Nigeria’s “War Against Indiscipline”


Audio: BBC world Service – Witness Mon Nov 30 2015

In 1984 General Muhammadu Buhari’s military regime launched an unusual campaign to clean up Nigeria. Under the policy, Nigerians were forced to queue, be punctual and obey traffic laws. The punishments for infractions could be brutal. Veteran Nigerian journalist Sola Odunfa recalls the reaction in Lagos to the War Against Indiscipline.

Have your say

Don't miss out on the latest from New Nigeria Post...

  • Breaking News
  • News and updates
  • World, Videos and entertainment

New Nigeria Post – Progress is possible

We use cookies. By browsing our site you agree to our use of cookies.Accept

%d bloggers like this: