Diamond on governance in Nigeria

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Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan on a state visit to South Africa, 7 May 2013
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On June 30, CDDRL Director Larry Diamond delivered a lecture in Lagos, Nigeria on poverty, terrorism and democracy. Presented as part of the Freedom House Lecture Series, Diamond emphasized that the country’s core problem is not terrorism or poverty but bad governance and suggested six reforms to address the country’s democratic landscape.

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