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Elections and governance in Nigeria's Fourth Republic, edited by Osita Agbu

Label
Elections and governance in Nigeria's Fourth Republic
Title
Elections and governance in Nigeria's Fourth Republic
Statement of responsibility
edited by Osita Agbu
Contributor
Issuing body
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Dewey number
324.609669
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Agbu, Osita,
  • Codesria
Series statement
Codesria book series
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  • Elections
  • Political parties
  • Nigeria
Label
Elections and governance in Nigeria's Fourth Republic, edited by Osita Agbu
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
  • Cover; Dedication; Title page; Copyright page; Contents; About the Contributors; Acknowledgements; Abbreviations; Introduction; 1. The Nigerian State and Politics in the Fourth Republic; Introduction; The Concept of State; The Nigerian State; Colonialism and the Character of the State before Independence; Post-Independence Politics, Oil-based Economy and the Political Elite; The Nigerian State in the Fourth Republic; Conclusion; References; 2. An Overview of Party Formation in Nigeria, 1960-1999; Introduction; Post-Colonial Party Formation (1960-1983)
  • Party-formation under the Babangida-era transition to democracyThe Abacha Transition; Abubakar's Transition; Alliance for Democracy (AD); All People's Party (APP); Peoples Democratic Party (PDP); Conclusion; References; 3. Electoral Commissions and the Conduct of Elections in Nigeria: The Role of INEC; A Historical Perspective of Electoral Commissions in Nigeria; Electoral Commissions and Elections in Nigeria; INEC and its Institutional Framework; Result of Findings; Observations; Conclusion and Recommendations; References
  • 4. Governance and Local Government Elections in Nigeria's Fourth RepublicIntroduction and Statement of Problem; Local Government -- Conceptual Discourse; Governance; Historical Perspective on the Nigerian local government system; Legal Framework for Local Governments in Nigeria; Research Design and Methods; Research Method; Study populations; Sample and Sampling Techniques; Research Instruments; Focus Group Discussions (FGDs); Data Collection; Data Analysis; Challenges of the Fieldwork; Findings; Political Behaviour; Challenges of Local Government Council Elections
  • Assessment of Provisions of Social ServicesChairmen's Performance Evaluation; Recommendations; References; 5. An Overview of the State Houses of Assembly Elections; Introduction; Methodological and Theoretical Perspectives; Political Parties and the Selection of Candidates; Campaigns for the State House of Assembly Elections; The State Houses of Assembly Elections; Assessment of the Conduct of the State Houses of Assembly Elections and Performance of the State Legislators in Plateau State; Jos-South LGA: Participation in the State House of Assembly Elections
  • Barkin Ladi LGA: Participation in the State Houses of Assembly ElectionsState House of Assembly Elections in Lagos State; Assessment of the Performance of the Legislators at the State Level; Eti-osa LGA: Participation in the State Houses of Assembly Elections; Assessment of the Performance of the Legislators at the State Level; Lagos Mainland LGA: Participation in the State House of Assembly Elections; State Houses of Assembly Elections in Borno State; Konduga LGA: Participation in the State House of Assembly Elections; Bama LGA: Participation in the State House of Assembly Elections
Control code
ocn988892212
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 184 pages )
Form of item
online
Isbn
9782869787315
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)988892212
Label
Elections and governance in Nigeria's Fourth Republic, edited by Osita Agbu
Publication
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
  • Cover; Dedication; Title page; Copyright page; Contents; About the Contributors; Acknowledgements; Abbreviations; Introduction; 1. The Nigerian State and Politics in the Fourth Republic; Introduction; The Concept of State; The Nigerian State; Colonialism and the Character of the State before Independence; Post-Independence Politics, Oil-based Economy and the Political Elite; The Nigerian State in the Fourth Republic; Conclusion; References; 2. An Overview of Party Formation in Nigeria, 1960-1999; Introduction; Post-Colonial Party Formation (1960-1983)
  • Party-formation under the Babangida-era transition to democracyThe Abacha Transition; Abubakar's Transition; Alliance for Democracy (AD); All People's Party (APP); Peoples Democratic Party (PDP); Conclusion; References; 3. Electoral Commissions and the Conduct of Elections in Nigeria: The Role of INEC; A Historical Perspective of Electoral Commissions in Nigeria; Electoral Commissions and Elections in Nigeria; INEC and its Institutional Framework; Result of Findings; Observations; Conclusion and Recommendations; References
  • 4. Governance and Local Government Elections in Nigeria's Fourth RepublicIntroduction and Statement of Problem; Local Government -- Conceptual Discourse; Governance; Historical Perspective on the Nigerian local government system; Legal Framework for Local Governments in Nigeria; Research Design and Methods; Research Method; Study populations; Sample and Sampling Techniques; Research Instruments; Focus Group Discussions (FGDs); Data Collection; Data Analysis; Challenges of the Fieldwork; Findings; Political Behaviour; Challenges of Local Government Council Elections
  • Assessment of Provisions of Social ServicesChairmen's Performance Evaluation; Recommendations; References; 5. An Overview of the State Houses of Assembly Elections; Introduction; Methodological and Theoretical Perspectives; Political Parties and the Selection of Candidates; Campaigns for the State House of Assembly Elections; The State Houses of Assembly Elections; Assessment of the Conduct of the State Houses of Assembly Elections and Performance of the State Legislators in Plateau State; Jos-South LGA: Participation in the State House of Assembly Elections
  • Barkin Ladi LGA: Participation in the State Houses of Assembly ElectionsState House of Assembly Elections in Lagos State; Assessment of the Performance of the Legislators at the State Level; Eti-osa LGA: Participation in the State Houses of Assembly Elections; Assessment of the Performance of the Legislators at the State Level; Lagos Mainland LGA: Participation in the State House of Assembly Elections; State Houses of Assembly Elections in Borno State; Konduga LGA: Participation in the State House of Assembly Elections; Bama LGA: Participation in the State House of Assembly Elections
Control code
ocn988892212
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 184 pages )
Form of item
online
Isbn
9782869787315
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)988892212

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