In Nigeria, 'Buharism' will need to modernize fast

April 1, 2015 3:46 PM

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In Nigeria, 'Buharism' will need to modernize fast

NALYSISABUJA (Reuters) - As Muhammadu Buhari sat in front of the TV watching his election victory unfold, Nigeria's future president took care to be photographed beside a Muslim elder and a bishop, a choreographed statement of unity in a religiously mixed nation.

More importantly for investors, over the left shoulder of the purple-robed bishop was a smiling figure in a sharp grey suit: Aliko Dangote, Nigeria's most celebrated business magnate and Africa's richest man.

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