Outside of Boko Haram militants and corruption scandals, Nigeria receives little coverage in the West. It is disappointing then that The Huffington Post presented the craziest point of view it could find, without much background on the society that produced it, or even suggesting that not all Nigerians might agree with it.

 

Edirin Oputu is an assistant editor at CJR. Follow her on Twitter @EdirinOputu