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Constitutionalism and national development in Nigeria

Nigerian Political Science Association. Conference

Constitutionalism and national development in Nigeria

proceedings of the 17th Annual Conference of the Nigerian Political Science Association held at the University of Jos, 21-23 November 1990

by Nigerian Political Science Association. Conference

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Published by Nigerian Political Science Association in Ibadan .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Nigeria
    • Subjects:
    • Constitutional history -- Nigeria -- Congresses.,
    • Nigeria -- Politics and government -- 1960- -- Congresses.,
    • Nigeria -- Economic conditions -- 1960- -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementedited by S.G. Tyoden.
      ContributionsTyoden, S. G.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJQ3082 .N54 1990
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 577 p. ;
      Number of Pages577
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1642485M
      LC Control Number91196857

      constitution, a product of a well-publicised constitution-making process, remained on the agenda. In , Nigeria, whose constitution was contentious, organised a national political conference that ended in a stalemate. Currently, the country is in the throes of yet. To turn these demands into actions, world leaders gathered on 25 September, , at the United Nations in New York to adopt the Agenda for Sustainable Development. The Agenda comprises 17 new Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), or Global Goals, which will guide policy and funding for the next 15 years, beginning with a historic.

      Sustainable Development (LIPPSDev) Abstract Since the beginning of the Fourth Republic on May 29 , Nigeria had continued to struggle with the delivery of democratic governance and democracy dividend – social welfare, justice, equity, and equal access to resources and power. This study provides history and analysis of constitution making in Nigeria. It demonstrates that the history can be divided into periods of non-participation, and then gradual participation of Nigerians in the making of their constitution. It analyses the procedure for the making of the Constitution.

      Nigeria typifies the failed African effort in trying to establish an enduring democracy and constitutionalism. After ten years of transition from militarism to constitutional democracy and the euphoria of the country’s return to democracy, the country is still on a slow march in the entrenchment of the practice of constitutionalism. the issue of religious law. Some state in the northern part of Nigeria with Muslim majority decided to implement Shari‘a’h within the state. This work looks at constitutionalism and the Shar‘i’ah, secularism and Islam, Nigeria as a secular state, constitutionalism and Islam in Nigeria .


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