The pervasive loss of confidence in @AsoRock as a neutral arbiter is a key factor in this escalation as it encourages communities to adopt vigilantism with catastrophic results
The approaching #elections2019 will lend an added volatility to areas such as the Jos Plateau and the Benue Valley where there is significant anti-Fulani resentment.
In hindsight, it is now clear that the administration’s main strategy was to wait for the rebound in oil prices.
This means that Nigeria remains vulnerable to global price shocks.
For poverty figures to trend downward, economic growth has to outpace population growth.
Failing to achieve that has important political and social implications.
However, under the current administration, not only are such reports not available, several FOI requests by multiple organisations have gone unanswered.