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Studies in the history of Plateau State, Nigeria

Studies in the history of Plateau State, Nigeria

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Published by Macmillan in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Plateau State (Nigeria)
    • Subjects:
    • Plateau State (Nigeria) -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies and index.

      Statementedited by Elizabeth Isichei.
      ContributionsIsichei, Elizabeth Allo.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT515.9.P53 S78x 1982
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 288 p., [12] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages288
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2153874M
      ISBN 100333269314
      LC Control Number88672069

      The period from the s to the mids took Nigerian literature into the realm of protest against successive military governments, and the writing also analysed social change in Nigeria since independence by attempting to characterise the new Nigerian identity. This is the situation in Plateau State, Nigeria where the military is used for military internal security operations since violence broke out between Christians and Muslims in Jos, on 7 September Several studies have indicated support for the use of the military as a ‘necessary evil’ to enforce ceasefires and ensure the return to peace.

      ABSTRACTThe study set out to critically examine the place of public relations in the administration of local government areas in plateau state, with Jos North Local Government Area as an area of study. The study examines the extent to which public relations is used to manage the local government area, which has been riddled with one form of crisis or the other, in the last ten years. Eghosa Osaghae's study leads him to the conclusion that Nigeria's problems are not of recent making but can be traced to structural impediments from colonial times. (Paperback) Federalism and Ethnic Conflict in Nigeria by Rotimi T. Suberu (Paperback) Nigeria: A Country Study (Area Handbook Series) by Helen Chapin Metz (Hardcover - October ).

        Read about Nigeria’s ongoing battle with insurgent group Boko Haram and keep track of the latest developments using the Global Conflict Tracker from the Council on Foreign Relations. The study was conducted in Plateau state north central Nigeria between June and July We conducted a cross-sectional study among pulmonary TB patients registered for treatment at least 7 months before the commencement of the study. We included patient aged 15 years and above, diagnosed by sputum AFB microscopy, chest X-ray, or a clinician.


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Studies in the history of Plateau State, Nigeria Download PDF EPUB FB2

Introduction / Elizabeth Isichei --Prologue to art history in Plateau State / Arnold Rubin --Movements of peoples in Pengana District from ealiest times to / John Garah Nengel --Proverbs as a mirror of traditional Birom life and thought / J. Olowa Ojoade --Towards a Yergam history: some explorations / Stephen Banfa --The goemai and their.

Plateau is the twelfth-largest state in imately in the centre of the country, it is geographically unique in Nigeria due to its boundaries of elevated hills surrounding the Jos Plateau its capital, and the entire plateau itself. Plateau State is celebrated as "The Home of Peace and Tourism".Area rank: 12 of Plateau state is the most important mining area in Nigeria and is a major exporter of tin and tin is smelted just outside Jos, the state capital and its largest metals are shipped by rail to Port Harcourt for export.

Other minerals, notably tantalite, kaolin, tungsten (wolfram), zircon, and thorium compounds, are also exploited on the plateau. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

Try the new Google Books. Check out the new look and enjoy easier access to your favorite features Studies in Berom History and Culture, Charles C. Jacobs: Editor: Charles C. Jacobs: History › Africa › Central. Birom (African people) History History / Africa / Central History / Africa / General Plateau State (Nigeria) Social life.

Chapter One of History Of Religious Violence In Nigeria (A Case Study Of Kaduna And Plateau States) CHAPTER ONE. BACKGROUND OF THE STUDY.

Introduction. Religious violence has its roots deep in the history of Kaduna State. As a state, Kaduna came into being in and in the same year religious violence erupted. The Jos Plateau is a plateau located near the centre of covers km² and is bounded by m escarpments around much of its an average altitude of m, it is the largest area over m in Nigeria, with a high point of m, in the Shere plateau has given its name to the Plateau State in which it is found and is itself named for the state's.

History can be simply be described as a record of the past or a study of past events connected to a particular place or thing, the function of history is to understand and master the past as a key to shaping the present.

Here is a referable list of books on the history of Nigeria. Lami is from cross river state and holds a in. Section Three: Conflict/Peace Studies 89 FCT Abuja 89 Benue State 96 Kogi State Kwara State Nasarawa State Niger State Plateau State References NORTH-EAST GEO-POLITICAL ZONE Acronyms and Abbreviations List of Maps Executive Summary The North-East of Nigeria Adamawa State Bauchi State Borno.

This is the first systematic review and meta-analyses on the prevalence of urinary schistosomiasis in Nigeria. The Nigerian population was projected at million with the land mass of more thankm 2 hence exceptional planning, greater time and enormous resources are required in the use primary data to obtain the national prevalence of urinary schistosomiasis.

Makurdi, town, capital of Benue state, east-central Nigeria. It lies on the south bank of the Benue River. Founded aboutMakurdi rapidly developed into a transportation and market center. Makurdi was selected as the capital of Benue state in Learn more about Makurdi here. The history of the Mwaghavul is a long one, documented in various forms, ranging from records of administration by the colonialist, to the documentation of archaeological discoveries by white explorers and administrators, documentation and analysis of languages, oral lore and culture by linguists and the latest series of narration and documentation of various aspects of the Mwaghavul people by 5/5(4).

Ethno-religious conflict management in Nigeria: a case study of Plateau State- Article (PDF Available) June with 3, Reads How we measure 'reads'. Official Plateau State Government Page. Professor Sonni Gwanle Tyoden.

Born on the 22nd SeptemberProfessor Sonni Gwanle Tyoden was educated at the famous Boys Secondary School, Gindiri, Plateau State, and proceeded to the Premier University of Ibadan inwhere he read and obtained a degree in Political Science with Second Class Honors Upper Division.

Nigeria. The period of the study shall be restricted tothe year of the occurrence of the major conflict in Jos City, andthe year of the declaration of a state of emergency in the state.

Plateau State is located in the highlands of Central Nigeria. It has a lot of features, which attract a. Peoples of Northern Plateau State and Inter-group Relations 82 Migration, Settlement Dynamics and Conflicts in Northern Plateau State 92 The Evolution of Spatial Ordering in Colonial Plateau State Policy and Politics in Conflicts and Settlement Dynamics in Plateau State BACKGROUND OF THE STUDY.

Introduction. Religious violence has its roots deep in the history of Kaduna State. As a state, Kaduna came into being in and in the same year religious violence erupted.

Historically, Kaduna was part of Northern region in the three (3) regional structures of   This is so far the most-detailed information on the Angas (Ngas), the largest ethnic group on the Jos Plateau, Nigeria.

The book draws up a sketch of both the political and ecclesiastical history of the people. This is followed by socio-anthropological data about the people including a description of the traditional religion of the Angas (Ngas).

The history of Nigeria can be traced to settlers trading across the middle East and Africa as early as BC. Numerous ancient African civilizations settled in the region that is known today as Nigeria, such as the Kingdom of Nri, the Benin Empire, and the Oyo Empire.

Islam reached Nigeria through the Borno Empire between ( AD) and Hausa States around ( AD) during the 11th century. Jos City. Jos is a city in the Middle Belt of Nigeria. The city has a population of aboutresidents based on the census.

Popularly called "J-town". Teh Nigerian nation had foreseen teh need for qualitative input into teh national policy making process byhence teh establishment of teh National Institute for Policy and Strategic Studies (or teh National Institute), Kuru, near Jos, Plateau State.The Study Area The study was carried out in Plateau State of Nigeria in the year It has a cold climatic condition due to its high altitude with its highest point around the Jos wildlife park, measuring over m above the sea level.

0It lies within the southern limit of guinea savannah ecological zones and lies between 7 and Prevalence and distribution of dermatophytosis lesions on cattle in Plateau State, Nigeria Article (PDF Available) in Veterinary World 12(9) September with Reads.