This step forward was blunted by events such as leap backwards in Osun, a problematic strike action, and a return to bad old habits by a bus company.
We think this is a belated attempt at reassuring waning investor sentiment towards the country.
Diminishing resources means that the capacity to fund high profile investments to, e.g to radically address #Nigeria’s infrastructure deficit or any other deficiency has been severely depleted.
The danger is the political elites are willing to secure short term political gains while endangering Nigeria’s future through a return to debt peonage.
Their future has been mortgaged.
Highway banditry is raising the risk profile of interstate travel, and has the potential to inflict severe losses on the transport industry, and on trade.