Griet Steel, assistant professor at Utrecht University and one of the authors of our Khartoum study, discusses the complex landscape of the city and the social, political and economic factors underpinning its development.
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While on fieldwork in Maiduguri, I met Aisha (not her real name), who introduced herself as the commander of the vigilante group in her community.