Nigeria's Goodluck Jonathan just did incoming Buhari a big favor with the fuel crisis

The fuel search continues (Reuters/Afolabi Sotunde)

As Nigeria gradually pulls back from the brink of the ‘Petrocalypse‘, it is just the latest example of why the petroleum sector of one of the world’s biggest exporters needs urgent reform.

Between the petrol marketers, Nigerian government, the long lines for overpriced petrol and the endless power cuts, millions of people have been caught in the middle, without alternative means of generating power to make life bearable.

Having a whole country held to ransom by a few marketers has a national security dimension.

Read more: Nigeria’s Goodluck Jonathan just did incoming Buhari a big favour with the fuel crisis – Quartz

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