Violent extremist organisations (VEOs) use social media platforms to promote extremist content and coordinate agendas. The use of digital platforms to disseminate information and coordinate activities by VEOs in Nigeria has grown considerably in recent years. This report analyses the adoption of social media before and after attacks by Boko Haram, Islamic State of West Africa Province (ISWAP) and Ansaru.
|Publisher||Global Network on Extremism and Technology|
|Commissioning body||International Centre for the Study of Radicalisation|
|Number of pages||30|
|Publication status||Published - 4 Jul 2023|