The new pres­i­dent’s to-do list


Finweek English Edition - - IN BRIEF -

So here we are. Af­ter months of cam­paign­ing, the ex­cite­ment of March’s sur­prise elec­tion re­sult, and the pomp of the in­au­gu­ra­tion, Muham­madu Buhari is pres­i­dent of the Fed­eral Repub­lic of Nige­ria.

At home, 170m peo­ple look to him for guid­ance. Across Africa, eyes are on him wait­ing to see how he will steer the con­ti­nent’s big­gest econ­omy through testing times, both fi­nan­cially and so­ci­etally.

Here are a few changes you could ex­pect to see in Nige­ria as Buhari starts his term in of­fice:

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