Includes bibliographical references (p. 67).
|Statement||P.O. Bodunrin Adeniji.|
|LC Classifications||DT515.8 .A53 1998|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||71 p. :|
|Number of Pages||71|
|LC Control Number||98061098|
Any attempt to write a history book on africa's largest country is always going to be a major undertaken. In the history of Nigeria, Toyin Falola serves us a general sweep of nigeria's storied history beginning from the precolonial times right up to the dawn of the new millenium just as the country was making its second experiment with by: “By improving communications and increasing public security they were instrumental not only in linking Africa to the outside world, but also in establishing links within Africa.” (Peter Duignan, L. H. Gann, , p) Arguably the most positive economic development that took place in colonial Nigeria was the construction of an extensive. This set of essays by Afigbo presents significant data relating to the experiences of Nigeria. Derived from Afigbo’s alchemy of powerful observations, his dynamic astuteness in drilling and utilizing excellent archival resource, and his idyllic projection of his hermeneutic prowess, the book gives us a creative paradigm to understand by: 7. The book is often considered the seminal work of modern African literature and received accolades from author Dylan Thomas as well as other Western intellectual figures of the time. A major shift in literary style from fantasy to realism first resulted from the founding of the University College of Ibadan (Nigeria’s first university) in
Written by renowned Nigerian author the late Chinua Achebe, this book is a personal record or documentation of the Nigerian civil war also known as the biafran war. Achebe, one of the best and foremost Nigerian writers, communicates his experience in Author: Lami Ogar. Drawing on a large body of primary and secondary sources, this book analyzes the history of Nigeria from its early period to the present. All the major historical themes are covered, notably precolonial and indigenous state systems and societies, the penetration of Europeans that ended in colonial subjugation, nationalist struggles, and the. QUESTION: Trace the history of Nigeria from pre-colonial era to date highlighting the leaders that rule the country at various levels, also indicate specific date of leadership. INTRODUCTION For one to be able to do justice to a question of this nature, it would be better if . The Federal Republic of Nigeria Located in the west of Africa, housing a city with major attractions in the country as the Nigerian National Mosque and the Nigerian National Christian Centre, it is safe to say that Nigeria has a prosperous ethnic diversity housing ethnic groups of which there three in ethnic groups are predominant which are the Hausa, Yoruba and the Igbo.
The book’s protagonist Kingsley is unable to find work, and so turns to the shady world of email confidence tricks. The scams are too often cited by xenophobes and racists as the main export of Nigeria, yet Adoabi addresses this contentious issue with humor and lightness, creating a story of family, aspiration and the hard lessons that. Moreover, the essay takes a keen look at the political system that has been prevalent in the Nigerian society since it earned its independence from the colonialist. Finally, it tends to take a critical look at the past, present as well as the future trends in the economic world of the people of Nigeria (Angrew, ). the Nigerian character. There is nothing wrong with the Nigerian land, climate, water, air, or anything else. The Nigerian problem is the unwillingness or inability of its leaders to rise to their responsibility, to the challenge of personal example, which is the hallmark of true leadership (Achebe, 1). The Modern Nigerian Economy Nigeria is located on the west coast of Africa and is the most populous black country in the world, bordering the North Atlantic Ocean, between Benin and Cameroon. Nigeria covers , sq miles and is about the same size as California, Nevada and Utah combined. Nigeria is diverse in people and culture.