An APC attempt to flip Delta State?

An APC attempt to flip Delta State?

President Buhari has controversially nominated Lauretta Onochie — the Special Assistant to the President on Social Media and an All Progressives Congress (APC) loyalist — as an Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) commissioner. If confirmed, however, the...
Nigeria: more borrowing on the horizon

Nigeria: more borrowing on the horizon

With national finances stretched, the government is ready to boost its borrowing in order to fund both current expenditures and its mooted grands projets.  Relatively favourable financing conditions, shown by Ghana’s US$3 billion Eurobond issuance, have raised...
Nigeria – what are the chances of a coup?

Nigeria – what are the chances of a coup?

President Muhammadu Buhari has alleged that a number of groups are uniting to illegally try and overthrow the government. The Presidency alleges that it has evidence that disgruntled religious leaders, ethnic champions, and former political leaders are seeking to use...