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Nigeria

Population: 213.4m
GDP: $440.8bn
Debt: 38.6% of GDP (2023 forecast)

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Bayelsa commission reports

The Bayelsa State Oil and Environmental Commission (BSOEC) launched its much-anticipated report on 60 years' worth of oil pollution in the state, where local companies now produce ...


Money and politics delay the latest headcount plan

Facing rows over resources and state finances, the new government isn't prioritising the census

Postponing the planned national census due to run from 3 to 7 May is the latest policy decision by the outgoing administration of President Muhammadu Buhari to be kicked into the l...


Will you be my strategic partner?

The European Union's diplomatic service, the European External Action Service, has earmarked four countries, one from each continent, as 'key strategic partners' as it seeks to boo...


Asiwaju Tinubu the taxman cometh

Boosting revenues, ending fuel subsidies and the multiple exchange rate regime will be priorities for the new government

The opening gambit of Bola Tinubu's Presidency has been played – almost two months before he moves into the villa at Aso Rock. On 5 April, outgoing Finance Minister Zainab Ah...


Tinubu faces legitimacy challenge

With less half the voters on the lowest turnout since 1999 supporting him, the president-elect has a credibility problem

Questions about the national and state elections are stubbornly taking centre-stage with daily demonstrations in the capital at which the ruling All Progressives' Congress (APC) is...


State elections will reinforce three-party vote split

Peter Obi's Labour Party will face fierce local fights as incumbent governors defend their fiefdoms after last month's political upsets

The outcome of the elections in 28 of Nigeria's 36 states on 18 March will have more effect on the daily lives of most voters than the disputed presidential elections last month.


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