On June 28, IRI released a new poll from Nigeria revealing persistent regional polarization, as well as optimism about the country’s democratic development. The poll received widespread coverage in the local media, including interviews with Acting Regional Director, Africa John Tomaszewski and Resident Program Director Sentell Barnes.
The following is a selection of articles covering the poll:
North, South disagree on Buhari’s policy direction- Int’l Republican Institute
IRI Poll: Buhari’s Anti-Corruption Fight Polarizes Nigeria
Nigerians United on Democracy, Divided on Anti-Corruption War-Survey
Buhari’s Anti-Graft Fight Polarizing Nigeria-IRI
Nigeria is Divided Between North and South
Buhari’s Anti-Corruption Fight Polarizes Nigeria-IRI poll