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Nigeria in searchof a viable polity

Conference on Institutional and Administrative Perspectives for National Development (1973 Ahmadu Bello University)

Nigeria in searchof a viable polity

by Conference on Institutional and Administrative Perspectives for National Development (1973 Ahmadu Bello University)

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Published by Institute of Administration Ahmadu Bello University in Zaria [Nig.] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementeditors: Mahmud Tukur & Tunji Olagunju.
ContributionsTukur, Mahmud., Olagunju, Tunji.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20537273M

The roll call shows that President Muhammadu Buhari, who was a one time member of the All Nigeriia People’s Party, ANPP, a party under which he contested the presidential election against the then President Olusegun Obasanjo, in had dumped the party to form the Congress for Progressive Change, CPC, when his Presidential ambition could not be realised in the party. Elections have been central to regime collapse in Nigeria because they neither passed the test of citizens' acceptability nor electoral neutrality. They always pushed the country to a dangerous brink which she has often survived after serious constitutional and political bruises. The general election of rocked the delicate balance of the country resulting in the military coup of January.

For example, in the volume on the polity of The Episcopal Church included in the widely-distributed series in the s and s entitled “The Church’s Teaching,” written by the long-time professor of church history at the General Theological Seminary with the assistance of an “Authors’ Committee” composed of professors, leading. Jonathan said: (1) I have just read Segun Adeniyi’s new book, ‘Against the Run of Play’ which has so far enjoyed tremendous reviews in the media. — Goodluck E. Jonathan (@GEJonathan) Ap (2) My take on it is that the book as presented contains many distorted claims on the Presidential election by many of the respondents.

Religion, History, and Politics in Nigeria is concerned with the problematic nature of religion and politics in Nigerian history. The book provides a lively and straightforward treatment of the relationship among religion, politics, and history in Nigeria, and how it affects public life today. By adopting various cultural, historical, political, and sociological perspectives, the text's 4/5(3). Using historic-descriptive method in which secondary data are mostly used in order to come up with this correlation between ethnicity and voting behaviour in Nigeria, the study noted that the former has significant impact in the way and manner political leaders are elected or recruited.


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This book is a tribute to Professor Toyin Falola in honor and celebration of his contribution to the study of Africa, especially Nigeria. A distinguished Africanist and a leading historian of Nigeria, Falola has established an enduring academic legacy.

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Dudley: Publisher: Macmillan Nigeria, Original from: the University of Michigan: Digitized: 22 Oct ISBN:Length: pages. The arrangement of Nigeria into any form of government: presidential, parliamentary, regional with weak center, confederacy, or any combination of these will not solve Nigeria socio-economic problems.

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This list may not reflect recent changes (). A Brief history of politics in Nigeria: The political history of Nigeria presents itself in three parts, the pre-colonial politics; colonial as well as post-colonial political dispensation. In Pre-colonial times what is known as Nigeria today was just a territory made up of a number of highly influential and.

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