Yakowa: Kaduna's Delicate Dance - Salisu Suleiman

From NigeriansTalk Tue Dec 18 2012, 09:56:43

The tragic death of Governor Patrick Yakowa of Kaduna state on Saturday has brought to the fore once again the delicate balance in majority/ minority politics in Kaduna and other states in Nigeria. Like Kaduna, where barely muted distrust exists between the largely Muslim north and the substantially Christian south, states like Plateau, Gombe, Adamawa, Borno, Benue, Cross River, Taraba, [...]

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