Nigeria: the edge of the abyss

Barling, Kurt ORCID logoORCID: and Akinrinade, Olusola (1998) Nigeria: the edge of the abyss. The World Today, 54 (7) . pp. 200-202. [Article]


Even by Nigeria’s standards political events over the past few months have been extraordinary. With the death of the head of state, General Sani Abacha, from a heart attack in June, swiftly followed by the death of the imprisoned opposition leader Chief Moshood Abiola in similar circumstances, Nigeria has been plunged into a crisis as deep as that which led to the outbreak of civil war in 1967.

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Research Areas: A. > School of Media and Performing Arts > Media
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Date Deposited: 09 May 2014 10:05
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