Nigeria's External Relations and Foreign Policy Under Military Rule, 1966-1999
Obafemi Awolowo University Press, 01.01.2003 - 253 Seiten
This book is an effort to condense the totality of Nigeria's external relations and foreign policy, activities, accomplishments and shortcomings, during the thirty years of military rule 1966 to 1999 into a single volume. It intends to close a gap in the literature on this period; in which writers tended to concentrate on individual regimes and events, ignoring or glossing over the bigger picture. The work is organised chronologically. It begins with a section on the foundation, principles nd purposes of Nigerian foreign policy. It then discusses the Yakubu Gown period 1966-1975 in the context of domestic instability civil war and foreign policy. Chapters follow on the period of Murtala Muhammed 1975-1976, Obasanjo 1976-1979, and Nigeria as a new African power; Buhari, xenophobia and the beginning of isolation; the Babangida period and the new optimism; and the return to the dark times and international isolation with Sani Abacha. The final chapters consider the new civil beginnings in Nigeria since 1999, and offer an overall evaluation of the outcomes of military rule. The author is a specialist in international relations based at University of Ife, Nigeria.
17 Seiten stimmen mit dem Suchbegriff "Joe Garba" in diesem Buch überein.
Ergebnisse 1-3 von 17
Was andere dazu sagen - Rezension schreiben
Es wurden keine Rezensionen gefunden.
Military Rule and Foreign Policy DecisionMaking
Foreign Ministers and Foreign Policy under
The Foundation Principles and Purposes
7 weitere Abschnitte werden nicht angezeigt.
Abiola Abubakar Tafawa Balewa action African issues African Unity Akindele Alade Fawole Anglo-Nigerian relations Angola apartheid apartheid South August Biafra bilateral relations Bolaji Akinyemi boycott Britain British Buhari regime cabinet Chad civilian colonial Commonwealth continent country's coup Dikko diplomacy Diplomatic Soldiering domestic ECOMOG ECOWAS election especially Federal foreign affairs minister Francophone global Ibadan Ibrahim Babangida Ibrahim Gambari Ike Nwachukwu Ikimi independence International Affairs Israel Israeli January Joe Garba June junta Lagos leaders liberation Liberia military officers military regimes military rule Ministry MPLA Muhammadu Buhari Muhammed and Obasanjo Murtala Muhammed neighbours Niger Republic Nigeria Nigeria's External Relations Nigeria's foreign policy Nigerian government Nigerian Journal nonalignment Obasanjo regime Olajide Aluko Olusanya Olusegun Obasanjo peacekeeping Petroleum political President Prime Minister prominent regime's role rulers Samuel Doe Sani Abacha Shagari Sierra Leone South Africa Soviet sub-region tenure transition programme United Nations West Africa Yakubu Gowon Zimbabwe