There are disputes and challenges in every corner of the world. Some gain wide-spread attention while others are the common knowledge of those directly affected.
Africa, which is the world’s second most populous continent is an intriguing yet complex place.
The challenges of efficient infrastructure, misuse of precious resources and the dependency on foreign aid are just some of the problems inhabitants of the continent face.
Scroll through to learn about the four African conflicts not making a blip on mainstream media’s radar: