Sarauta Archives

Umaru Dikko and The Infamous Diplomatic Bag

When Gen. Buhari took over in 1983. He was determined to make Umaru Dikko pay for his corrupt ways. Unfortunately things didn't go as planned...

3 Times Unarmed Citizens Were Caught in the Crossfire of the Nigerian Army

The return to democracy on May 29th 1999 was a time of jubilation for the citizens of Nigeria. However, different forms of uprisings and ethnoreligious crisis continued to take...

The Women’s War of 1929

The Women's War of 1929 was one of the first major challenges to Colonial Authorities in British West Africa. ...

Rwanda’s Scars

I was born after the genocide in Rwanda. April 7 1994, is a date I would never forget since I watched ‘Sometimes In April’ – a movie about what happened during the genocide...