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Nigerian leadership, political development and democracy

Chukwuma Ibezute

Nigerian leadership, political development and democracy

an essential text for every Nigerian : a critical and comparative analysis of Nigerian leadership, politics, democracy and major historical events

by Chukwuma Ibezute

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Published by Cel-Bez Didactic Books in Owerri, Imo State, Nigeria .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Nigeria
    • Subjects:
    • Democracy -- Nigeria -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Colonial administrators -- Nigeria -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Political leadership -- Nigeria -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Nigeria -- Politics and government -- 20th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementby Chukwuma Ibezute.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJQ3096 .I24 1999
      The Physical Object
      Pagination179 p. ;
      Number of Pages179
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3998759M
      ISBN 109783369172
      LC Control Number2001345919
      OCLC/WorldCa47079991

        Editor’s Note: Nigeria, which has long struggled with governance issues and poverty, is in need of a profound economic transformation. In the inaugural BusinessDay Scholars in Society Forum in Lagos, Nigeria, Richard Joseph addressed the different challenges and opportunities that lie ahead on the country’s path to economic growth and prosperity. Laying the Foundation for Nigeria’s Democracy: My Account of J Presidential Election and Its Annulment is a factual, gripping, and compelling insight into the most authentic analysis and explanation of the nation’s political environment under which the June 12 election was held and how the result was tragically annulled, even as it was accurately adjudged as the freest and.

        Indeed Nigeria's years of democracy has produced nothing than a political tin-gods, party despots, constitutional autocrats and libertarian demagogues awash in the arrogance of power. This dismal state of affairs cannot, therefore, provide a fertile ground for the evolution of visionary and transformative leadership that can promote development. It encompasses social, economic and cultural conditions that enable the free and equal practice of political self-determination. Moreover, the issue we want to consider today is the role of the Press in sustaining Democracy in Nigeria. The Nigerian Press has come a long way.

      Issuu is a digital publishing platform that makes it simple to publish magazines, catalogs, newspapers, books, and more online. Easily share your publications and get them in front of Issuu’s. The Paradox of Traditional Chiefs in Democratic Africa shows that unelected traditional leaders can facilitate democratic responsiveness. Ironically, chiefs' undemocratic character gives them a capacity to organize responses to rural problems that elected politicians and state institutions lack.


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Nigerian leadership, political development and democracy by Chukwuma Ibezute Download PDF EPUB FB2

The study is ambitious and rigorous in its methodology, nuanced and balanced in its interpretations of Nigerian postcolonial political history, and shrewd yet sympathetic in its prognosis of the country’s future political development.

The book is an outstanding contribution to Nigerian political science and to African studies more by: Dictators and Democracy in African Development: The Political Economy of Good Governance in Nigeria (African Studies Book ) - Kindle edition by LeVan, A.

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Dictators and Democracy in African Development: the Political Economy of Good Governance in Nigeria (Now in paperback. from Cambridge University Press, ). Developing countries face the urgent challenge of identifying the factors that impact government performance.

political leadership and corruption were interwoven and it is against this background that it explored the corrupt tendencies of the political leadership class in Nigeria since and its implication for socio-economic development.

The paper concludes that for Nigeria. of good governance and leadership as the pathway to sustainable national development in Nigeria. It therefore uses secondary sources of data such as Text Books, Journals, Magazines.

Rise and Consolidation of Garison Democracy in Nigeria, – ”, ABU Political Scientist, 1(1). Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria ().sAuthor: Canice Erunke. DEMOCRACY IN NIGERIA – PROBLEMS AND PROSPECTS. Over years, Nigeria has been wallowing in the coffin of poverty, underdevelopment, unemployment, power instability, securities menace, and political hullabaloos, all this has been a problem combating a nation that was once giant of Africa, { Democracy In Nigeria }.

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The importance, how to, effect causes relationship, comparison, history, role, solutions are discussed. in Africa. Therefore, the quest for good leadership is a sine-qua-non for governance and sustainable development.

A governance approach highlights issues of state responsiveness and accountability, and the impact of these factors on political stability and economic development. For too long, social. The Challenge of Building Institutions for Democracy and Development One of the greatest challenges of nation building is the challenge of institution building.

Whether nations are able to manage their political and social disputes peacefully, without lapsing into conflict, or sustain economic growth without creating huge inequalities. Nigeria are expected to work, then, Nigeria needs good governance so as to be able to actualise its potentials and improve the wellbeing of the citizens and development in geo-political terms.

He said that the word „good‟ is one fundamental thing that is absent in the governance of Size: KB. ABSTRACT: This paper examines the military and democracy within the context of Nigeria's historical and socio political reality. Nigeria's inability to foster a sustainable democratic tradition has negative consequences for the country.

The quest for democracy and therefore development in Nigeria has been hindered by the disruptive influences File Size: KB. It clearly has major implications for equity, poverty and quality of life. Political governance is the process of decision-making to formulate policy.

Administrative governance is the system of policy implementation. Encompassing all three, good governance defines the processes and structures that guide political and socio-economic relationships.

Leadership is a key factor in the development of Nigerian democracy and society in general. Strong leader who will govern the country should be the center of social, economic and political life of Nigeria. If one compares democracy in Nigeria with a ship, the country leader is the captain.

As a part of a Forum Series on Democracy and Insecurity in Africa, Professor Wale Adebanwi made a presentation on March 7, on “African Labyrinths: Corruption, Democracy, and Insecurity in Africa.”He is the noted author of several books on this topic.

In SeptemberProf. Adebanwi and Prof. Ebenezer Obadare convened a conference on Prebendalism and Democracy in. The recently concluded election reflects both the strengths of and deficiencies in Nigeria’s democracy.

Political space is pluralistic and competitive. democratization, and African security. His latest book is Contemporary Nigerian Politics: Competition in a Time of committed to promoting youth political leadership and democratic. Some argue that democracy and traditional leadership are irredeemably opposed and cannot co-exist.

Meanwhile, shifts in the political economy of the former bantustans − the introduction of platinum mining in particular − have attracted new interests and conflicts to these areas, with chiefs often designated as custodians of community interests.

prospects of Nigerian democracy. While it remains true that Nigeria is governed by democratically elected leaders at the federal and state levels, Nigeria is yet to institutionalise democracy after a century of existence as a political entity.

The paper discusses some of the impediments to the institutionalisation of democracy in Nigeria after more.

This book addresses various issues that have arisen in the practice of democracy in Nigeria sincefocusing on the Obasanjo years (). Nigeria's return to democratic rule has been marked by developments such as the implementation of reforms to address perceived economic problems and corruption.

The introduction of democracy in the country has also witnessed many challenges. Nweke: Democracy, Leadership and Nation building in Nigeria their input is considered. This results in the group being more motivated and creative as a whole.

This kind of leadership is supposedly the vision of Locke, Rousseau and Mill’s theories of democracy. Leadership in the democratic.

Democracy and Good Governance in Nigeria: Challenges and Prospects Iheanacho, E. N. Department of Political Science Imo State University, Owerri, E-mail: [email protected] ABSTRACT This study, Democracy and Good Governance in Nigeria: Challenges and Prospects is a descriptive analysis that has relied on the use of.The past few years have been very traumatic ones for many Nigerians.

With the exception of those in power or close to the seat of power, the changes of were a welcome relief given the tyranny and repression that the country had suffered under General Abacha. With many people in prison and more in exile, the death of Abacha was received with a sigh of relief.

By Morak Babajide-Alabi. A couple of Sundays ago I wrote on leadership in Nigeria. I said our political leaders are created and not born. I got reactions from some readers.