The political permutations of the February 26 national convention of the All Progressives Congress (APC) have made headlines in Nigerian newspapers. The Punch reports that the APC could zone its presidency seat in the center-north. Senate Speaker Ahmad Lawan said the National Assembly will forward the amended electoral bill toRead More →

Problems with the country’s economy, particularly its growing debt profile and high inflation rate, dominated headlines in Nigerian newspapers. The decision of southwestern governors to launch a regional organization dubbed “Ebube Agu” to address the region’s security challenges also grabbed headlines. Business Days says Nigeria’s finances are in tatters asRead More →