Category: Nigeria

Nigeria’s debt relief: a news analysis

(July 3, 2005) Nigeria’s tortuous road to debt relief: the Tony Blair factor.


Nigeria happy about debt relief but battles loom

(July 1, 2005) Nigeria’s government is euphoric after securing debt relief from its biggest creditors, but the pressure is on to produce benefits for a skeptical population used to seeing the nation’s wealth squandered and stolen.

Nigeria’s debt forgiveness

(June 29, 2005) The recent debt forgiveness for some poor and highly indebted nations in Africa and other nations around the world is indeed a commendable gesture made by those nations whom these huge monies is owed. Although, the idea for the forgiveness and the actual act of the forgiveness have received mixed criticism, suffice to say, the act is a tremendous leap toward assisting these poor nations in their fight against poverty.