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Niger Delta rivalry

Obaro Ikime

Niger Delta rivalry

Itsekiri - Urhobo relations and the European presence, 1884-1936

by Obaro Ikime

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Published by Longmans in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sobo (African people),
  • Nigeria -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliography (p.285-290).

    StatementObaro Ikime.
    SeriesIbadan history series
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxi, 301p., 9plates (3fold) :
    Number of Pages301
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22337685M
    ISBN 100582645158
    OCLC/WorldCa90637

    Niger Delta Rivalry (Ibadan History) by Obaro Ikime 1 edition - first published in Written works: Chief Dogho of Warri, Groundwork of Nigerian History. The creation of armed groups in the Niger Delta region can be located within the agitation of the Niger Delta region. The agitation which commenced in the colonial. International Journal of Peace and Conflict Studies (IJPCS), Vol. 3, No 2, December, File Size: KB.

    Opinion - To a first time visitor, the two offices of the Niger Delta Development Corporation (NDDC) in Port Harcourt, the Rivers State capital are rather disappointing. The NDDC's mandate to. Niger Delta rivalry: Itsẹkiri-Urhobo relations and the European presence, (Ibadan history series) by Obaro Ikime ̣ ISBN ().

    Curse Of The Black Gold NPR coverage of Curse Of The Black Gold: 50 Years of Oil in the Niger Delta by Ed Kashi and Michael Watts. News, author interviews, critics' picks and more. The Igbo and their Niger Delta Neighbors: We Are No Second Fools by Nnamdi J. O. Ijeaku (, Paperback).


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Edition 1st Edition. First Published eBook Published 4 May Pub. location New York. Crude oil has been the mainstay of Nigeria’s economy and the major GDP since its commercial production in at Oloibiri.

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