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Babangida's Reforms

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Which of the following best describes the economic reform agenda of Nigerian President Ibrahim Babangida (1985-1993)?

A

Babangida enacted many neoliberal market reforms and austerity programs consistent with the demands of the IMF.

B

Babangida seized control of most private industries to use their revenues for state operations.

C

Babangida's most significant reform was to curb the power of Nigeria's labor unions.

D

State spending on welfare and defense increased massively under Babangida.

E

Most of Nigeria's state-owned sector, including the national oil companies, were privatized by Babangida.