TITLE

MILES TO GO

AUTHOR(S)
Cohen, Roger
PUB. DATE
October 1998
SOURCE
New Republic;10/12/98, Vol. 219 Issue 15, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Describes the political and economic conditions of Nigeria as of October 1998. Lifestyle of military officers in power; Number of years that the armed forces has been in power in Nigeria; Comment from Femi Anikulapo-Kuti, a musician, on the announcement that the military will hand over power to democracy on May 29, 1999; Allegations of corruption against the late military leader General Sani Abacha; Response of Nigerians to poverty; Ethnic relations among Hausas, Yorubas and Ibos; Significance of Nigeria to the U.S.
ACCESSION #
1105143

 

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