A Nation Betrayed: Nigeria and the Minorities Co


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Author: Vickers, Michael
Publisher: Africa World Pr; First American Edition edition
Date of Publication: 2010

ISBN: 1592217338

The 1950s were traumatic years for the British. A mighty Empire was in its death-throes. But for Africans these were years of immense exhilaration, of great expectations. Independence was within close reach. And in Nigeria, it was accepted that it should come quickly. But there was a problem. Nigeria s minorities, peoples comprising about 40 per cent of the country s population profoundly feared f