Nigeria – “the Giant of Africa” – Rich in Oil, Beset by Poverty

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Date(s) - Aug 19, 2015
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

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NYC Seminar and Conference Center

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Nigeria is Africa’s largest and the world’s 20th largest economy. Rich in high-quality oil and other minerals, approximately 70% of Nigeria’s 181 million people live in poverty. The sharing of wealth is a result of the provision of special privileges and subtle monopolies over land and its resources to a favored few. Gordon Abiama details the causes of inequality in Nigeria and discusses practical steps to bring about a more equitable sharing of the nation’s wealth.

Journalist Gordon Abiama is based in Bayelsa State, Nigeria. He is the Director of Africa Center for Geoclassical Economics, a non-governmental organization that is dedicated to sustainable development practices. Mr. Abiama is also a Member of the World Council on Renewable Energy (WCRE).

 

 

 

 

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