ANALYZING THE APPLICATION OF MARXIST THEORY IN CHANGING THE CURRENT ECONOMIC STRUCTURE OF NIGERIA.

AYAKA SIMON SILAS1& APENDA ISAAC TERSOO2 1Department of Political Science, Umaru Musa Yaradua University, Katsina 2Department of Sociology, Umaru Musa Yaradua University, Katsina Corresponding Author’s Email: ayakasilas1961@gmail.com Mobile: 08065839056; 08038283004 Abstract The paper undertook an examination of the Marxist theory Read more

FEDERALISM AND POLITICAL INSTABILITY IN NIGERIA: THE FOCUS ON ELECTIONS IN THE FOURTH REPUBLIC

KINGE RUTH FANNY1&SHADRACK TERENGSON DANBABA2 1Department of Political Science, Gombe State University Corresponding Author’s Email: fkinge@gmail.com 2Department of Political Science, Gombe State University, Email: Danbabatereng78@gsu.edu.ng ABSTRACT This study examines elections as contending issues in Nigeria’s federalism leading to political instability. Read more

FLAWED PARTY PRIMARIES AND THE CHALLENGES OF ELECTORAL CREDIBILITY IN NIGERIA: A CRITICAL ANALYSIS

Fidelis C. Nnaji Department of Political Science, Ebonyi State University, Abakaliki, Nigeria Email: fidelis.nnaji@ebsu.edu.ng; 07033432263 Abstract The recurrent issues of flawed party primaries and controversial party candidature in Nigeria’s contemporary political milieu are antithetical to democratization. This paper sets out Read more

ISSUES OF WOMEN REPRESENTATION IN POLITICS AND NATIONAL DEVELOPMENT IN ENUGU STATE, NIGERIA

UGWU CHIOMA SCHOLASTICA1 &EKEKWE EME NWACHUKWU2 1Department of Political and Administrative Studies, University of Port Harcourt, Rivers State, Nigeria. Corresponding Author’s Email: chioma.ugwu@uniport.edu.ng Phone: 08030944825 2Department of Political Science, Ignatius Ajuru University of Education, Port Harcourt, Rivers State, Nigeria. Abstract Read more

NIGERIA’S FOREIGN POLICY UNDER PRESIDENT MUHAMMEDU BUHARI’S ADMINISTRATION: A CRITICAL ANALYSIS.

AKUMAH BROWN IHECHILURU, NNAJI FIDELIS C. & ELOM ANDREW C. Department of Political Science Ebonyi State University, Abakaliki Corresponding Author’s Email: Brown.akumah@ebsu.edu.ng Abstract This paper is an overview of “Nigeria’s foreign policy under President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration: a critical analysis”. Read more

DEMOCRATIC GOVERNANCE AND SOCIO-ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT IN NIGERIA; 1999-2021.

AKUMAH BROWN IHECHILURU Department of Political Science Ebonyi State University, Abakaliki Brown.akumah@ebsu.edu.ng Abstract This paper is an overview of “Civil democratic governance and socio-economic development in Nigeria; 1999-2021”. It undertakes a conceptual clarification of democracy, governance, socio-economic development, poverty and Read more

POLITICAL VIOLENCE AND SOCIO-ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT IN IMO STATE

UGWUALA, UGWUNNA DONALD1& UCHEOMA O. UKACHIKARA2 Department of Political Science, Clifford University, Owerrinta. 1Email:ugwunna22@gmail.com. 2Email: uukachikara@yahoo.com. Abstract This study investigated political violence and socio-economic development of Imo State. Specifically, it tried to ascertain if political violence discourages investments, impacts negatively Read more