Nigeria’s Land Use Act from 1978 abolished all existing freehold systems. This factsheet explains how land is secured in Nigeria and the rules for transfer and succession that apply.
Nigeria’s first credible opposition party – the All Progressives Congress (APC) – has positioned itself as the face of change ahead of the March 28 presidential election. Is its vague rhetoric based on evidence? In the second of two pre-election reports, Africa Check investigates.
The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has ruled for 16 years since Nigeria returned from military to civilian rule. Has it set the country on a path to progress, as it claims?