The government has previously claimed that Boko Haram was “technically defeated”. In reality the insurgency has fragmented but continues.
As the war enters its sixth year only the most optimistic of observers is voicing much hope that the revitalised peace agreement.
Aid groups say overlooking three million displaced people will dramatically impact their ability to respond to needs.
More than 150 women and girls were raped, beaten, and brutalised over a 10-day period at the end of November.
Since the violence in DRCs Kasai region last March, 1.4 million people have been displaced.