Gesture politics all round in the Niger Delta: Time for a new approach?

Issue 132 - 08 Feb 2008
President Umaru Musa Yar’Adua promised he would sort out the Niger Delta in his first 100 days in office, but observers say the political will to follow up words with deeds is lacking, and influential Nigerians are still making a lot of money out of the crisis. It was a well-meaning gesture to put Vice President

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