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populist factor in Nigerian politics truncation or transformation of NEPU/PRP radicalism? by Adagbo Onoja

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Published by Ahamdu Bello University Press in Zaria, Nigeria .
Written in English


  • Populism -- Nigeria.,
  • Radicalism -- Nigeria.,
  • Nigeria -- Politics and government -- 1984-

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Statementby Adagbo Onoja, Cosmas Attayi-Elaigu, Y.Z. Ya"u.
ContributionsAttayi-Elaigu, Cosmas., Yau, Yunusa Zakari
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 149 p. :
Number of Pages149
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22617324M
ISBN 109781251425

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