Nigeria’s Abubakar launches presidential bid to to save country from ‘frightening descent’ into anarchy | CNN

Abuja, Nigeria Reuters  —  Nigeria’s main opposition leader Atiku Abubakar launched his presidential election campaign on Wednesday calling for a sweeping victory to save the country from a “frightening descent”…

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Nigeria: Malawian and Nigerian Broadcast Regulators Threaten to Shut Down Stations Defaulting On Their Broadcast Operating Licences – a Fair Move or Undue Pressure?

London — Regulating media in general (and broadcasting in particular) is always a deeply 'political' activity in Sub-Saharan Africa. This week Russell Southwood looks at moves by the regulators in…

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