Last updated: 28 may, 2009 - 18:07 GMT

Nigeria's decade of democracy

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Tomorrow Nigeria celebrates a decade of democracy, the longest period of unbroken civilian rule in the country's history.

But have the generals really beaten a retreat? And have politicians delivered on their promises first under President Olusegun Obasanjo and now under President Umaru Yar'Adua?

Uduak Amimo spoke to the Nobel prize winning Nigerian writer and political activist Wole Soyinka.

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