Nigeria, corruption and 'the Goodluck Jonathan alibi'

Nigerian President Muhammadu BuhariIt would be easy to believe that Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari is winning the war against corruption since his landmark election victory nearly a year ago. Call it “the Goodluck Jonathan alibi”. Then, in a strategy designed to keep the peace and avoid a renewed flare-up of election-linked violence, Buhari extended an olive branch to the ousted leader.

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