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Nigerian political life

"Wole Ajose

Nigerian political life

(a mimeograph)

by "Wole Ajose

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Published by Raytel Communications in Lagos .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nigeria -- Politics and government -- 1993-2007

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby "Wole Ajose.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJQ3090 .A589 2003
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 68 p. ;
    Number of Pages68
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23610515M
    LC Control Number2006376565

    The political awareness were the event that set the stage for the emergence of the Action Group, the Northern People’s Congress and the National Congress of Nigeria and Cameroun. This increased political awareness paved the way for the general elections and the independent of Nigeria from British rule in Life and work. A descendant of a Remo family of Isara-Remo, Soyinka was born the second of six children, in the city of Abẹokuta, Ogun State, in Nigeria, at that time a British father, Samuel Ayodele Soyinka (whom he called S.A. or "Essay"), was an Anglican minister and the headmaster of St. Peters School in ion: Abeokuta Grammar School, University of Leeds.

    The author employs a holistic approach in examining issues such as: bishops and their vision of Nigeria vis-à-vis Nigerian politics; democracy and the power equation among the various arms of government; principal biases that characterize Nigerian politics; and class affiliation and its impact in Nigerian politics.   Chinua Achebe: A life in writing, by Nicholas Wroe. Nigerian politics as well as with its culture, history and literature. He is a novelist, poet, children's writer, critic, editor and.

    Wole Soyinka, in full Akinwande Oluwole Soyinka, (born J , Abeokuta, Nigeria), Nigerian playwright and political activist who received the Nobel Prize for Literature in He sometimes wrote of modern West Africa in a satirical style, but his serious intent and his belief in the evils inherent in the exercise of power usually was evident in his work as well. 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. No modern historian of Africa has received more praise than him. Regarded as the most prolific and brilliant historian of Africa in the last Reviews: 1.


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characterised each of the phases of Nigeria’s chequered political history; these histories have been well documented and discussed in several books and are well known to those with a conscious interest in the history of Nigeria.

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