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Abiola, democracy, and rule of law

Richard Akinnola

Abiola, democracy, and rule of law

by Richard Akinnola

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Published by R. Konsult in Surulere, Lagos, Nigeria .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Nigeria.,
  • Nigeria
    • Subjects:
    • Abiola, M. K. O. (Mashood Kashimawo Olawale), -- Trials, litigation, etc.,
    • Trials (Treason) -- Nigeria.,
    • Presidents -- Nigeria -- Elections.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementRichard Akinnola.
      GenreTrials, litigation, etc.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKTA41.A24 A39 1997
      The Physical Object
      Pagination233 p. :
      Number of Pages233
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL481317M
      LC Control Number98208603

      Contact Us 2, Durowade Crescent, Olopomewa Area, Eleyele/Sango Road, Ibadan, Oyo State. + (whatsapp) [email protected] BBM: D8DD7AEC. In the cataclysmic decade that is the focus of this book, Nigeria was subject to several near-death experiences. These began when the country nearly tore itself apart after the northern-led military government annulled the results of a presidential election won by the southerner Moshood Abiola, and ended with former military ruler General Olusegun Obasanjo being the unlikely .

        Abstract. Bob Fine's analysis of the idea of the rule of law starts in discontent. His disagreement is with two polar perspectives in contemporary Marxist thought on the question of Marxism's relationship to liberalism, particularly the ideology of the latter on the question of the coherence of the liberal conception of the rule of : Dennis Patterson, Dennis Patterson.   Abstract. This paper argues that the discourse on the rule of law is of particular significance in Asia, partly because the rule of law is, rightly or wrongly, perceived to be more objective or less disturbing than discourses on human rights or democracy, and partly because it is perceived to be an essential condition for economic : Johannes M M Chan.

      Ekiti State governor, Ayo Fayose has reacted to President Buhari's recent declaration of June 12 as the new Democracy Day. According to Fayose, 'MKO Abiola is worthy to be honoured and we in Ekiti honoured him with a public holiday on J , we will do it again this r, the greatest honour anyone can bestow on MKO Abiola is total respect for the . Democracy Today and the Rule of Law: Perspective of Nigeria's Democratic System By Yusuf O. Ali Esq With this exposition on the doctrine of rule of law, it could be seen that the rule of law and democracy go hand in hand. Thus where there is true democratic governance, governance must be tailored in its operation in accordance with the rule of Size: KB.


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