Elections, Boko Haram and Security: Assessing and Addressing Nigeria's Complex Challenges
Nigeria faces multiple challenges, ranging from the increasingly entrenched conflict and terrorist threat from Boko Haram in the northeast, to economic impacts of declining oil prices. Added to this, what may be the country’s most competitive and contentious elections yet will take place in February 2015, with recent violence at the national assembly a possible sign of things to come.
This event will discuss Nigeria’s upcoming elections, the influence different factors and actors may have on the process, with particular focus on security, and the opportunities for supporting a peaceful and credible process.
LIVE STREAM: This event will be live streamed. The live stream will be made available at 09:30 GMT on Tuesday 9 December.