A Week in Nigeria: 22 December

Highlights from Reuters coverage of Nigeria over the last seven days

Reuters journalists reported on massive changes in land use across the Middle Belt states of Nigeria which have contributed to violence in the region that has claimed thousands of lives this year

In this week’s round-up: President Buhari presents his 2019 budget, unemployment figures are released, the inside story of power sector debts and Reuters analysis of land use in the violent Middle Belt region.

Nigeria bureau chief for Reuters. Ghanaian family, British accent. Ex-BBC, before that newspapers.