Emmanuel Mayah


Nigeria: corruption, revenge and spiritual bonds


Nigeria is ranked the 140th in the Corruption Perception Index, just six points below Russia, which occupies the 134th place. Specifically for Russiangate, Artem Filatov talked to investigative journalist Emmanuel Mayah about how the budget money in one of the poorest countries in the world is wrangled and why his fellow citizens do not overthrow the government. Emmanul Mayah is the editor of the Nigerian newspaper Premium Times, a two-time African Investigative Journalism Award winner, who also had the honour to win the CNN award for African journalists.