Is Nigeria On The Brink Of A Civil War? | AJ+ Docs

Nigeria is Africa’s largest economy, and a secessionist group wants to carve out a piece of it to make its own nation called Biafra. But this isn’t the only challenge to Nigeria’s success.

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Nigeria is the most populous nation in Africa, and it has a huge film industry known as Nollywood. The nation has the natural resources to leverage a real presence on the international stage. So what's keeping Nigeria from having a bigger global footprint?

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Houston Chronicle. “Data Show Nigerians Most Educated in the U.S.”

International Crisis Group. “Herders Against Farmers: Nigeria's Expanding Deadly Conflict.”

Inequality Index.

UN News Centre. “Nigeria Surpasses Hollywood as World's Second Largest Film Producer.”

CNN. “Africa's Top Four Economies Are in Trouble.”

Presented by: Imaeyen Ibanga
Written by: Imaeyen Ibanga
Edited by: Brian Joseph
Animations by: Joe Corea
Produced by: Imaeyen Ibanga
Executive producer: Sarah Nasr

Music tracks courtesy of APM and Audio Networks.
Footage and images courtesy of Getty, Reuters, Al Jazeera.

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