A pro-Biafra social media campaign portrays President Muhammadu Buhari as a pro-Muslim northerner out to crush the southeast.
In the cases of Malawi and Nigeria, the fight against corruption has clearly been favoured by changes in government.
“We are like second class citizens, of the same status as a colonised people, except that this is internal colonialism, caliphate colonialism”
A cynical view of the Buhari government’s reluctance to let the naira float could be that this would cost Nigeria its prized position as Africa’s biggest economy.
The Gulf of Guinea accounts for more than half of the kidnappings for ransom in 2016, with 34 seafarers kidnapped out of a total of 62 worldwide