September 19, 2022Nigeria
The alliance between Peter Obi and the Labour Party in Nigeria disguises a fundamental conflict in their political and economic outlook.
July 25, 2022Nigeria
Nigeria is staring down the barrel of financial bankruptcy.
June 23, 2022Nigeria
Presidential candidate faces a dilemma as religious factor threatens to undo campaign.
May 31, 2022Nigeria
The outcome of party presidential primaries appears to signal the end of post-military elite political consensus.
April 18, 2022Nigeria
The unexpected pardon last week of two leading politicians convicted earlier on charges of corruption has brought renewed focus on Nigeria’s flailing anticorruption drive. Following a meeting of the country’s Council of State, Joshua Dariye and Jolly Nyame, governors respectively of the central and northeastern states of Plateau and Taraba from 1997 to 2007 were pardoned along with 157 other convicts.