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By Toyin Falola,Ann Genova

on the grounds that independence in 1960, Nigeria has passed through large switch formed by means of political instability, speedy inhabitants progress, and financial turbulence. The historic Dictionary of Nigeria introduces Nigeria's wealthy and complicated historical past. Readers will discover a wealth of knowledge on very important modern matters like AIDS, human rights, petroleum, and faith-based clash. a few of the dictionary's entries spotlight Nigeria's courting to its West African friends and its club in overseas corporations akin to the AU, OPEC, and the UN. of their thorough and complete insurance of Nigeria, Toyin Falola and Ann Genova supply a chronology, an introductory essay, a bibliography, and over 500 cross-referenced dictionary entries on amazing humans, locations, occasions, and cultural practices with an emphasis on Nigeria's post-1990 developments.

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