July 2005
West & Central Africa Monitor;Jul2005, Vol. 6 Issue 7, p2
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The article reports that a confluence of favorable factors points to a possible deal from the Paris Club of sovereign creditors on the thorny issue of Nigerian debt relief. If the Nigerian government is able to secure a deal close to the 67 percent it seeks, this should result in a significant increase in the powerbase of the reformist executive, to the detriment of vested interests which continue to oppose modernization.


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