- Words: 2417
- Length: 8 Pages
- Topic: Literature - African
- Paper #: 80062937
The U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency has stated that up to 50% of the heroin coming into the United States passes through Nigeria.
Concern over progress towards democracy -- that Nigeria is backsliding towards military dictatorship, and human rights violations.
In specific terms, the strategic importance of Nigeria from U.S. perspectives lies in the country's economic, political and military power (which) has provided some anchor of stability for the region. If the