5 things Nigeria’s new president must get right to save Africa’s largest economy

  • Who he picks on his economic team.

  • Seeing through reforms already underway.

  • Doing something about corruption.

  • Getting the size of his government right.

  • Getting upcoming local elections right.

“Buhari is yesterday’s man,” says Africa @ Work Chief Executive Dianna Games. “But Nigerians feel they need that right now. He needs to surround himself with people who can run the economy for him. It’s too soon to say if this has been peaceful.”

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