Muhammadu Buhari
Africa

Nigeria President Muhammadu Buhari Wins a Second Term

February 27, 2019

Nigerians went to the polls on February 23 and reelected their president, Muhammadu Buhari.  The outcome was uncertain going into election day as Buhari was in a close race with his main rival, Atiku Abubakar,

INF Treaty
International

The End of the INF Treaty

February 25, 2019

After announcing his intentions of withdrawing from the INF Treaty (Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty) in October, President Donald Trump officially began the process of U.S. withdrawal on February 2.  President Trump cited Russia’s alleged violations

Félix Tshisekedi
Africa

Congo’s New President: Félix Tshisekedi

February 9, 2019

The Democratic Republic of Congo finally has a new leader after years of misrule by Joseph Kabila.  On January 24, Félix Tshisekedi was sworn in as the country’s new leader, however, his legitimacy is a