Nigerian stocks slump the most globally in four years

Stocks listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) fell the most in dollar terms when compared with global peers in the last four years, according to Bloomberg data. The stocks are half their value today, compared to May 2015 when President Muhammadu Buhari was sworn into office as Nigeria’s fourth democratically-elected leader after the country’s return to civilian rule in 1999. Buhari assumed office on May 29, 2015, after defeating then incumbent Goodluck Jonathan, becoming the first