Global warming made them do it

Global warming guru Al Gore will be autejaculating in his shorts over this.

Behind the rise of Boko Haram – ecological disaster, oil crisis, spy games

The kidnapping of over 200 Nigerian school girls, and the massacre of as many as 300 civilians in the town of Gamboru Ngala, by the militant al-Qaeda affiliated group, Boko Haram, has shocked the world.

But while condemnations have rightly been forthcoming from a whole range of senior figures from celebrities to government officials, less attention has been paid to the roots of the crisis.

Instability in Nigeria, however, has been growing steadily over the last decade – and one reason is climate change.

via Behind the rise of Boko Haram – ecological disaster, oil crisis, spy games | Nafeez Ahmed | Environment | theguardian.com.

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