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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
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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.



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