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President Muhammadu Buhari's Anti-Corruption Sham In Nigeria

Bekeh Utietiang | Posted 03.02.2017 | Home
Bekeh Utietiang

President Muhammadu Buhari and his ruling All Progressive Congress (APC) party have no plans on how to rescue Nigeria from its economic malaise. Since...

Here's What's Behind Erdoğan's New Airstrikes -- And Why They Could Backfire

Graham E. Fuller | Posted 07.28.2016 | Home
Graham E. Fuller

Ankara has now finally and begrudgingly attacked ISIS in Syria. Why now? Just what is going on? There may not be any coherent strategy, but here's what I think are the key issues driving policy.

Turkey: Hope and Fear

Stephen Schwartz | Posted 06.21.2016 | Religion
Stephen Schwartz

Two weeks have passed since the legislative elections of June 7 marked a major shift in the recent history of Turkey. The Islamist Justice and Development Party (AKP in Turkish), headed by President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, lost its parliamentary majority, declining to 258 out of 550 seats.

Why Nigeria's North South Distinction Is Important

Amb. John Campbell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Amb. John Campbell

The economic and social imbalance between the North and the South makes political power sharing in Nigeria a sensitive issue.

The Council On Foreign Relations Religion And Foreign Policy Series: Electoral And Religious Conflict In Africa

Erik Owens | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Erik Owens

As we watch the events unfold in Africa over the next eight weeks, keep a careful eye on the shifting national and religious identities -- and the rhetoric that masks and reveals them.

Nigeria Accuses US Of Coup Conspiracy

THISDAY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) yesterday accused the United States government and its embassy in Nigeria of conspiracy and plotting with op...