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POLITICAL VIOLENCE IN NIGERIA

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“Colonialism and Violence in Nigeria is an indispensable resource for lecturers, and will endure as a useful synthesis for researchers and devotees of Nigerian history. Vol. 43, no. 2, ” — Intl. Journal of African Historical Studies “Overall, this book brings a refreshing angle to a familiar subject. election and political violence in Nigeria with a view to unraveling the causes and proferring solutions to avoiding the past mistakes in the subsequent elections. For the purpose of clarity, the paper focuses on the manifestations of election violence in Nigerian political process.

Book Description. In this book, Vincenzo Ruggiero offers a typology of different forms of political violence. From systemic and institutional violence, to the behaviour of crowds, to armed conflict and terrorism, Ruggiero draws on a range of perspectives from criminology, social theory, political science, critical legal studies and literary criticism to consider how these forms of violence are.   The places she writes about (Afghanistan, Egypt, Tunisia, Uzbekistan and Nigeria, among others) she knows well, not in the fly-in-for-a-week-then-pitch-an-op-ed kind of : Carlos Lozada.

Causes of Political Violence in Nigeria When the leaders are legitimately elected, most of the strife or violence are abated. But then what is obtainable in our country Nigeria is not election but selection. Several reasons are actually responsible for electoral violence in Nigeria. Kalu ().   Thus, in the quest to understand the economic predicates of Nigeria’s current security challenges, this paper provides a general description of Nigeria’s political economy and its tendency to fuel violence—including terrorism, as presently observed in Author: Ojochenemi J. David, Lucky E. Asuelime, Hakeem Onapajo.


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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 Nigeria from April 12 to May 3, COVID Resources.

Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

Sunday Agang has written a book that is not only very well researched, balanced, insightful, and well written, but has produced a work that is rare in doctoral dissertation-it is courageous, humane, and deeply moving.

It is broader in scope than most reports on ethnic, political, and religious violence emanating from : Sunday Bobai Agang. Violence in Nigeria Violence In Nigeria – Causes And Solutions. This year has witnessed many exemplary acts of violence in Nigeria.

The Fulani herdsmen killing, Bokoharam bombings are not left out, killing a lot of people in their quest for blood. The Biafrans have also awoken with their quest for secession last year. Violence in Nigeria is the most comprehensive study of religious violence and aggression in Nigeria, notably its causes, consequences, and the options for conflict resolution.

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, Bauchi, Kaduna, and Katsina riots.

"Colonialism and Violence in Nigeria is an indispensable resource for lecturers, and will endure as a useful synthesis for researchers and devotees of Nigerian history." —Intl. Journal of African Historical Studies, Vol.

43, no. 2, (Intl. Journal of African Historical Studies )Price: $ POLITICAL VIOLENCE IN NIGERIA book nigeria ethno religious and socio political violence and pacifism in northern nigeria or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format.

Click Download or Read Online button to get nigeria ethno religious and socio political violence and pacifism in northern nigeria book now. This site is like a library, Use search box in the. Political violence is violence perpetrated by people or governments to achieve political goals.

It can describe violence used by a state against other states or against non-state actors (most notably police brutality or genocide).It can also describe politically-motivated violence by non-state actors against a state (rebellion, rioting, treason or coup d'etat) or against other non-state actors.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Okanya, Dan Osita. Political violence in Nigeria. Enugu, Nigeria: Auto-Century Publishers, (OCoLC) After political independence of Nigeria init was hoped that the country will embrace and consolidate democracy devoid of political violence because of the peaceful, free and fair nature of the election, even through the results were disputed by some political parties.

Effects of electoral violence in Nigeria 1. Destruction of lives and Property. One major effect of electoral violence in Nigeria is the loss of lives and property during such incidences.

Many innocent citizens that come to exercise their franchise can be victims of sporadic shooting, either dead or badly : Ifeanyi Ezemenari. Nigeria: Ethno-Religious and Socio-political Violence and Pacifism in Northern Nigeria.

This is the book for those who are seeking an understanding of the roots of the religious and political conflict in Northern Nigeria. This book is for those who want to understand the role of ethnic communities in peacemaking.

Complementing ethnic. Lorenzo Bosi, Chares Demetriou, in International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences (Second Edition), Political Area. While political violence typically affects policy, the magnitude of policy change may range greatly.

On the one extreme, the change may entail the transformation of the state itself. Historically, this has been especially the case with regard to separatist. Colonialism and Violence in Nigeria offers an alternative framework that exposes the many evils of colonialism. It provides a historical overview for understanding the nature of political violence from the perspective of colonized groups in Nigeria, and offers analytical insights on contemporary politics in.

Violence between and within political parties in Nigeria: statistics, structures and patterns (–) Executive Summary Acts of violence between or within political parties in Nigeria are usually associated with general elections and their spectacular death toll.

This researchFile Size: KB. Falola's analysis centers on two phases of Nigerian history: the last quarter of the 19th century, when linkages between violence and domination were part of the British conquest; and the first half of the 20th century, which was characterized by violent rebellion and the development of a national political consciousness.

This important book. Nigerian Election Violence: Political Thugs Arrested, 38 Weapons & Explosives Recovered. The Nigeria Police Force operatives have arrested suspected political thugs for electoral offences during Saturday’s presidential and National Assembly elections.

The force also said they had recovered 38 weapons and some explosives. The novel centered on a devout Muslim grandmother who has an affair with a young gang leader in his 20s, and in telling the story of a year-old widow’s sexual awakening, Mr.

Ibrahim took on. Nigeria: Political Violence Increasing Before Elections (New York, Janu ) The Nigerian government is doing far too little to prevent a wave of political violence in the pre-election period, Human Rights Watch said in a briefing paper released today.

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.

Read "Nigeria: Ethno-Religious And Socio-political Violence And Pacifism In Northern Nigeria" by Musa Adziba Mambula available from Rakuten Kobo. This is the book for those who are seeking an understanding of the roots of the religious and political conflict Brand: Page Publishing, Inc.

Musa has completed his new book “Nigeria: Ethno-Religious And Socio-political Violence And Pacifism In Northern Nigeria”: an exploration of the dynamic ways ethnic loyalties can fray the fabric needed for healthy ethnic diversity. Musa Adziba Mambula was born Novemin .Broadly, she studies election violence, armed politics, and government-armed group relations, with an empirical focus in Sub-Saharan Africa.

Her book project, Gangs, Governors, and Godfathers: The Organization of Election Violence in Nigeria, studies where and why political elites and armed groups work together to carry out election violence.