Why Is Nigeria Selling Electricity to Burkina Faso?
Nigeria has been struggling with its own growing electricity needs since the 1980s with many areas in the country struggling with blackouts. The government has come under criticism for their offer to bail Burkina Faso out of their electricty woes, when Nigeria's continues!
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