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Inequities in Nigerian politics

the Niger Delta, resource control, underdevelopment, and youth restiveness

by Steve S. Azaiki

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Published by Treasure Books in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State, Nigeria .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Niger River Delta (Nigeria),
  • Nigeria,
  • Niger River Delta.
    • Subjects:
    • Marginality, Social -- Nigeria -- Niger River Delta.,
    • Distributive justice -- Nigeria -- Niger River Delta.,
    • Petroleum industry and trade -- Nigeria -- Niger River Delta.,
    • Niger River Delta (Nigeria) -- Economic conditions.,
    • Niger River Delta (Nigeria) -- Environmental conditions.,
    • Nigeria -- Politics and government.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 284-290).

      StatementSteve Azaiki.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHN831.N545 A93 2003
      The Physical Object
      Pagination290 p. :
      Number of Pages290
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3345264M
      ISBN 109783631543
      LC Control Number2004352908
      OCLC/WorldCa54911769

      in the Niger Delta, the Boko Haram insurgency and terrorism in the northeast, structural inequality, fiscal federalism, census figure, public corruption etc. The paper integrates Nigeria’s colonial history in the larger picture of her political and economic (under)development and .   Haroon Bhorat explains that the pending Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) will have many implications for sub-Saharan Africa, which faces particular challenges when it comes to tackling growth.

      Nigeria would have been forgetten if not for Buhari – Adesina Politics Nigeria May Opinion: Reappraising Ugwuanyi’s five-year stewardship amid Covid May Adesina: Nigeria would have been history without Buhari The Nation, Nigeria May The Political Inequality In Nigeria by Nobody: am On According to United States factsheet, Nigeria has ethnic groups. The most populous and politically influential include: Hausa and Fulani 29%, Yoruba 21%, Igbo (Ibo) 18%, Ijaw 10%, Kanuri 4%, Ibibio %, Tiv %.

      In recent years, the mainstream media has given attention to the problems of gender inequality in Nigeria. Authorities have changed their theoretical platform. It has resulted in continuous discrimination of women and widened socio-economic inequalities in the country. In this article, we will analyze the situation and try to find the way out. A widely used measure of inequality that rates the distribution of income in a society is known as the Gini scale - for which the higher the number, the greater the inequality. Nigeria's rate rose.


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