The Resource Nigeria beyond divorce, Sam Momah

Nigeria beyond divorce, Sam Momah

Label
Nigeria beyond divorce
Title
Nigeria beyond divorce
Statement of responsibility
Sam Momah
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Most Nigerians, when they talk about Nigeria, will always refer to her with bubbling jingoism as ìgiant of Africaî or ìour great nation, Nigeriaî but fail to ask ìgiant of what?î Goodness or Evil? Productivity or Consumption? Success or Failure? Meritocracy or Mediocrity? Hollowness or Substance? Capturing the ""mood of the nation"" this book offers diagnosis on the country which are broad-based, instructive and well presented. Part I outlines the developmental stages of Nigeria while Part II gives an in depth diagnosis of the major problems besetting Nigeria, following Part III gives examples
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
966.905
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DT515.8
LC item number
.M653 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Nigeria beyond divorce, Sam Momah
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title page; Copyright page; Dedication; Contents; List of abbreviations; Acknowledgements; Foreword; Preface; Prologue; Part I: Developmental stages of Nigeria; Chapter 1 --The birth of Nigeria; Chapter 2 -- Pre and post-independance governance; Chapter 3 -- Nigerean political leaders and constitutional development at a glance; Chapter 4 -- Nigerian military in goverance; Part II: The main problems of Nigeria; Chapter 5 -- The problem with Nigeria -- Overbloated bureaucracy caused by undue creation of atates; Chapter 6 -- The problem with Nigeria -- Poorinfrastructure
  • Appendix 1 -List of kidnappings -- Appendix 2 -- List of Boko Haram bomb-blast destructions; About the Author; Index; Back cover
  • Chapter 14 -- the problem with Nigeria -- growing religious tension -- part iii: examples for Nigeria to emulate; chapter 15 -- Obama's victory and its significance to Nigeria; chapter 16 -- Rwanda's developmental example and lessons for Nigeria; chapter 17 -- example of Singapore developing from third world to first world(1965 -- 2000); chapter 18 -- Japanese developmental experience and lessons for Nigeria; part iv: strategic solution to problems; chapter 19 -- the crucial strategic need to remain united; chapter 20 -restructuring the polity; chapter 21 -- epilogue; part v; notes and references
  • Chapter 7 -- the problem with Nigeria -- unitary content but federal label -- chapter 8 -- the problem with Nigeria -- endemic insecurity; chapter 9 -- the problem with Nigeria -- endemic corruption; chapter 10 -- the problem with Nigeria -population explosion; chapter 11 -- the problem with Nigeria -- unemployment and the failure to convert brain drain to brain gain; chapter 12 -- the problem with Nigeria -- poor productivity aggravated by wrong application of federal character; chapter 13 -- the problem with Nigeria -- the need for leadership with proven track record
Control code
ocn864505287
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxxii, 277 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789788431572
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
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.b35997588
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)864505287
  • sks9788431577

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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