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Political nationalism is being replaced by an economic nationalism and a surge of self-confidence
Muhammadu Buhari is on a mission to put his country back on a straighter path
‘All injustice will vanish. Guns will be silenced and peace will descend like refreshing morning dew’
Former military ruler takes power in unprecedented poll win for opposition
Former president makes public endorsement of Buhari’s campaign to unseat Jonathan
Islamic insurgents and regional power play hit stability
Strong alternative arises as internal divisions threaten top party
Time will tell whether new philanthropic groups are reliable
In spite of rivalry, South Africa and Nigeria have much to offer each other, says William Wallis
The editor of the FT takes a personal journey from Nigeria to Ghana and glimpses the region’s future
William Wallis profiles some of the people responsible for the governance of a sometimes unruly country
Parselelo Kantai explores the case for removing an expensive distortion
William Wallis talks to the finance minister about her plans for reform
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