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Violence and politics in Nigeria

the Tiv and Yoruba experience

by Remi Anifowose

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Published by Nok Publishers International in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Nigeria
    • Subjects:
    • Violence -- Nigeria -- History.,
    • Riots -- Nigeria -- History.,
    • Tiv (African people) -- Politics and government.,
    • Yoruba (African people) -- Politics and government.,
    • Nigeria -- Politics and government -- 1960-1975.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Remi Anifowose.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJQ3082 .A64 1982
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 354 p. :
      Number of Pages354
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4435333M
      ISBN 100883570831, 088357084X
      LC Control Number79088590

      6. Ex-Militants and Electoral Violence in Nigeria’s Niger Delta - Tarila Marclint Ebiede; 7. The Winner Takes It All: Post-war Rebel Networks, Big Man Politics and the Threat of Violence in the Liberian Elections - Mariam Bjarnesen; 8. Parasitic Politics: Violence, Deception, and Change in Kenya's Electoral Politics - Jacob Rasmussen; 9. Political violence as a means to propagate and maintain the status quo in Nigeria is historical and structural in nature. It has been with us since the early independence years and was deployed by the existing political parties then. The general election marked another ugly milestone of political violence in the political historyFile Size: KB.

      Religious conflict in Nigeria goes as far back as , and in the case of the town of Tafawa Balewa, to The Igbo massacre of in the North that followed the counter-coup of the same year had as a dual cause the Igbo officers' coup and pre-existing (sectarian) tensions between the Igbos and the local Muslims. This was a major factor in the Biafran secession and Status: Ongoing. Oil, Politics, and Violence: Nigeria's Military Coup Culture (). 27, likes talking about this. The leading authority on Nigeria's post independence history from One.

      Elections and Political Violence in Nigeria: Past Mistakes and Challenges Ahead Abdullahi, M. General Studies Directorate Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, Bauchi, Nigeria E-mail: [email protected] ABSTRACT Elections in Nigeria over the years have become much more than a democratic process of acquiring political power. We have for some. Violence or the threat of violence as a phenomenon is human activity which has been recognized in African countries as a dimension of local, national and international politics. Individuals and groups throughout history in one form or the other resorted to violence or its potential use as a tactics of political action.


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After an analysis of the links between religion and politics, the book elaborates on all the major cases of violence in the s and 90s, including the Maitatsine, Kano. Effects of electoral violence in Nigeria 1. Destruction of lives and Property.

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Oil, Politics and Violence: Nigeria's Military Coup Culture () by Max Siollun. The author names names, and explores how British influence aggravated indigenous rivalries.

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The book tells a whole lot about the genesis of Nigeria's problems and how the so-called three major ethnic groups contributed to the mishaps of the country, in the name of interests, greed and. UCTION AND SUMMARY OF REPORT. Political violence poses a serious threat to the legitimacy of the state and federal elections that will take place in.

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Violence in Nigeria: The Crisis of Religious Politics and Secular Ideologies. By Toyin Falola (Rochester, University of Rochester Press, ) pp. $ This is an important book, examining in depth a neglected dimension of Nigeria's institutional and political existence--religious conflict, played out against a political backdrop--which has become critical.

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Violence and Politics in Nigeria: The Tiv and Yoruba Experience Remi Anifowose Snippet view - Violence and politics in Nigeria: the Tiv and Yoruba experience. periods of exceptional violence in Nigeria or merely reflect other tensions and processes occurring during non-electoral periods.

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