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Lord Lugard’s Dream, Nigeria 100 Years On: A Sober Celebration? By Samuel Orovwuje

By Samuel Orovwuje January 1st 2014, the country marks 100 years anniversary of its artificial creation in response to the administrative and economic reality of the British colonial administration at the time. This creation in 1914 is called Nigeria, and its philosopher-king was named Lord Lugard. His country of dream today is among the very few country in the commonwealth that is still in search true federalism and nationhood after 10 decades of its existence. Many years later ...
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