Nigeria Press Review

Nigeria Press Review

21.8. – 28.8.2020

Welcome to Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung’s Nigeria Weekly Press Review

The weekly press review seeks to explore and keep you informed on selected issues relating to politics, business and economy, insecurity, infrastructure and development, health-related issues, new trends, and matters bothering on COVID-19 and the situation in Nigeria.


This week's content

  • Covid-19: Nigeria’s GDP Declines by 6.10% in Q2 2020 as Minister Reveals Looming Recession, Export Earnings Drop
  • Buhari Ends Estimated Electricity Billing and Orders Nationwide Metering, NASC Seeks Budget Increase for NASS
  • Analysts Express Worry over China – Nigeria Deals, Senate Panel Probes NTA – Star Times Agreement over Alleged Multi-Billion Naira Fraud
  • APC Commences Screening of Candidates for Legislative Bye-Elections, Edo State Crisis Deepens
  • Insecurity: Amnesty International Reveals Rising Insecurity, Boko-Haram Kills 75 in One Night, 410 Terrorist Surrender, IPOB and Police Clash