West Africa

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Political Risk Analysis - Key Political Risks Could Derail Recovery - JAN 2018

Despite the beginnings of an economic recovery underway, political instability continues to pose risks our more positive outlook for the Nigerian economy. A lack of reform, political posturing in the run up to the 2019 elections, and rising tensions in the oil-producing south east all threaten the country's slow economic recovery over the coming two years.