0|Offline
S
L
Points 73 [Total 1533]| Ratings 1| Comments 63| Invitations 0|Offline
S
1
L
L
Points 33 [Total 6700]| Ratings 0| Comments 33| Invitations 0|Offline
S
Points 30 [Total 30]| Ratings 0| Comments 0| Invitations 3|Offline
S
Points 23 [Total 29]| Ratings 0| Comments 23| Invitations 0|Offline
S
Points 22 [Total 22]| Ratings 0| Comments 2| Invitations 2|Offline
Home | Contact | Blog | About | Terms | Privacy | Social | ©2014 Purple Inc.