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Critical reflections on the Niger Delta question

D. A. Briggs

Critical reflections on the Niger Delta question

by D. A. Briggs

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Published by Larigraphics Printers in Jos, Plateau State, Nigeria .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 219-230) and index.

StatementDeinbo A. Briggs
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHD9577.N53 N54297 2007
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 242 p. :
Number of Pages242
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24576677M
ISBN 109781663332
ISBN 109789781663338
LC Control Number2009404486
OCLC/WorldCa502442396

  Critical Analysis: Critical Thinking And Reflection Words | 8 Pages. Critical thinking and reflection Critical thinking is an attempt to ask and answer questions systematically, to produce a coherent and credible story or argument. In critical thinking, evidences and good reasons should be seek first prior to believing something to be.   Senator Ovie Omo-Agege, Deputy President of the Senate (“DSP”) first significant foray into public service was when he was appointed as executive assistant to Governor James Ibori of Delta.

NIGER DELTA QUESTION According to Amuwo (, p), the NDQ is “the most complex of all the elements underlying the highly fractured Nigerian federal system”. It revolves around issues of self- determination or autonomy, development, resource control, security, political inclusiveness. The current conflict in the Niger Delta first arose in the early s over tensions between foreign oil corporations and a number of the Niger Delta's minority ethnic groups who feel they are being exploited, particularly the Ogoni and the and political unrest continued throughout the s despite the return to democracy and the election of the Obasanjo government in

Osaghae, E. ‘Social Movements and Rights Claims: The Case of Action Groups in the Niger Delta of Nigeria’. Voluntas 19(2): pp– Osaghae, E.E. Amoral Politics and Democratic Instability in Africa: A Theoretical Exploration, Nordic Journal of African Studies 4, 1: 62– Oyewole, S. The Niger Delta is the world’s eighth largest oil exporter and seventh largest source of natural gas reserves. Since crude oil was commercially extracted in , underdevelopment of the area and mismanagement of the oil industry has contributed to inter and intra-ethnic tensions, heightened during the s. This event was held in memory of the untimely death earlier this year of Oronto.


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