NIGERIA: What next for #endSARS?

Share on twitter
Share on whatsapp
Share on facebook
Share on linkedin
Share on email

Listen to our reports with a personalized podcasts through your Amazon Alexa or Apple devices audio translated into several languages

The #endSARS movement will likely retreat to social media for the foreseeable future and forfeit much of its leverage as a result. Past precedent suggests little of substance will emanate from the official commissions of inquiry set up to investigate the armed forces’ human rights abuses. Medium term, a politicized youth could become a powerful voting bloc, but the party-political system seems ill-equipped to support reform from within. Following four days of violent civil unrest on the streets of Lagos and elsewhere across southern Nigeria last week, the organizers of the
Register for FREE or log in to read the rest of this report.
Access to 10+ top independent research providers for an affordable flat rate
Flexible to your changing needs and markets.
Ideal for small/mid-sized hedge funds, family offices, private wealth managers, and corporates

GHANA: The state of the race

( 4 mins read ) President Nana Akufo-Addo and his New Patriotic Party (NPP) remain the frontrunners in presidential and parliamentary elections scheduled for 7 December. If defeated, the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) of John Mahama may challenge the

Read More »

NIGERIA: #endSARS protests at a crossroads

( 3 mins read ) The shooting of peaceful protesters by security forces in Lagos in the evening of 20 October is likely to become a watershed moment for the #endSARS protests. Throughout 21 October, reports of civil unrest targeting

Read More »

COTE D’IVOIRE: Election Boycott Now Official

( 3 mins read ) On 15 October, the first official day of the campaign, the main opposition candidates Henri Konan Bedie and Pascal Affi N’Guessan jointly announced their boycott of the 31 October presidential election and exhorted their supporters

Read More »

COTE D’IVOIRE: Opposition United?

( 3 mins read ) While the opposition managed to pull off its largest mass gathering yet on 10 October, it still lacks a joint strategy, and its messaging remains weak. As it stands, neither of the main opposition candidates

Read More »

Follow our contributors on Twitter

While America's China watchers furrow their brows over whether the Communist Party wants to "export" its ideology abroad, this story reveals, as if it were a scandal, that a US company operating in China said, "We’re not here to promote American values."

Episodio 30 de La Economia en 3 minutos. Esta semana corta vamos con "Los impustos mas locos del mundo". Desde el viento en Chubut a las tarjeta de Larreta a los 14 impuestos de Alberto, el ingenio argentino no tiene límite. Nos acompañan Beatles y Avicci

Perú colocó US$ 4000 millones en bonos globales en dólares, incluyendo uno a 100 años:
-2032 ~1,90% (100 puntos básicos de spread).
-2060 ~2,80% (125 sobre el Bono del Tesoro 30).
-2121 ~3,25% (170 sobre el Bono del Tesoro 30).

”我们期待美方监管机构尽快与我方就具体方案开展磋商。“ China securities regulator re-ups calls for starting discussions with US to avoid delisting Chinese companies from US equity markets.

This story contradicts widespread claims that companies in China cannot refuse government requests for data or that Chinese authorities simply seize the data they want without asking permission.

Life imitates @Shteyngart, again.

Load More...