film synopsis

Fuelling Poverty

Director: Ishaya Bako
Country: Nigeria
Year: 2012
Running Time: 28 min.
Languages: English / Hausa / Pidgin / Yoruba

A rallying cry for change in Nigeria by the Occupy Nigeria movement and an artistic depiction of the failings of fuel subsidy management in Nigeria, Fuelling Poverty graphically captures the various contours of this debate and the resilience of Nigerians in demanding change. It examines the effect of corruption on the country and the need for Nigerians to hold their government accountable.

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