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Ethnicity management in Nigeria

Mazi Fred I. A Uchenyi

Ethnicity management in Nigeria

A citizenship observation of Nigeria"s greatest problems (African cultural writers series of ICRO)

by Mazi Fred I. A Uchenyi

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Published by s.n .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Politics and government,
  • Ethnic relations,
  • Nigeria

  • The Physical Object
    FormatUnknown Binding
    Number of Pages175
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9192137M
    ISBN 109783317350
    ISBN 109789783317352
    OCLC/WorldCa47762351

    List of ethnic groups in Nigeria. Jump to navigation Jump to search. The following is a non-exhaustive list of Ethnic Groups In Nigeria. Kamwe Adamawa State and Borno State (Republic of Cameroon) Name of Ethnic Group State Abayon Cross River State: Abua (Odual) Rivers State: Achipa (Achipawa) Kebbi State.   In sociology, ethnicity is a concept referring to a shared culture and a way of life. This can be reflected in language, religion, material culture such as clothing and cuisine, and cultural products such as music and art. Ethnicity is often a major source of social cohesion as well as social : Ashley Crossman.

    Solutions To Problems Of Ethnicity In Nigeria. CHALLENGES AFFECTING NIGERIA AND THEIR NGES AFFECTING NIGERIA AND THEIR SOLUTION. Nigeria is a country of diverse people, cultures, religion and political groups. The country achieved independence from the British colonialist in Nigeria is one of the most densely populated countries in Africa, with approximately million people in an area of , km 2 (, sq mi), and is also the country with the largest population in Africa and the seventh largest population in the world.. Approximately 50% of Nigerians are urban dwellers, with the rate of urbanization being estimated at %.

      This is the background to Civil Society and Ethnic Conflict Management in Nigeria, edited by Thomas Imobighe. The book is the outcome of a study commissioned by the African Strategic and Peace Research Group (AFSTRAG), a prominent non-governmental conflict management and good governance organization based in : Ukoha Ukiwo. NIGERIA is a federal constitutional republic comprising of 36states and its federal capital, Abuja. Nigeria as a nation is a constituent of several nationalities. There are over ethnic groups and the major ones are Yoruba, Igbo and Hausa.


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Ethnicity management in Nigeria by Mazi Fred I. A Uchenyi Download PDF EPUB FB2

On The Study of Ethnicity in Nigeria By Ukoha Ukiwo 1. Introduction The vilification of ethnicity as the scapegoat of all vices associated with the Nigerian body polity has made the subject a dominant theme in the study of Nigerian political economy.

No work is deemed ‘scholarly’ that does not consider the salience orFile Size: KB. Discover more about your ethnicity with AncestryDNA. By comparing your genetic signature to the DNA of people from the Nigeria region, AncestryDNA can give you a clearer picture of your ethnic origins.

Nigeria is the most populous country in Africa, with more than million people living in an area about twice the size of California. The book is organised into three parts. The first analyses basic concepts at play, such as ethnicity and ethnic conflict, specifically in the Nigerian context, and against the background of the position of civil society and development in the country.

The second part comprises six case studies spread across Nigeria's six geo-political regions. Nigeria is a multi-ethnic and culturally diverse society that has witnessed conflicts arising from this ethnic and cultural diversity.

This paper expounds such conceptual issues as ethnicity. Nigeria is a multi-ethnic and culturally diverse society that has witnessed conflicts arising from this ethnic and cultural diversity. This paper expounds such conceptual issues as ethnicity, cultural diversity, federalism and national integration and then presents the historical background to ethnic and cultural conflicts in Nigeria.

It is. Organising civil society for ethnic conflict management in Nigeria / Ibrahim James ; Civil society and ethnic conflict management: lessons from other African states / Gane Bang Zamtato ; Towards civil society/government partnership in ethnic conflict management: integrating the traditional democratic analytical model into existing conflict.

Download Citation | Civil Society and Ethnic Conflict Management in Nigeria (review) | African Studies Review () Ethnicity is a popular topic. ethnicity in the management of universities in Nigeria. Descriptive survey research design was adopted for the study. The population for the study staff in Federal and State universities in North Central Nigeria.

A sample of 1, was drawn through stratified proportionate sampling Size: 96KB. From an overview of the literature, this paper argues that while these perspectives have benefited from debates on ethnicity worldwide, Nigerian responses to historical developments such as the gruesome civil war in Nigeria have enriched the study of ethnicity.

variants of ethnicity in Nigeria and how they connect to the broader political economy of Nigeria. Keywords: Ethnicity, Variants, Political Economy, Nigeria, Development 1.

INTRODUCTION Ethnicity as a problem engendering national unity in Nigeria is manifest in all aspects of national life in the political, economic and social : Edmund.

Obomanu. NIGERIA The Federal Republic of Nigeria comprises thirty six states and its Federal Capital Territory is a is located in West Africa and shares land borders with the Republic of Benin in the west, Chad and Cameroon in the east, and Niger in the north.

Its coast in the south lies on the Gulf of Guinea on the Atlantic Ocean. The Flag The flag of. Abstract From Angola to Armenia and from Kosovo to Kenya the world is witnessing the rise of virulent ethnic nationalisms. This article has three main objectives.

First, it aims to provide a broad overview of the theoretical quagmire of notions of ethnic conflict. Second, by means of examining Nigeria as a case study it examines [ ]. Issues of ethnicity and religion have remained big matters that continue to shape the turn of events in the country.

It is the effect of this two-headed dragon of ethnicity and religion as an impediment to progress in Nigeria that this review seeks to analyse, within the context of the page book titled, “The effect of religion on the political process”; authored by Femi Ajayi, a.

The overthrow in January of Nigeria’s First Republic erased what had been regarded as perhaps the most promising prospect for liberal democracy in post-colonial Africa. Marking the sweeping failure of parliamentary institutions across a continent of new nations, it accelerated the slide into a ghastly civil war.

Class, Ethnicity and Democracy is the first scholarly study to 5/5(1). For instance, the elevation of the sharia into legal and political system, the issue of Nigeria becoming the member of organisation of Islamic countries (OIC) among others. There was also the formation of the Christian Council of Nigeria (CON), which culminated in the birth of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) (Enwerem ).File Size: KB.

governance of Nigeria. Definition of Ethnicity. The concept ethnicity and tribalism has always been a confused matter.

Some scholars use the two concepts as though they carry the some meaning and strongly inseparable. However, it is pertinent to note that there is a difference between ethnicity and tribalism even though the difference is water.

(See particularly chap "Organising Civil Society for Ethnic Conflict Management in Nigeria," by Ibrahim James.) Some are in the government sector, a few in the private sector (which, given the nature of their involvement, are often closely linked with the government sector), but the bulk are in the community/voluntary/NGO sector.

we aim for in Nigeria."1 Azikiwe, former Nigerian president and architect of Nigerian independence, delves into a scholarly examination of tribalism, its origin and impact on national development The contention of this paper is that in the educational devel-opment of Nigeria, ethnicity is the most powerful determinant of access to education.

SinceNigeria has experienced more than ten large scale ethnic or religious riots in its major cities. These violent clashes have wreaked economic, political, and social havoc; caused an enormous number of deaths and injuries; and posed serious obstacles to Nigeria's sociopolitical development as well as retarded efforts at nation-building.

The Problem Of Ethnicity In Nigeria by Movic1(m): pm On NIGERIA is a federal constitutional republic comprising of 36states and its federal capital, Abuja. Nigeria as a nation is a constituent of several nationalities. forces within Nigeria’s political economy can influence political, economic and social change’.

Output 28 is the ‘ethnicity, language and culture dimension’. 2. Overview and Justification Scope General The dimensions of language, culture and ethnicity can be conceptualised in a number of ways, each.Inter-ethnic and religious conflict resolution in Nigeria: an introduction / Ernest E.

Uwazie --Assessing the history of ethnic/religious relations / Godfrey N. Uzoigwe --The role of communications in the escalation of ethnic and religious conflicts / Isaac O. Albert --Ethnicity and the Nigerian constitutions / J. Ademola Yakubu --Facing.Gavrilova, Yulia Shchetkina, Irina Liga, Marina and Gordeeva, Nadezhda Religious syncretism as a sociocultural factor of social security in cross-border regions.

Mental Health, Religion & Culture, Vol. 21, Issue. 3, p. Cited by: 9.