His popularity continues to soar by the day. From the marketplace in southeast Nigeria to the Internally Displaced Persons camps of the Christian-dominated ... Benue State in the north-central, chants of Obi! Obi! Continue to get louder as the election nears. But can he get the needed plurality of votes needed for victory?
Just over a month before national elections, a mega financial scandal has emerged. Nigeria's central bank stands accused of making up to $53bn ... of illegal loans to the federal government, racking up unpayable debts and driving down the value of the naira.
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Business payment times between Nigeria and Ghana can take anywhere up to seven and 14 days. Rather than transfer money, it has been faster to ... just get on a plane in Lagos with a suitcase full of cash and catch a plane to Accra...until now.