Past eventResearch Event

Security and Sustainable Development in Northern Nigeria

13 November 2012 - 10:00am to 11:00am

Chatham House, London


HE Aliyu Wamakko, Executive Governor of Sokoto State, Nigeria
Chair: Meg Hillier MP, Chair of the All Party Parliamentary Group on Nigeria



As the northernmost state in Nigeria's northwest, and bordering the Republic of Niger, Sokoto State has a central role in responding to some of the key challenges facing Nigeria. At this event the Governor of Sokoto State will discuss some of these issues, including security threats and development aims. He will outline his government's role and policies in responding to these issues, and offer his thoughts on Nigeria's future.

This event was originally scheduled to take place on 25 October.