Making 'Africa Rising' a Reality in Nigeria

The real story isn't the challenges facing the country, but the opportunities.

Powering the future.

Photographer: George Osodi/Bloomberg

Until a few years ago, Africa Rising was a dominant theme in conversations about the global economy. That enthusiasm has since cooled, so that in newsrooms and think tanks and conference panels, "Africa Rising!" has given way to a more questioning "Africa Rising?"

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