Nigeria Modern History

Nigeria is a country located in Western Africa. With the capital city of Abuja, Nigeria has a population of 206,139,600 based on a recent census from COUNTRYAAH. Nigeria became independent from the United Kingdom in 1960. Ethnic and religious tensions contributed to the collapse of democracy in 1966. In a civil war that raged from 1967 to 1970, over a million people died, most of them starvation. Decades were then…

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Nigeria Healthcare and Money

Nigeria Money

Health care Vaccinations Vaccination needed receipt required Eat Drink malaria 1 – Typhoid & Polio Yes 2 cholera 3 yellow fever 4 Overview Medical care cannot be compared to Europe. It is often highly problematic in terms of technology, equipment or hygiene, especially outside of the big cities. In many cases there is also a lack of European-trained doctors who speak English or French. Medical treatments often have to be…

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Global Health – Both Human Rights and Foreign Policy Part I

The most difficult issues in cooperation between states have long been about security and military conditions, trade and business interests. This is an area where national interests are strongly dependent on other countries and where the states’ interests can quickly come into conflict with each other. But in recent years, health has become an both more important and more difficult issue in international politics. Do we as cages in Norway…

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Nigeria Politics and Law

Nigeria Politics

Politics The constitution, which came into force on May 17, 1999, characterizes Nigeria as a presidential Federal Republic (in the Commonwealth ) and guarantees the separation of state and religion, separation of powers, elementary human and civil rights and a multi-party system. The head of state, head of government and commander in chief of the armed forces is the directly elected president for 4 years (since 2015 M. Buhari ).…

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