ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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A Test for Democracy and Development in Nigeria

The north-south "zoning" arrangement of the presidency in Nigeria, as practised by the Peoples Democratic Party, has turned out to be an issue in the run-up to the 2011 elections. While incumbent president Goodluck Jonathan has an advantage in the elections, the policy positions of other candidates on the economic problems of Nigeria could influence voters.

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