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Law and Justice in Post-British Nigeria

Conflicts and Interactions Between Native and Foreign Systems of Social Control in Igbo (Contributions in Comparative Colonial Studies)

by Nonso Okereafoezeke

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Published by Greenwood Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • African studies,
  • Constitutional & administrative law,
  • Crime & criminology,
  • Social Science,
  • Legal Reference / Law Profession,
  • Sociology,
  • Africa - General,
  • Civil Procedure,
  • Criminology,
  • Social Science / Criminology,
  • Ethnic Studies - African American Studies - General,
  • Customary law,
  • Justice, Administration of,
  • Law, Igbo,
  • Nigeria

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9794225M
    ISBN 100313313083
    ISBN 109780313313080

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    Colonial Nigeria was the era in the History of Nigeria when the region of West Africa was ruled by Great Britain in from the mid-nineteenth century until , when Nigeria achieved independence. British influence in the region began with the prohibition of slave trade to British subjects in Britain annexed Lagos in and established the Oil River Protectorate in Capital: Lagos.   Before World War II it was stated fairly, “The sun never set on the British Empire.” For decades, this was true: the British colonial Empire touched all corners of the globe. After the War concluded, however, a worldwide process of decolonization commenced in which Britain granted independence to all of its major colonies, beginning notably in India.


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