A Week in Nigeria: 24 November

Highlights from Reuters coverage of Nigeria over the last seven days

The deaths of soldiers at the hands of Islamists in the northeast was thrust into the centre of a political debate

In this week’s round-up: Military deaths are used as a political weapon, Buhari and Atiku unveil their election manifestos and the central bank governor hints that an agreement with MTN is close.

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

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