Category: Nigeria

Factors retarding growth of Nigeria’s federal system

(September 14, 2005) “The doctrine of odious debt can help starve autocratic, kleptocratic governments and dismantle out of existence their associated governance structures by reducing the amount of financing available to them.”


Debt relief as tragedy

(August 29, 2005) “What is beguiling about the debt forgiveness binge is that in order to have it, Nigeria’s debt managers had to unnecessarily put the noose of IMF conditionalities as holy writs and albatrosses around their own necks.”