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The culture of partisan politics in Nigeria

Alfred Akawe Torkula

The culture of partisan politics in Nigeria

an historical perspective

by Alfred Akawe Torkula

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Published by Aboki Publishers in Makurdi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Political parties -- Nigeria -- History,
  • Nigeria -- Politics and government -- 1960-

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [127]-129) and index.

    Other titlesPartisan politics in Nigeria
    StatementAlfred Akawe Torkula.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDT515.8 .T67 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 136 p. ;
    Number of Pages136
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23163513M
    ISBN 109788098754
    ISBN 109789788098751
    LC Control Number2008430734

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Ugwuja Daniel Department of Political Science, Enugu State University of Science and Technology, Nigeria Abstract: One of the greatest challenges facing modern societies is participating actively in Nigeria Size: KB. The secretary to the Ajara Vetho Kingdom, High Chief Gbefa 1 Paul Ajo, has advised traditional rulers to shun politics but rather focus more on programmes and activities that will lead to the.

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