DEATH OF A MYTH: CRITICAL ESSAYS ON NIGERIA
In his book, Ojo-Ade addresses various issues concerning Nigeria. These include the notion of democracy, religion, sports as an emerging symbol of unity and progress, and the role that the military, politicians, and academics have played in the country. Other topics covered are the lives and times of leaders such as Ahmadu Bello, Obafemi Awolowo, and Nnamdi Azikiwe. Finally, Ojo-Ade examines the countrys education system as a symptom of a nation filled with corruption and explores the leadership of Sani Abacha and the annulled election of Moshood Abiola.
This book is a must read for those interested in understanding the Nigerian dilemma.
- Publisher : Africa World Pr (June 1, 2001)
- Language : English
- Paperback : 287 pages
- ISBN-10 : 0865437904
- ISBN-13 : 978-0865437906
- Item Weight : 14.7 ounces
- Dimensions : 5.25 x 0.75 x 8.5 inches