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Safeguarding Nigeria"s minorities

Donald S. Rothchild

Safeguarding Nigeria"s minorities

by Donald S. Rothchild

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Published by Duquesne University Press in Pittsburgh .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Political parties -- Nigeria.,
  • Minorities -- Nigeria.,
  • Nigeria -- Race relations.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementby Donald S. Rothchild.
    SeriesAfrican reprint series -- 17
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDT515.8 R67 1964
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. 35-51.
    Number of Pages51
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20802390M

    Nigeria's national security as a participatory project / Olu Ogunsakin Expatriate quota administration and its implication on Nigeria's national security / Japh C.T. Nwosu Disunity between or amongst security agencies: a threat to national security / Ade Abolurin. It could be a refugee child fleeing conflict. A boy or girl living in poverty. A teenager living with a disability. Or a child from an ethnic minority facing stigma and discrimination. Child safeguarding matters. Yes, it would be great to all meet up, but child safeguarding is too important to .

      Notes. The Times, London. 16 March ; This concept, National Role Conceptions, is elaborately discussed in Adigbuo, E. R’s doctoral thesis: Nigeria’s National Role Conceptions: the Case of Namibia , submitted to the University of Johannesburg in The leadership role concept is one of the variables used by the analyst in examining Nigerian foreign policy towards the. A contemporary twist on the Odyssey, An Orchestra of Minorities is narrated by the chi, or spirit of a young poultry farmer named life is set off course when he sees a woman who is about to jump off a bridge. Horrified by her recklessness, he hurls two of his prized chickens off the bridge.

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Introduction This book offers a thematic study of key debates in the history of the ethnic politics, democratic governance, and minority rights in Nigeria. Nigeria provides a framework for examining the central paradox in post-colonial nation building projects in Africa – the tension between majority rule and minority.

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Critically engaging with the UNESCO Convention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage, the book also discusses local-level conceptualizations of living cultural traditions, practices and expressions, and.

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In fact, it discussed minority protection with peculiarities to South Asian experiences. As stated above, the researcher will dwell on minority protection with regards to Nigerian law.

Schmitthoff et al, in their book Palmer‟s Company Law6discussed extensively the principle of majority rule, and minority protection in such circumstances. Ethnic and minority rights issues coloured early nationalist politics and thus shaped Nigeria’s decolonization.

Ethnic criteria determined the evolution of political parties in the s. Main minorities and indigenous peoples: Hausa / Fulani (29 per cent); Yoruba (21 per cent); Igbo (Ibo) (18 per cent), Ijaw (10 per cent), Kanuri (4 per cent), Ibibio-Efik ( per cent), Tiv ( per cent), Edo (Bini) (less than 1 per cent), Nupe (less than 1 per cent).

[Note that Nigeria’s last census was in The country did not then, and does not now, collect or analyse data. offers information related to norms and mechanisms developed to protect the rights of persons belonging to national, ethnic, religious or linguistic minorities.

It includes detailed information about procedures and forums in which minority issues may be raised within. Nigeria’s current ethnic minority problems have been shaped by developments in the country’s recent and distant past. Indeed, by most accounts, the fortunes of Nigeria’s ethnic minorities have varied in tandem with changes in the internal territorial configuration of the federation, in the composition and orientation of successive federal government administrations, and in the rules for.

Sexual minorities are referred to as a group whose sexual identity, orientation or practices differ from the majority of the surrounding society (primarily used to refer to Lesbians, Gay, Bisexuals, Transgender, Intersexual (LGBTI) persons, including gender queers) [2].In Africa, the most common retort in opposing homosexuality is that it is "un-African” and against religious values.

An Amazon Best Book of January InNigerian writer Chigozie Obioma’s debut, The Fisherman, was short-listed for the Man Booker Prize and announced the arrival of a talented new is no drop-off in his sophomore effort, An Orchestra of Minorities, about a young farmer who, having fallen in love with a woman from a wealthy family, risks everything to prove his s: Globalisation and the Fate of Minority Languages in Nigeria Papers on language endangerment and language revitalisation strategies for safeguarding the vanishing indigenous tongues of Nigeria are the major focus, and the book serves as important reference material in various aspects of language and linguistic studies in Nigeria.

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A large. Nigeria s minorities, peoples comprising about 40 per cent of the country s population profoundly feared for their future under African leaders free of British imperial control.

They demanded protection. This study reveals the remarkable story of how and why the British authorities betrayed the Nigerian people in relation to their treatment of Reviews: 1.

Madisonian and Millian principles safeguard individual and political minorities. But, as de Tocqueville observed above, the danger of majority tyranny lies also in the oppression of minority groups in society based on criteria such as skin color, ethnicity or nationality, religion, sexual.

Nigeria has the largest number of child brides in Africa with more than 23 million girls and women who were married as children, most of them from poor and rural communities.

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