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Essays on Nigerian foreign policy, governance, and international security

Olu Adeniji

Essays on Nigerian foreign policy, governance, and international security

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Published by Dokun Pub. House in Ibadan, Oyo State, Nigeria .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Nigeria,
  • Africa, Sub-Saharan.
    • Subjects:
    • National security -- Africa, Sub-Saharan.,
    • Conflict management -- Africa, Sub-Saharan.,
    • Nigeria -- Foreign relations -- 1993-

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      StatementOlu Adeniji.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT515.842 .A26 2000
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 311 p. ;
      Number of Pages311
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3989402M
      LC Control Number2001321892

      Dr Stella C. Sabi is a Senior Researcher at The Institute for Pan-African Thought and Conversation (IPATC). She obtained her doctorate in Food Security and a Master’s degree in Policy and Development studies, both from the University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN) in South Africa. She was a Post-Doctoral Fellow at the University of Zululand. Dr.   “Foreign Policy is the use of political influence in order to induce other states to exercise their law-making power in a manner desired by the states concerned: it is an interaction between forces originating outside the country’s borders and those working within them”. Prof. F. S. Northedge. Foreign policy of a state is concerned with. Nigeria's Domestic and Foreign Policy Priorities Monday, Septem pm - pm Center for Strategic and International Studies K Street, NWWashington DC, In Africa, as in every region, it is the quality and characteristics of governance that shape the level of peace and stability and the prospects for economic development. There is no more critical variable than governance, for it is governance that determines whether there are durable links between the state and the society it purports to govern. The nature of governance is central because it.


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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Adeniji, Olu. Essays on Nigerian foreign policy, governance, and international security. Ibadan, Oyo State, Nigeria. The paper holds that there is a mix of internal causes and exogenous factors determining the course of Nigerian foreign policy. Foreign policy is basically the mirror of domestic policy, but it.

Introduction Foreign policy is the category of actions a government takes which deals with defence, security, international political relations and international economic relations. Africa as the center-piece of Nigeria’s foreign policy is a foreign policy thrust which primarily and persistently accords utmost attention, total concentration and exclusive recognition to Africa in Nigeria’s foreign policy making and implementation before thinking of the outside world (Adekunle, cited in Dr.

Nwanolue, ). Abstract. The inauguration of the administration of President Olusegun Obasanjo in May was a much-needed opportunity for Nigeria to repair its relations governance the international community at large and specifically with major powers like the United States, Canada, members of the Commonwealth, the EU, leading African states, and multilateral by: 4.

History of Nigerian Foreign Policy Since Nigeria’s independence inNigeria’s foreign policies have been characterised by a focus on Africa as a regional power and by the attachment to several fundamental principles – African unity and independence, capability to exercise hegemonic influence in the region, peaceful settlement of disputes, non -alignment and non – [ ].

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Nigeria - Foreign Relations. Nigeria has enjoyed generally good relations with its immediate neighbors. Since independence, Nigerian foreign policy has been characterized by a focus on Africa and.

title: nigeria: the evolution of foreign policy and civilian rule subject: nigeria: the evolution of foreign policy and civilian rule keywords. Disadvantages of the Nigerian foreign policy. The Nigerian foreign policy opens the door to foreign investment and foreign technology as hinted earlier, thereby inflicting damage on home-grown investment and industrialization.

This may, in the long run, lead to modern-day economic colonization if. The secure position of a state with oil Niger Delta, theimpact of terrorism and global security on Nigerian foreign policy measures to combatterrorism and enhance global security.

The rise of terrorism in Nigeria owing to the rise of Islamic fundamentalism in Northern Nigeria has greatly washed out the country’s foreign policy drive. Africa Stay up to date on the latest news, analysis, and commentary in Africa.

Browse our archives of magazine articles, interviews, and in-depth essays from experts in Africa. The beginning ofa truly Nigerian Foreign Policy could be traced to October 1, Before this time, all foreign policy transactions of the country were undertaken on her behalf by the British colonial government.

Since political independence, successive administrations - both civilian and military - have demonstrated their. Foreign policy which is sometimes referred to as international relations policy is a set of political and economic goals that seeks to outline how a country will interact with other countries.

Foreign policies are designed to help protect a country’s national interest, national security, ideological goals and economic prosperity (Frankel, ).

Nigerian Content policy has allowed a clear focus to be put upon training that has provoked companies to form strategies to develop the skills of the Nigerian workforce.

3 The Nigerian oil and gas industry demonstrates that with the Nigerian Content policy and law in place attracting foreign investment locally within the Nigerian economy is. Nigeria - Foreign policy Photo by: pincasso The return of democracy to Nigeria in improved the country's image abroad and allowed the country to take a more active and productive role regionally and on the global stage.

View Academics in Principles of Nigerian Foreign Policy on TERRORISM AND NIGERIAN FOREIGN POLICY. CHAPTER ONE. INTRODUCTION. Background of the study. Terrorism is defined as calculated, politically motivated violence perpetrated against noncombatant targets by subnational groups or clandestine.

Read Also: 8 Functions of the Nigerian Foreign Affairs Ministry. Nigerian Foreign Policy – Photo Source: Reasons for Foreign Policy. As countries differ so will their foreign policy differ.

However, the reasons for having foreign policy cut across nations and some of. Answers to the above questions and many clarifications on the basic plank of Nigeria’s foreign policy since the country gained political independence from.

This is clearly elaborated in Hans Morgenthau`s book () The Struggle for Power and Peace. Thus, the above introduction lends credence to the notion that national interest of Nigeria is an important signpost that dictated Nigerian foreign policy under Abacha regime.

In this manner, whatever the system of governance a state employs, a key factorFile Size: KB. combined. Since then, Nigerian foreign policy has sought to discourage any external forces that might exacerbate internal tensions.

Nigerian makers of foreign policy have consistently worked to ensure that the forces of irredentism and secession in Africa were contained within the existing territorial units of post-independent Africa.

The following is a useful compilation of essays and scholarly papers that provide an in-depth understanding of Nigeria. They deal with topics such as Nigerian history, politics, economics, education and the Nigerian public health system, among others. The task of this paper is to critically appraise the relationship between Nigeria’s national image and her foreign policy since independence.

In doing this, it embarked on a historical and analytical examination of the contradictions that are embedded in Nigeria’s foreign policy and Cited by: 1.

The Political Economy of Nigeria’s Foreign Policy under Babangida’s Administration, International Journal of History and Cultural Studies (IJHCS) Page | 30 pursued a foreign policy posture that was heavy on politics and in which the country’s own needs and interests in terms of economic well- being were neglected.

International Journal of Scientific and Research Publications, Volume 5, Is December ISSN Impact of State Weakness on Nigerian Foreign Policy Reputation: a Critical Analysis Gubak Happy Daniel Department of Political Author: Gubak Happy Daniel.

In short, Pax-Nigeriana is an unequivocal statement of Nigeria’s quest to become a regional power and is a critical component of its foreign and security policy ethos. Coined by Nigerian Foreign Minister Bolaji Akinnyemi in to describe Nigeria’s efforts in helping establish the Organization of African Unity (OAU) inPax-Nigeriana Cited by: 3.

IF there is any area that successive governments in Nigeria have done very well, it is in the area of foreign policy. The thrust of Nigeria foreign policy is quite clear. A concentric circle. foreign policy under different leaders was also examined. The study looks at the correlation between globalization and Nigeria’s foreign policy with emphasis on the determinants of Nigeria’s foreign policy.

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Read more. An Overview of Nigeria Foreign Policy Nigeria’s foreign policy from – is going to be examined thematically in relation to regime. Balewa Administration Diplomatic Practice As stated earlier, the foundation of Nigeria’s diplomatic practice was laid in the late File Size: 85KB.

IMPACT OF FOREIGN POLICY DECISION MAKING ON NIGERIA'S ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, Researchers: Tope Omotere, N.C.E., B.A. (Ed.), M.A. include the domestic factors that influenced Nigerian foreign policy since regional security, and international participation are covered in this research. In producing such a work like this File Size: KB.

Thoughts on domestic issues impacting on Nigerian foreign policy. The inseparable relationship between domestic issues and foreign policies is a consistent opinion in many books on international relations and security.

On this thinking, it is therefore, judgmentally appropriate to note that the Nigerian foreign policy has circumstantially.

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Foreign policy is one of the wheels with which the process of international politics operates. Foreign policy is not separate from the national policy, instead it is a part of it. It consists of national interests that are to be furthered in relation to other states.

Almost all the states determine the course of their foreign policies within theFile Size: KB.SinceU.S. policy in Nigeria has largely focused on three areas: security cooperation, economic growth and development, and democracy and governance.

By not directly confronting.Foreign Policy is an inter play between the outside and the inside (Ake, ). The Foreign Policy of a state usually refers to the general principle by which a state governs its reflection to the international environment (Anderson, ).

Foreign Policy is presumably something less than the sum of policies which have an effect uponFile Size: KB.