The next general elections in Nigeria are fast approaching, but the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) seem unable to coalesce into a ... fighting force. And it is the party -- not any external factor -- providing the greatest challenge. An inside view of the tussle for power between key party financier Nyesom Wike and the PDP national chairman Uche Secondus.
Is Nigeria's rich and tech-savvy diaspora using cryptocurrencies to circumvent a struggling naira when they send money home to support family ... or invest? The Nigerian Central Bank seems to think so -- it is even launching an e-naira to compete with Bitcoin et al from October.
Nigeria top stories
Join the global community who rely on us for insight.
Hustler narratives have emerged as a genre in world literature since the mid-1960s. It is an expansive genre but deals broadly with the shortcomings ... of any given political economy as seen from the perspective of characters who position themselves as both victims and villains.
After years of pressure, Germany recently announced that an agreement had been reached to return hundreds of priceless artefacts and artworks ... that had been looted from Nigeria in colonial times and were on display in German museums.
Nigeria’s rail modernisation effort is driving change in real estate as stressed out Lagosians look to live beyond expensive housing in ... the commercial capital. If this is combined with serious industrial growth along transport corridors, it could flip decades of Lagos-centric growth.
Nigeria's top police officer Abba Kyari has been trapped in a scandal after the US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) indicted him in a fraud ... case against Nigerian Ramon Abbas aka Hushpuppi, the country's most notorious scammer. This is not just the story of the deputy commissioner of police, but rather the story of the entire Nigeria Police Force that points to a deep rot in the security agency notorious for alleged bribery, corruption and impunity.