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Is a new term for Buhari a new day for Nigeria?

30 May 2019
Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari was sworn in May 29, 2019 after winning a tough reelection battle in February. Whether his new term represents more of the same or a new era for Nigeria remains to be seen. 

Africa Practice Head Amaka Anku and Head of Research Strategy and Operations Meredith Sumpter discuss why Nigeria was one of our Top Risks this year, the country's revenue crisis, President Buhari's goals on infrastructure and corruption, and the political infighting he is likely to face.

Read Risk 10: Nigeria from our Top Risks for 2019 report, and look at Politics in Pictures: a visual guide to Nigeria.
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