These essays attempt to focus the light of history on Nigeria, Nigerians and their contemporary condition. The root idea here is that fundamental to all historical works - that when the mind interacts with the past, the result is something like a torchlight whose beam is focused on the present, thus enabling us to achieve a better understanding of the problems which face us. Afigbo has probed deep into Nigeria's past, bringing out all the facets, all the elements and all the issues that are necessary to improve the present.It also lamented the existence in Nigeria of aquot;highway robbery, stealing, leakage of examination papers, degradation and ... should, as much as possible, be made to The Background to the Southern Nigeria Education Code of 1903 645.
|Title||:||Nigerian History, Politics and Affairs|
|Author||:||Adiele Eberechukwu Afigbo, Toyin Falola|
|Publisher||:||Africa World Press - 2005|