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Author: Sonya Maldar
Publisher: Human Rights Watch
Keywords: nigeria, custody, deaths, police, pieces, torture
Number of Pages: 78
Published: 2005

Author: Prof. Funmi Adewumi/ Dr. Adebimpe Adenugba
Publisher: FES Nigeria
Keywords: oil, gas, telecommunication, sectors, banking, examination, workers, rights, nigeria, state
Number of Pages: 101
ISBN-10: 9789116586
ISBN-13: 9789789116584

Author: Robert I. Rotberg
Publisher: Council on Foreign Relations
Keywords: challenges, continuing, elections, nigeria
Number of Pages: 55
Published: 2007
ISBN-10: 0876093993
ISBN-13: 9780876093993

Nigeria: Elections and Continuing Challenges suggests immediate and medium-term courses of action for Nigerians and members of the international community. Some of Rotbergs policy recommendations, such as election monitoring, are focused on helping Nigeria avoid a near-term breakdown of democracy. Others, such as strengthening health care infrastructure and improving security, look more broadly to the future and tackle the countrys fundamental challenges of governance and development.

Author: Ismail Radwan
Publisher: World Bank Publications
Keywords: new, economy, creating, nigeria, productivity, innovation, knowledge
Number of Pages: 192
Published: 2010-03-12
ISBN-10: 0821381962
ISBN-13: 9780821381960

Nigeria has a bold national vision of becoming one of the world's top 20 economies by 2020. However, despite being the 8th most populous country in the world, it ranks 41st in terms of GDP and 161st in terms of GDP per capita. Nigeria has long depended on oil for its exports and government revenues. This dependence has led to rent seeking and a reluctance to examine potential avenues for economic diversification. The authors of 'Knowledge, Productivity, and Innovation in Nigeria' believe that the goal of becoming a top-twenty economy can only be achieved if Nigeria makes the transition to a ne

Author: Bio G. Soule
Publisher: OECD Publishing
Keywords: neighbours, nigeria, trade, prospects
Number of Pages: 44
Published: 2001-02
ISBN-10: 9264186336
ISBN-13: 9789264186330

Economic integration in West Africa is a major political objective for all the States in the region and is supported by the main economic players in the region. The weight of Nigeria -- which accounts for 50% of the regional economy -- the many ...

Author: Raúl Hernández-Coss
Publisher: World Bank Publications
Keywords: systems, dual, financial, environment, transfer, formal, remittance, corridor, challenges, embracing, nigeria
Number of Pages: 100
Published: 2007-03
ISBN-10: 0821370235
ISBN-13: 9780821370230

This study is the first research work on remittances conducted in Nigeria and reveals the actual state of its remittance market. The report describes how United Kingdom residents of Nigerian origin transfer remittances home and how the funds are distributed to their beneficiaries in Nigeria. The review presents the remittance industry conditions existing in the UKNigeria remittance corridor at the origination and distribution stages of the transactions, and the intermediaries who facilitate the transfers. The report makes conclusions and compares these main findings with lessons from other cor

Author: Club du Sahel
Publisher: OECD Publishing
Keywords: ses, voisins, nigria, entre, perspectives, commerciales, les
Number of Pages: 45
Published: 2001
ISBN-10: 9264286330
ISBN-13: 9789264286337

L’intégration économique de l’Afrique de l’Ouest est un objectif politique important pour tous les États de la région. Les milieux économiques l’appellent également de leurs voeux. Le poids du Nigeria, qui représente à lui seul près de 50% de ...
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