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Boko haram, al-shabaab and other ruthless groups threaten to turn the continent into global jihad’s deadliest front. How to cite searing, j (2006), islam, slavery and jihad in west africa history compass, 4: 761–779 doi: 101111/j1478-0542200600343x.