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Oct 24, 2005 - The End of Nigeria

A couple of days ago I crossed the border from Nigeria back into Cameroon. It was a long and not particularly good road that took me from Kano to the border, by way of a night in the town of Maiduguri. Suffering the worst electricity supply of anywhere I've been to in Nigeria, and a rash of closed restaurants, Maiduguri was very much a something and nothing sort of a place. My mobile phone decided to give up the ghost here as if in anticipation of leaving, and the hotel I stayed at refused to put the generator on as there was only a...

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