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Nigeria elections: Power generation explained

Nigeria experienced power outages about 46 days per year from 2007-2008, with each outage lasting an average of six hours, according to a World Bank report.

Has the situation improved since then?

Ahead of the presidential elections on 28 March, BBC Africa tells you what you need to know about the nation's power generation.

Produced by Baya Cat

  • 24 Mar 2015
  • From the section Africa
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