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Two men in their 70s are contesting a Nigerian presidential election in which half the registered voters are aged between 18 and 35. Incumbent president Muhammadu Buhari has been criticized for not managing to create enough jobs for the youth, and the former vice president turned rich business man, Atiku Abubakar, has been accused of being involved in corruption. Who is most able to lead Nigeria and overcome the challenges the country is facing?
In the panel:
Idayat Hassan, Director for Centre for Democracy and Development in West Africa
Victor Adetula, Head of Research at The Nordic Africa Institute
Jens-Petter Kjemprud, Norway's ambassador to Nigeria
Moderator will be Camilla Houeland, Postdoctoral Fellow at UiO