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24 terms
Nigeria
(Muhammadu) Buhari
Fourth Republic
Federal Character
National Youth Service Corps
current president of Nigeria, he won in an election that has…
Established in 1999, its core principles are a federal republ…
quotas for ethnic membership in bureaucracy
Nigerian military youth group aimed at training peacekeepers
(Muhammadu) Buhari
current president of Nigeria, he won in an election that has…
Fourth Republic
Established in 1999, its core principles are a federal republ…
59 terms
nigeria
who were the colonial rulers of nigeria
what does the name "Nigeria come from"
what is meant by indirect rule
hausua
british
river
supported the rule of traditional leaders
tribe in north
who were the colonial rulers of nigeria
british
what does the name "Nigeria come from"
river
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Nigeria
Nigeria
largest
Niger River
250
located on the Atlantic coast of Africa.
Nigeria has the _______________population in Africa.
The source of Nigeria's name.
About how many different ethnic groups that live in Nigeria?
Nigeria
located on the Atlantic coast of Africa.
largest
Nigeria has the _______________population in Africa.
43 terms
Nigeria
The primary agent of socialization in…
The judiciary of Nigeria is
Nigerians active in public political a…
The organizational base of most politi…
the family
surprisingly independent
subsistence agriculturists
ethnic and regional
The primary agent of socialization in…
the family
The judiciary of Nigeria is
surprisingly independent
20 terms
Nigeria
Demographics
3 Main Ethnic Groups
Religious Make Up
Difference Between North & South under…
-largest country in western Africa... -twice the size of califor…
-Igbos (Ibo)... -Yoruba... -Hausa-Fulani
-40% of pop is Christian... -50% Muslim... -10% traditional faiths
-The North- more political freedom, less economic and educati…
Demographics
-largest country in western Africa... -twice the size of califor…
3 Main Ethnic Groups
-Igbos (Ibo)... -Yoruba... -Hausa-Fulani
11 terms
Nigeria
populous
ethnic group
reckon with
Empire
folkerik
folkegruppe
regne med
Keiserdømme
populous
folkerik
ethnic group
folkegruppe
41 terms
Nigeria
Nigeria
Nigeria gets its name from
Gulf of Guinea
Savanna
Largest country in Africa by population
Niger River
Body of water south of Nigeria
Tropical grassland with only few trees
Nigeria
Largest country in Africa by population
Nigeria gets its name from
Niger River
36 terms
Nigeria
200
185
English
ethnic groups
Over ____________ languages are spoken in Nigeria.
Nigeria is 1/11th the size of the United States but has over…
_________________ is the official language of Nigeria.
Multiethnic: many _____________________ living within a socie…
200
Over ____________ languages are spoken in Nigeria.
185
Nigeria is 1/11th the size of the United States but has over…
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Nigeria
Chukwu
Ala
Ibo
1983
What is the main God's name?
What is the name of the Earth Goddess?
Igbo people are also called...
When did a coup overthrow the government?
Chukwu
What is the main God's name?
Ala
What is the name of the Earth Goddess?
12 terms
Nigeria
way of life
muslim
linguistic
Igbo
In a cultural region people share the same __________________…
The Hausa and Fulani are both ________________________.
The Yoruba people speak many dialects but belong to one _____…
The _________________ were rewarded by the British for cooper…
way of life
In a cultural region people share the same __________________…
muslim
The Hausa and Fulani are both ________________________.
25 terms
Nigeria
rentier state
Prebendalism
Rent Seeking
Structural Adjustment Program
a country that obtains a hefty income by exporting raw materi…
Prebendalism is the extreme practice of clientilistic network…
A process in which political leaders essentially rent out par…
Economic policies imposed on less developed countries by inte…
rentier state
a country that obtains a hefty income by exporting raw materi…
Prebendalism
Prebendalism is the extreme practice of clientilistic network…
28 terms
Nigeria
social and religious cleavages in Nige…
national question
federal character
rentier state status
Ethnicity: Hausa-Fulani, Igbo, and Yoruba... Religion: North is…
How should the country be governed- should Nigeria even remai…
A principle that recognizes people of all ethnicities, religi…
rents come mainly from oil- heavily supported by state expend…
social and religious cleavages in Nige…
Ethnicity: Hausa-Fulani, Igbo, and Yoruba... Religion: North is…
national question
How should the country be governed- should Nigeria even remai…
12 terms
Nigeria
populous
ethnic group
reckon with
empire
folkerik
etnisk gruppe
regne med
imperium
populous
folkerik
ethnic group
etnisk gruppe
19 terms
Nigeria
Priest of Obatala, Terracotta... Ancient…
Pair of Brass figures (king and queen)…
Cylindrical Head... Ancient Ile-Ife, Nige…
Ritual Vessel... Ancient Ile-Ife, Nigeria…
Priest of Obatala, Terracotta... Ancient…
Pair of Brass figures (king and queen)…
35 terms
Nigeria
Nigeria's largest ethnic groups are
Religion
lagos is divided into
Most of the population lives where?
Hausa/Fulani 32%... Yoruba, 21%... Igbo(Ibo) 18%
Hausas and Fulanis are muslim. Islam is practiced in the nort…
Mainland and islands separated by the lagos lagoon
Mainland
Nigeria's largest ethnic groups are
Hausa/Fulani 32%... Yoruba, 21%... Igbo(Ibo) 18%
Religion
Hausas and Fulanis are muslim. Islam is practiced in the nort…
45 terms
NIGERIA
Sana Abacha
Atiku Ahubakar
ANC
Ibrahim Babangida
Oppressive Nigerian military dictator from 1993 to 1998 who c…
Vice-President of Nigeria from 1999 to 2007. He is a Muslim n…
The African National Congress is the Republic of South Africa…
Military ruler of Nigeria from 1985-1993 who sought to establ…
Sana Abacha
Oppressive Nigerian military dictator from 1993 to 1998 who c…
Atiku Ahubakar
Vice-President of Nigeria from 1999 to 2007. He is a Muslim n…
47 terms
Nigeria
Cleavages
Policy challenges
Olusegun Obasanjo
Umar Musa Yar'Adua
Between North and South, Christianity and Islam
Some want to break up the country into a weak federation or i…
elected president in 1999, started democratic transition, Tri…
elected president in 2007, but fell very ill in 2009 and died…
Cleavages
Between North and South, Christianity and Islam
Policy challenges
Some want to break up the country into a weak federation or i…
105 terms
Nigeria
Official name of Nigeria
Nigeria Ethnic Groups
Nigeria Religion
Nigeria Language
Federal Republic of Nigeria
-Nigeria has more than 250 ethnic groups ... -Largest ethnic gro…
-50% Muslim... -48% Christian... --19%other christian... --15% Protest…
-Enlighten / English (official)... -Hausa... -Yoruba... -Igho / Ibo... -*…
Official name of Nigeria
Federal Republic of Nigeria
Nigeria Ethnic Groups
-Nigeria has more than 250 ethnic groups ... -Largest ethnic gro…
9 terms
Nigeria
Hausa-Fulani
Igbo
Yoruba
Sani Abacha
The leading Muslim group in northern Nigeria
The leading ethnic group in southeastern Nigeria
The leading ethnic group in southwestern Nigeria
The military ruler of Nigeria until his death in 1998
Hausa-Fulani
The leading Muslim group in northern Nigeria
Igbo
The leading ethnic group in southeastern Nigeria
10 terms
Nigeria
unfinished state
rents
structural adjustment programs
Economic Community of West African Sta…
A state characterized by instabilities and uncertainties that…
Economic gains that do not compensate those who produced them…
Programs established by the World Bank intended to alter and…
The West African regional organization, including 15 member c…
unfinished state
A state characterized by instabilities and uncertainties that…
rents
Economic gains that do not compensate those who produced them…
23 terms
Nigeria
Capital City
Official Langue
Basic Unit of Currency
Population Size
Abuja, Used to be Lagos
English
Naira; 1 US$=313 Naira as of 10/8/16 (200 as of 1/25/16)
178 Million
Capital City
Abuja, Used to be Lagos
Official Langue
English
17 terms
nigeria
1. Anti-homosexual Laws
2. Freedom of Speech
3. Freedom of Religion
4. Diversity
Sam sex marriage prohibition law of 2014, the government is a…
1999 constitution guarantees freedom of expression and of the…
50% of the population in Muslim, 40% of the population is Chr…
Nigeria has 250 ethnic groups, each with its own language. Th…
1. Anti-homosexual Laws
Sam sex marriage prohibition law of 2014, the government is a…
2. Freedom of Speech
1999 constitution guarantees freedom of expression and of the…
12 terms
Nigeria
Location
Capital
Major Industries
Major Cities
West Africa
Abuja
12th Largest producer of Petroleum, Cocoa, Rubber
Lagos, Ibadan, Abuja, Jos
Location
West Africa
Capital
Abuja
30 terms
Nigeria
conditionality
dual mandate
failed state
federalism
the imposition of stipulations before the granting of loans b…
in Nigeria and elsewhere, the notion that colonial powers had…
system in which the government loses the ability to provide e…
constitutional practice in which subnational units are grante…
conditionality
the imposition of stipulations before the granting of loans b…
dual mandate
in Nigeria and elsewhere, the notion that colonial powers had…
8 terms
Nigeria
Nok
Hausa/ Fulani
Cagos
Yoruba/ Igbo
Original civilization of Nigeria
muslim settlers of Nok in the north
largest city in Nigeria that first took place in Yoruba, but…
christian/ traditional worshippers of Nok in the south
Nok
Original civilization of Nigeria
Hausa/ Fulani
muslim settlers of Nok in the north
15 terms
Nigeria
population
language
religion
government
178 million people
english
50% Islamic 40% Christianity 10% tribal or traditional Africa…
republic and has 3 branches
population
178 million people
language
english
21 terms
Nigeria
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muslim north, christian south
christian south
natural resource curse
Nigeria has a lot of ethnic diversity as there are over _____…
Nigeria is divided into two halves, the ______________ and th…
Nigeria's oil resources are located in the ___________
Nigeria has vast oil reserves and is the worlds 8th largest o…
250
Nigeria has a lot of ethnic diversity as there are over _____…
muslim north, christian south
Nigeria is divided into two halves, the ______________ and th…
20 terms
Nigeria
Niger Delta
Hausa (Muslim) ... Fulani (Muslim) ... Igob…
Legacy of Slavery
Biafran War
-Home to 30 millopn people ... -Farming and fishing lands ... -one…
Nigeria's most prominent and biggest ethnicities
-Nigeria was one of the leading areas in slave trade... -slowed…
...
Niger Delta
-Home to 30 millopn people ... -Farming and fishing lands ... -one…
Hausa (Muslim) ... Fulani (Muslim) ... Igob…
Nigeria's most prominent and biggest ethnicities
13 terms
Nigeria
System of Government
Distribution of Power
Electoral System
Constitution
Presidential System
Federal System
Single Member District Plurality
1999
System of Government
Presidential System
Distribution of Power
Federal System
21 terms
Nigeria
Characteristics of the 4th republic
cleavages in Nigeria
Impact of colonialism on democracy
Democratic consolidation
Anti-corruption. Obsanjo retired military officers who held h…
Religion: christian vs muslim vs native ... Ethnic: Hausa-Fulani…
Created divisions between country. Elite cleavages from educa…
the idea that democracy has become widely accepted as the per…
Characteristics of the 4th republic
Anti-corruption. Obsanjo retired military officers who held h…
cleavages in Nigeria
Religion: christian vs muslim vs native ... Ethnic: Hausa-Fulani…
33 terms
Nigeria
Sani Abacha
All Progressives Congress (APC)
Benjamin Nnamdi Azikiwe
Ibrahim Babangida
Oppressive Nigerian military dictator from 1993 to 1998 who c…
Opposition political party formed in 2013 by merger of larges…
Nigerian nationalist and independent Nigeria's first head of…
Military ruler of Nigeria from 1985 to 1993 who sought to est…
Sani Abacha
Oppressive Nigerian military dictator from 1993 to 1998 who c…
All Progressives Congress (APC)
Opposition political party formed in 2013 by merger of larges…
10 terms
Nigeria
Past governments
Executive
Zoning and Rotation
Judiciary
Nigeria has gone through multiple government types over the y…
Directly elected by the people through democratic elections,…
Process in which the head of the executive and the members be…
Probably the only institution that is independent from all of…
Past governments
Nigeria has gone through multiple government types over the y…
Executive
Directly elected by the people through democratic elections,…
18 terms
Nigeria
sani abacha
abubakar
acn
babangida
The military corrupt ruler of Nigeria until his death in 1998.
seized power and promised to end military rule, kept his word
political party
a middle belt Muslim, who as general took power in 1985 and w…
sani abacha
The military corrupt ruler of Nigeria until his death in 1998.
abubakar
seized power and promised to end military rule, kept his word
40 terms
Nigeria
Abacha Sani
Abiola, Mashood
ANPP
Awolo, Obafemin
The military rule of Nigeria until his death in 1998
The apparent winner of the 1993 Nigerian presidential electio…
All Nigeria Middle Belt People's Party, the leading oppositio…
A leading Igbo politicians and head of Biafra during the civi…
Abacha Sani
The military rule of Nigeria until his death in 1998
Abiola, Mashood
The apparent winner of the 1993 Nigerian presidential electio…
10 terms
Nigeria
Clientelism
Abuja
Igbo
Yoruba
A social order that depends upon relation of patronage, empha…
Capital of Nigeria, it was built in the 80's. It was built in…
An ethnic group of people who reside SE region of Nigeria. Th…
Ethnic group of people who reside SW part of Nigeria includin…
Clientelism
A social order that depends upon relation of patronage, empha…
Abuja
Capital of Nigeria, it was built in the 80's. It was built in…
21 terms
Nigeria
state corporatism
Sani Abacha
Ibrahim Babangida
Biafra
the theory and practice of organizing society into "corporati…
head of state (1993-98)... banned political activity of any kind…
decreed that no politicians from the civilian regimes or offi…
a secessionist state in south-eastern Nigeria [1967-1970 (civ…
state corporatism
the theory and practice of organizing society into "corporati…
Sani Abacha
head of state (1993-98)... banned political activity of any kind…
24 terms
Nigeria
Nigerian Independence Day (history)
Origins of Islam/Borno (history)
Eid-al-Fitr (history)
Eid al-Adha (history)
fought and won independence from Britain in 1960 (October 1st…
Islam first appeared in Borno (inland/northeast) in eleventh…
a holiday on the first day of Islamic month of Shawwal; ends…
festival to commemorate the willingness of Ibrahim (Abraham)…
Nigerian Independence Day (history)
fought and won independence from Britain in 1960 (October 1st…
Origins of Islam/Borno (history)
Islam first appeared in Borno (inland/northeast) in eleventh…
24 terms
Nigeria
Nigerian Independence Day (history)
Origins of Islam/Borno (history)
Eid-al-Fitr (history)
Eid al-Adha (history)
fought and won independence from Britain in 1960 (October 1st…
Islam first appeared in Borno (inland/northeast) in eleventh…
a holiday on the first day of Islamic month of Shawwal; ends…
festival to commemorate the willingness of Ibrahim (Abraham)…
Nigerian Independence Day (history)
fought and won independence from Britain in 1960 (October 1st…
Origins of Islam/Borno (history)
Islam first appeared in Borno (inland/northeast) in eleventh…
29 terms
Nigeria
Dependency Theory
Illiberal Democracy
Under-developed
Country
Theory that exemplifies the structuralist perspective, arguin…
Tends to restrict civil freedoms; democracies that have regul…
A country that is less developed economically than most other…
An area or nation that is controlled by government.... Nigeria…
Dependency Theory
Theory that exemplifies the structuralist perspective, arguin…
Illiberal Democracy
Tends to restrict civil freedoms; democracies that have regul…
11 terms
Nigeria
Patron-client system
Rents
Rent-seeking
Muhammadu Buhari
The practice of exchanging political and economic favors amon…
Controlling the nations revenues and spending those earnings…
Where individual groups and communities learned to respond th…
Former military ruler of Nigeria and a Muslim from the north,…
Patron-client system
The practice of exchanging political and economic favors amon…
Rents
Controlling the nations revenues and spending those earnings…
30 terms
Nigeria
legitimacy in Nigeria
sovereignty in Nigeria
civil society in Nigeria
Political Participation in Nigeria
The legitimacy of the current Nigerian government system rest…
The People
Deep cleavages across Nigerian society have greatly hampered…
In theory, citizens of Nigeria have all the avenues of libera…
legitimacy in Nigeria
The legitimacy of the current Nigerian government system rest…
sovereignty in Nigeria
The People
28 terms
Nigeria
liberal democracy
illiberal democracy
political legitimacy
parliamentary system
free, fair, and competitive elections are held; political lib…
elections are not free or fair and/or civil rights are not fu…
the widely held belief that a government has the right to rul…
executive & legislative powers, FUSED, only the legislative i…
liberal democracy
free, fair, and competitive elections are held; political lib…
illiberal democracy
elections are not free or fair and/or civil rights are not fu…
10 terms
Nigeria
Ethnic Groups
Hausa-Fulani
Yoruba
Igbo
Hausa-Fulani... Yoruba... Igbo
Northern Region - Muslim
Middle Region - Mixed (Muslim and Christian)
Southern Region - Christian
Ethnic Groups
Hausa-Fulani... Yoruba... Igbo
Hausa-Fulani
Northern Region - Muslim
12 terms
Nigeria
Federal character principle
Fulani
Hausa
Igbo
system designed to ease tension by forcing the president to a…
ethnic group located in northern nigeria
ethnic group concentrated in northern nigeria
Christian ethnic groups in southeast Nigeria
Federal character principle
system designed to ease tension by forcing the president to a…
Fulani
ethnic group located in northern nigeria
53 terms
Nigeria
Sani Abacha
Atiku Abubakar
ACN ( Action Congress of Nigeria)
Ibrahim Babangida
ruled from 1993-1998; military man who did not adhere to a ru…
...
party won 18 seats in the senate and 53 seats in the National…
ruled from 1985-1993; military man who did not adhere to a ru…
Sani Abacha
ruled from 1993-1998; military man who did not adhere to a ru…
Atiku Abubakar
...
23 terms
Nigeria
Absolute poverty
Aquifer
Caliphate
Cleft
Living less than 1.25$ a day.
Underground water-bearing layer.
Islamic dynasty.
In Huntington's theory, a country split by two civilizations.
Absolute poverty
Living less than 1.25$ a day.
Aquifer
Underground water-bearing layer.
44 terms
Nigeria
Abuja
African Union
Biafra
Clientelism
Capital city located in the center of Nigeria
Organization formed in 2002 (54 countries) to promote unity a…
Eastern Nigerian region inhabited mostly by the Ibo people. T…
An informal aspect of policymaking in which a powerful patron…
Abuja
Capital city located in the center of Nigeria
African Union
Organization formed in 2002 (54 countries) to promote unity a…
24 terms
Nigeria
Biafran War
Boko Haram
"Chop Chop" Politics
Civil Society
the 1967-1970 civil war in Nigeria caused by the attempt of t…
Islamic terrorist group in northern Nigeria that wants univer…
When Nigerian politician s make deals in exchange for votes o…
All of those organizations outside of government which provid…
Biafran War
the 1967-1970 civil war in Nigeria caused by the attempt of t…
Boko Haram
Islamic terrorist group in northern Nigeria that wants univer…
18 terms
Nigeria
Igbo
Yoruba
Hausa-Fulani
Biafra
South-east tribe, Roman Catholic and Protestant Christian
South-west tribe, split religions
North tribe, predominately Muslim
Igbo land, civil war from 1967 to 1970 for independence, coun…
Igbo
South-east tribe, Roman Catholic and Protestant Christian
Yoruba
South-west tribe, split religions
10 terms
Nigeria
Ironsi
Gowon
Biafra
Murtala Muhammed
Igbo, took power in 1966 following a coup, replace federation…
Northerner, 9 years, head of state 1966-1975, promised road t…
Gowon placed a siege, contaminates water, doctors without bor…
8 months, general who dressed in civilian attire, assassinate…
Ironsi
Igbo, took power in 1966 following a coup, replace federation…
Gowon
Northerner, 9 years, head of state 1966-1975, promised road t…
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