Southern Nigeria

The political and economic roles of women in Nigeria, particularly southern Nigeria are discussed in the following sections: the heritage -women of the colonial era – the First Republic through military years (October 1960 – October 1979) – the Second Republic – commerce and bureaucracy – social culture of the 70s and 80s – challenge for the future. Bibliogr.

Title: Southern Nigeria
Author: Babatope, Biola
Year: 1987
Periodical: Prsence africaine
Issue: 141
Pages: 15-27
Language: English
Geographic term: Nigeria
Subject: women
Abstract: The political and economic roles of women in Nigeria, particularly southern Nigeria are discussed in the following sections: the heritage -women of the colonial era – the First Republic through military years (October 1960 – October 1979) – the Second Republic – commerce and bureaucracy – social culture of the 70s and 80s – challenge for the future. Bibliogr.