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CORRUPTION AND UNDERDEVELOPMENT Political Science

A man can be born again; the springs of life can be cleansed instantly if this is true of one, it can be true of any number. Thus, a nation can be born in a day if the ideals of the people can be changed [William Jennings Bryan]. Nigeria is one of the Countries in Africa that loses billions of dolla... Continue Reading

DEPENDENCY AND UNDERDEVELOPMENT IN AFRICA THE NIGERIAN EXPERIENCE Political Science

Dependency and underdevelopment in Africa is our main thrust which we try to relate the above to the Nigerian context. Dependency as we all know is a product of underdevelopment which is prevalent in Africa in general and Nigeria in particular. It is certain that Nigeria is an independent nation, bu... Continue Reading

FEDERALISM AND NATIONAL INTERGRATION IN NIGERIA ISSUES AND CHALLE... Political Science

The problem of federalism and the associated crises of national integration in Nigeria raise serious alarm. The situation attracts growing interest and concern. The crises are very severing such that they culminate in a strong force being mounted on the federation with tendency to disintegrate the c... Continue Reading

HUMAN RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT AND PRODUCTIVITY IN THE CIVIL SERVICE Political Science

The Civil Service as the machinery of Government performs the unique role of governance and National development as such government everywhere in the world have come to terms with the need to train and re-train it’s human resource for them to be better equipped to maximize productivity levels and me... Continue Reading

INTERGOVERNMENTAL RELATIONS AND THE PERFORMANCE OF LOCAL GOVERNME... Political Science

Intergovernmental relations is associated with states having a federal administrative system where the relationship between the federal, central or national government and major sub-national units (province, region or state) are formally spelt out in the constitution. This seek to promote peace and... Continue Reading

LABOUR UNREST AND UNDERDEVELOPMENT IN NIGERIA Political Science

One of the major impediments to development in Nigeria is labour unrest. This is given the fact that no Nation can develop without human resource because they constitute and play very significant role in Nation building and development. The Nigerian case has been so pervasive that labour unrest exte... Continue Reading

MILITARY RULE AND POLITICAL TRANSITION IN NIGERIA AN APPRAISAL OF... Political Science

This study analyzes military rule and the political transition to democracy in Nigeria. It enquires into how military intervenes in the Nigerian politics in the recent time. The study also examines how corruption induces military intervention in Nigerian politics due to the embezzlement of public fu... Continue Reading

NIGERIAN FEDERALISM AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT AUTONOMY Political Science

Federalism, according to K.C Wheare, is the method of dividing powers so that the central and regional governments are each, within a sphere, co-ordinate and independent. He said that the characteristics of this Federal Principle are the division of powers among levels of government, a written const... Continue Reading

POLITICAL PARTY SYSTEM AND NIGERIA Political Science

The development of political parties in Nigeria dates back to the days of the struggle for political independent in the late 1940s, when the nationalists were at the pre-independence and post-independence periods. In the pre-independence and the early post independence periods, political parties in... Continue Reading

POVERTY AND YOUTH RESTIVENESS IN NIGERIA AN EVALUATION OF THE BOK... Political Science

Over the years, Nigeria was experienced series of attacks, agitations, restiveness and blests ranging from diverse regions and localities. References are; hostage thing in the south-south region, the Niger Delta militancy crisis, the Boko Haram crisis in Northern Nigeria (which is the case study of... Continue Reading

POVERTY REDUCTION AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT IN NIGERIA Political Science

Many people when they hear or read about the word poverty will automatically think and look at poverty as being simply a lack of money. This is partly true but for a better understanding of poverty it is necessary to go beyond this simple or common sense, definition of poverty. Poverty is much more... Continue Reading

TERRORISM AND NIGERIAS ECONOMY AN ASSESSEMENT OF THE BOKO HARAM I... Political Science

Terrorism according to lodge is an illegitimate means of attempting to effect political change by the indiscriminate use of violence (Lodge 1988:5). Also Madunagu (2001:51) maintains that terrorism is “the use of violence to achieve political objectives”. The bottom line of the above definitions is... Continue Reading

THE ROLE OF POLITICAL PARTIES IN DEMOCRATIC GOVERNANCE IN NIGERIA Political Science

There is a profound paradox about the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Nigeria. The party, which earned the respect and admiration of most Nigerians, in the period between 1999-2007 due to its politics and policies. This work based on direct study and use of secondary data examines the role of the... Continue Reading

THE IMPACT OF CIVIL SOCIETY ORGANIZATION ON NIGERIA S SOCIO POLIT... Political Science

The civil society and civil society organizations, have sacrificed their existence, goals and objectives to the course of the fight towards socio-political development in Nigeria. To this effect, they have made relentless effort and provoking arrangements, to ensure that the goals and objectives for... Continue Reading

THE IMPACT OF PUBLIC OPINION ON PUBLIC POLICY IN NIGERIA Political Science

This research work that analysis on the impact of public opinion on public policy in Nigeria from 2010-2012 while narrowing it down to the economic policy of deregulation or fuel subsidy removal of 2012. Broadly divided into five chapters, the work breakdown how governmental decisions are being infl... Continue Reading