Nigerian President Insists Fuel Subsidy Must Go


President Goodluck Jonathan believes removing the fuel subsidy is the only way to encourage private investment in the nation's refineries, despite months of protests and a costly strike against the decision.
  • Nigeria:  Oil Subsidy Must Go - Jonathan

    Vanguard, 16 November 2012

    President Goodluck Jonathan declared, yesterday, that fuel subsidy must be removed, arguing that this was the only way to encourage private investment in the nation's refineries. read more »

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A cartoonist depicts slow progress on resolving the issues surrounding Nigeria's subsidy on fuel.

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