Tackling Governance, Development and Security Challenges in Nigeria - Public Lecture by Governor Nasir El-Rufai, Governor of Kaduna State, Nigeria

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How do we approach the questions of governance and development in the context of myriad challenges to human and state security such as the Boko Haram insurgency, lack of access to quality education, good health care, etc.?

In this lecture, Malam Nasir El-Rufai, the Governor of Kaduna State, Nigeria, former Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja, politician and quantity surveyor trained in Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, University of London, U.K. and Harvard University, U.S.A., reflects on his experience running one of Nigeria’s most strategic states where he has had to respond to formidable governance, development and security challenges.


Nissan Lecture Theatre, St Antony’s College ¦ Friday, 9th March, 2018¦ 5:00 pm


RSVP: Iulia Costinescu, African Studies Centre, Oxford, Email: african.studies@africa.ox.ac.uk