Headline Details

Nigeria elections: Africa's powerhouse is beset on all sides. Can its forthcoming poll mark a return to stability?

Published on: Tue, 03 Feb 2015 22:45:02 UTC
News Agency: The Independent

Riven by regional, ethnic and religious divisions since it attained independence in 1960, Nigeria has a long tradition of overcoming difficulties that might destroy other nations. But rarely has the state of the world’s seventh most populous country, and Africa’s biggest economy, seemed more precarious than now, as it prepares to elect a president in 10 days’ time.

Click here for FULL Story on The Independent

Also happening now

HeadlineNews Agency
Eilish, cheugy and Omicron among 2021's most mispronounced words BBC
Chinese social media giant Weibo's shares fall in Hong Kong debut BBC
Covid: Vaccines should work against Omicron variant, WHO says BBC
Afghanistan: Girls' despair as Taliban confirms secondary school ban BBC
Reverse advent calendar: A simple idea helping Australians at Christmas BBC