TITLE

U.S.-NIGERIAN RELATIONS

PUB. DATE
September 2006
SOURCE
Background Notes on Countries of the World: Nigeria;Sep2006, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Country Report
DOC. TYPE
Country Report
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the relationship of Nigeria with the U.S. It addresses the sanctions imposed by the U.S. on Nigeria due to human rights abuses and failure to embark on a democratic transition. These sanctions include the imposition of Section 212 of the Immigration and Nationality Act. Moreover, it mentions the diplomatic support of the country to the counter-terrorism efforts of the U.S. government.
ACCESSION #
22560602

 

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