March 13, 2012 /
The Greater Makurdi Water Works has finally been commissioned after ten years. But where is the water?
February 17, 2012 /
In Makurdi, Nigeria, people who have waited decades for water service have become jaded. A new water works promises clean water for all, but a lack of pipes means residents will keep waiting.
February 13, 2012 /
The 2011 general elections exposed Nigeria's deep economic, social and geographical fissures—which led to the worst single outbreak of violence since its independence-era civil war.
January 30, 2012 /
After bombing the United Nations headquarters in Nigeria, Boko Haram has gone from being a local nuisance to an international threat.
January 27, 2012 /
Pulitzer Center grantee Joe Bavier was featured in a CNN report on Boko Haram's increasingly coordinated terrorist attacks in Nigeria.
January 17, 2012 /
Veteran Africa correspondent Joe Bavier explains Boko Haram, the Nigerian terror group responsible for the Christmas Day church bombings.
January 13, 2012 /
The government must think hard about how to tackle an Islamist uprising that may have less to do with religion than the rebels claim.
January 6, 2012
Pulitzer Center Senior Editor Tom Hundley highlights the latest Pulitzer Center reporting from Nigeria and Turkey.
January 4, 2012
A collaborative investigation into the water sector in Nigeria, Ghana, Ivory Coast and Liberia in partnership with local journalists and their outlets.
January 2, 2012 /
Poor planning and governance make access to safe drinking water scarce in Makurdi, Nigeria.