Religious Intolerance In Nigeria Essays and Term Papers

  • solutions to religious intolerance in Nigeria: implication to national development

    May 2013 Education and Religious Intolerance in Nigeria: The Need for Essencism as a Philosophy Barrister Samuel Asuquo Ekanem, Ph.D Department of Educational Foundations And Administration Faculty of Education, Cross River University of Technology, Calabar – Nigeria. Ekeng Nyong Ekefre, Ph...

    Premium | 6019 Words | 20 Pages

  • Religious violence in Nigeria: Causal diagnoses and strategic recommendations to the state and religious communities

    Religious violence in Nigeria: Causal diagnoses and strategic recommendations to the state and religious communities Isaac Terwase Sampson* Abstract The literature on religious violence in Nigeria largely implicates socio-economic, political and governance deficits as the major causes of such...

    Premium | 9219 Words | 50 Pages

  • Religious Conflicts

    Religious tolerance and peaceful co-existence among Nigerians have become important issues everyone hopes that would be a dream come true in this nation. Religious tolerance with emphasis on peaceful co-existence has become a national cry that seems almost impossible in many states of the nation. The...

    Premium | 334 Words | 1 Pages

  • Democratic Consolidation in Nigeria: Probing the Pernicious Implications of Ethno-Religious Crises in Nigeria Since 1999

    Democratic Consolidation in Nigeria: Probing the Pernicious Implications of Ethno-Religious Crises since 1999 Alozie Bright Chiazam University of Nigeria Nsukka Department of History and International Studies donbright4all@yahoo.com; bright.alozie@unn-edu.ng +2347061905914 A paper presented...

    Premium | 8709 Words | 23 Pages

  • Globalization and Religion

    Globalization and Religion James Davidson Axia College Globalization and Religion In today's world of continuous growth and expansion, the lines of religious borders are becoming blurred. According to Merriam Webster, globalization is defined as the development of an increasingly integrated global economy...

    Premium | 1393 Words | 5 Pages

  • Intolerance in Nigeria

    and Management Sciences, Achievers University, Owo, Nigeria Email: zakss_1@yahoo.co.uk ABSTRACT This paper examines the relationship between religion and sustainable development, as well as the role of Nigerian intellectuals in ameliorating religious crisis in the country. Religion, as a system of faith...

    Premium | 3313 Words | 11 Pages

  • Propagating a Cohesive and Integrate Society

    Society. By: Toyeen Ojo In as much as NIGERIA society can be characterized by many different beliefs, values, and morals. This characteristics that Nigeria possess help to strengthen the Society and can however, also help in the slow annihilation of Nigeria as a whole and can determine whether the...

    Premium | 1148 Words | 4 Pages

  • Journalism

    made. 7 killed, 100 wounded in Nigeria church bombing Godwin Attah, Associated Press, Kaduna, Nigeria | World | Sun, October 28 2012, 9:21 PM A suicide bomber rammed an SUV loaded with explosives into a Catholic church holding Mass on Sunday in northern Nigeria, killing at least seven people and...

    Premium | 2489 Words | 8 Pages

  • Political Terrorism in Nigeria: Cursory and Critical Appraisal

    Political Terrorism in Nigeria: Cursory and Critical Appraisal Shote Paul Oluwaseun, LLB, BL.* Introduction One of the core reasons for political apathy in Nigeria today is the continuous uprising and bedeviling terror associated to our political system. Many have tagged politics to be a dirty game;...

    Premium | 1305 Words | 4 Pages

  • Entrepreneurship in Nigeria

    ENTREPRENUERSHIP IN NIGERIA Entrepreneurial forces are relatively strong in this country, as the lack of jobs and a rise in poverty leave few other options for the Nigerian people. Although difficult due to a lack of resources, there are non-profit organizations such as the Fate Foundation in Nigeria that are...

    Premium | 789 Words | 3 Pages

  • Conflict Analysis a Systmic Study

    strategies on the side of external actors, so that bad international responses without connection to local realities are avoided. Case study of Nigeria ethnic conflict: Modern world has faced lots of clashes, wars and conflicts. when we talk about decreased and intrastate wars are increased. Intrastate...

    Premium | 2431 Words | 7 Pages

  • 10 Years of Undemocratic Democracy Nigeria

    is till synonymous with the usage of democracy in Nigeria Despite 10 years of democracy in Nigeria. may be that is the reason for the high rate of undemocratic dividends in the country. 29th may 2009 mark a decade anniversary of democracy in Nigeria. What have we benefited from this concept when compared...

    Premium | 565 Words | 2 Pages

  • Hiethened Insecurity, a Threat to National Soveringty

    especially as they pose a serious threat to the sovereignty of our dear nation, Nigeria. Since the advent of the current democratic process in 1999, the country has been bedeviled by series of despicable and absurd ethno-religious and political killings and brutal assassinations of a reservoir of eminent...

    Premium | 1647 Words | 6 Pages

  • Socio-Economic and Political Dimensions of Conflict

    due to the all encompassing and universal nature of conflicts, focus will be laid on conflicts in Nigeria alone. This is due to the fact that, as the most populous and heterogeneous nation in Africa, Nigeria has had its fair share of conflicts dating back to the colonial era. Again, all the conflicts that...

    Premium | 4139 Words | 12 Pages

  • Religion & Politics - a Dangerous Recipe

    POLT 4600: RELIGIOUS INTOLERANCE AND PERSECUTION Spring 1, 2011 TABLE OF CONTENTS: I. DEFINITIONS OF KEY CONCEPTS a.Religion b.Persecution and Intolerance c.Humanitarian space II. RISE OF EXTREMISM a.Why? b.The response...

    Premium | 3117 Words | 11 Pages

  • Given Nigeria’s Contemporary Socio-Political and Economic State Do You Think a Revolutionn Is Possible?

    Information Revolutions which are also referred to as the three massive kinds of revolutions. Other kinds of revolution are Economic, Social, Political, Religious and Militant, Violent revolutions just to mention a few. There are different causes of revolutions one is, Revolutions start usually with development...

    Premium | 1946 Words | 5 Pages

  • Religious Unrest in Nigeria

    Table of contents ……………………………..IV Topic: religious unrest in Nigeria, causes and effects. Chapter 1 1.1 Definitions of religion. 1.2 Types of religion. 1.3 Types of religion and religious unrest in Nigeria. Chapter 2 2.1 causes of religious unrest ...

    Premium | 9410 Words | 25 Pages

  • Ethnic Relation in Plural Society

    that could tear a community apart | |in Nigeria |Our country , Malaysia lacks the enthusiasm of uniting and peace between races | |The citizens of North Nigeria suffer along as the conflict between the two |The...

    Premium | 489 Words | 4 Pages

  • Religion and Politics: Are They Seperable

    OVERVIEW OF RELIGION AND IMPACT ON POLITICS IN NIGERIA - AyoDeji Fatehinse INTRODUCTION Nigeria, following subsequent years has experienced the two effects of religion in its socio-economic development. Religion and politics have proven to be a two-side coin , its attendant effect has ...

    Premium | 2863 Words | 17 Pages

  • Law and Traditions in Africa

    grapple with the problem of inter-group relations. Such concepts as apartheid, discrimination, prejudice, pogrom, ethnicity, hatred, fanaticism, intolerance, war and even terrorism are terms in common use all over the world. It is manifest that many societies tend to stratify themselves based on the...

    Premium | 4501 Words | 12 Pages