Gangs in Nigeria

Other Research
on Nigeria

Human Rights Watch Report on Bakassi Boys

News Report on reputed gang assassination plot

neither War nor Peace

AN EMPIRICAL SURVEY OF CHILDREN AND YOUTH IN ORGANISED ARMED VIOLENCE IN NIGERIA: EGBESU BOYS, OPC, AND BAKASSI BOYS AS A CASE STUDY

This chapter focuses on armed vigilante groups, such as the Bakassi Boys, and ethnic-militias, such as the Egbesu Boys and Oodua People's Congress (OPC).

by Mohammed Ibrahim,
Centre of Democracy and Development

Report on children in organized violence in Lagos

Links to other countries
from the Report