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Stabilizing Nigeria

sanctions, incentives, and support for civil society

by Lewis, Peter

  • 281 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Century Foundation Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Nigeria,
  • United States,
  • Nigeria.
    • Subjects:
    • Political stability -- Nigeria,
    • Nigeria -- Politics and government -- 1993-,
    • United States -- Foreign relations -- Nigeria,
    • Nigeria -- Foreign relations -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      StatementPeter M. Lewis, Pearl T. Robinson, and Barnett R. Rubin.
      SeriesPreventive action reports ;, v. 3
      ContributionsRobinson, Pearl T., 1945-, Rubin, Barnett R., Council on Foreign Relations., Center for Preventive Action., Century Foundation.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT515.842 .L49 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxix, 152 p. :
      Number of Pages152
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL362930M
      ISBN 100870784153
      LC Control Number98023151

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      Nigeria (nījĬr´ēə), officially Federal Republic of Nigeria, republic ( est. pop. ,,), , sq mi (, sq km), W borders on the Gulf of Guinea (an arm of the Atlantic Ocean) in the south, on Benin in the west, on Niger in the northwest and north, on Chad in the northeast, and on Cameroon in the east. The book is significant because it is the first account of Nigeria’s first coup by a participant. It dispels many myths about that putsch and provides insights into developments that would eventually pitch brother against brother in July But though the book answers many .

      Stabilizing Northeast Nigeria After Boko Haram Saskia Brechenmacher MAY Stabilizing Northeast Nigeria After Boko Haram Saskia Brechenmacher. This paper is made possible by support from the UK Department for International Development. The views .   Ebele’s Favourite: A Book of African Games includes 10 games from Nigeria that would be easy to incorporate for kids in elementary school at recess, in PE, or just as brain breaks! These four books all use the photo-essay technique to focus on the traditions and customs of Nigerian families.


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