ECONOMIC REFORM AND NATIONAL DEVELOPMENT: A COMPARATIVE ANALYSIS OF NIGERIA AND CHINA, 1999 – 2010

ABSTRACT Economic reforms are the different macroeconomic and microeconomic policies designed by the government to redress the distortion in the economy of any nation. It is important to mention that Economic reform is not peculiar to Nigeria alone. Almost all… Read More

A CRITICAL ASSESSMENT OF POLITICS AND DIPLOMACY OF POST-GADDAFI LIBYA

ABSTRACT The studyassessed critically the politics and diplomacy of post-Gaddafi Libya<.stic and external actors in the overthrow of Gaddafi as well as the political, diplomatic and other consequences of the downfall of Gaddafi. Overtime, researchers have contributed on the aforementioned… Read More

UNITED STATES ALIEN TORTS CLAIMS ACT (ATCA), OIL CORPORATIONS AND MILITARIZED COMMERCE IN NIGERIA’S NIGER DELTA

ABSTRACT The study sets out to examine the effect of the enforcement of United States Alien Torts Claims Act on human rights infringement in Ogoniland of Nigeria’s Niger Delta. The aim of the research was to provide a policy framework… Read More

AFRICA AND UN REFORMS: AN ASSESSMENT OF NIGERIA’S QUEST FOR THE SECURITY COUNCIL PERMANENT SEAT.

ABSTRACT The African Continent and indeed the developing world have been marginalized from global politics and relations in the affairs of the United Nations since its inception in 1945 over sixty seven (67) years ago. This study x-rays and appraises… Read More

NORTH ATLANTIC TREATY ORGANIZATION AND MANAGEMENT OF THE UKRAINIAN CRISIS

ABSTRACT The North Atlantic Treaty Organization was formed due to the rising Soviet power in the aftermath of World War II. Many expected that NATO would be disbanded, following the dissolution of the Soviet Union, but this did not happen.… Read More

THE ETHNIC FACTOR IN THE NIGERIA CAMEROON BORDER DISPUTE

ABSTRACT Although the dynamics of the Nigeria-Cameroon border conflicts in its entirety has attracted considerable attention in recent times, no serious study has been conducted to find out the impact of the ethnic interests of the people living in the… Read More

RADICAL ETHNIC ORGANIZATIONS IN 21ST CENTURY NIGERIA: A CRITICAL ANALYSIS OF THE NATIONAL QUESTION

Abstract This work explores the problems triggered by ethnic militias in the Nigerian federation. One of the fundamental problems currently facing the Nigerian state is how to manage the endless activities of ethnic militia that have been ravaging the country… Read More

NIGERIA’S EXTERNAL DEBT AND THE POLITICS OF DEBT CANCELLATION (1999 – 2007)

ABSTRACT This study examines Nigeria’s external debt and the politics of debt cancellation between 1999 and 2007. The Nigerian president Obasanjo had waged six – years war on debt cancellation. He hard to hire an ex World Bank Official, Nigeria… Read More

US-IRANIAN RELATIONS (1997-2007) A CRITICAL APPRAISAL

ABSTRACT Presently the world watches the unfolding political panorama of US and Iran relations without understanding the basic compelling issue(s) propelling their present relations. While the world global media follows suit in condemning Iranians in consonance with US State department… Read More

AGOA AND AFRICAN UNDERDEVELOPMENT, A CRITICAL ANALYSIS OF A MAJOR CONTRADICTIONS

ABSTRACT The study examines the African Growth and Opportunity Act and African underdevelopment, a critical analysis of major contradictions. The thrust of the research work is to find out if AGOA has spurred the level of investment needed to expand… Read More