As Nigeria celebrates 58 years of Independence, CNBC Africa finds out what Nigerians think about the country’s achievements so far.
On the first of October 1960 Nigeria gained Independence from the British. This year marks 58 years since the historical day. Niyi Falade, Chief Executive Officer of Crusader Sterling Pensions joins CNBC Africa to discuss the progress made so far.
David Schwimmer, Chief Executive Officer of the London Stock Exchange says British investors see a long-term growth potential and opportunity in Africa. He discussed this and more with CNBC Africa’s Wole Famurewa when he visited Nigeria as part of the U.K delegates who accompanied Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May.
Ibori, who as governor of oil-producing Delta State from 1999 to 2007 was one of Nigeria's most powerful men, is serving a 13-year sentence.