Bribery is normal in Nigeria — Aljazeera journalist, Haru Mutasa

Zimbabwean-born Aljazeera journalist, Haru Mutasa has shared some of her experience while working in Nigeria.

Mutasa who stated that bribery is normal in Nigeria, said the first time she was given a brown envelope filled with dollars was in Nigeria and it was after she interviewed someone important in Kano.

She tweeted;

Working in Nigeria. In Kano. We interviewed someone very important. First time I was given the brown envelope. I opened it. Saw the US dollars, gave it back. Gave some excuse why I can’t accept the money. It’s happened more times in Nigeria, it’s normal there

Bribery is normal in Nigeria ? Aljazeera journalist, Haru Mutasa

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Chinenye Nwabueze

Nwabueze is a communication researcher with several years of lecturing experience in Nigerian universities.

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