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A COMPARATIVE ANALYSIS OF THE PROBLEMS OF POSTMILITARY RULE IN NIGERIA AND GHANA: (1992—2011)

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Title Page ——————————————————————————————— I

Certification—————————————————————————————— II

Approval Page ————————————————————————————- III

Dedication —————————————————————————————— IV

Acknowledgement ——————————————————————————— V

Table of Contents ——————————————————————————— VII

Abstract ——————————————————————————————— IX

Acronyms and Abbreviations ——————————————————————— X

CHAPTER ONE

1.1 Background of the Study ——————————————————————1

1.2 Statement of the Problem ——————————————————————5

1.3 Objectives of the study ———————————————————————8

1.4 Significance of the Study ——————————————————————8

1.5 Scope of the Study ————————————————————————–9

1.6 Literature Review —————————————————————————9

1.7 Theoretical Framework ——————————————————————-31

1.8 Hypotheses ———————————————————————————34

1.9 Methodology ——————————————————————————-34

CHAPTER TWO

BACKKGROUND TO MILITARY RULE IN NIGERIA AND GHANA: A

COMPARATIVE ANALYSIS

2.1 Introduction ——————————————————————————–37

2.2 The Military as a Concept —————————————————————38

2.3 Circumstances that Encourage Military Involvement/

Intervention in Politics ——————————————————————-39

2.4 Military Rule in Nigeria —————————————————————–40

2.5 Military Rule in Ghana ——————————————————————-63

2.6 Conclusion ———————————————————————————79

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CHAPTER THREE

PROBLEMS OF POLITICAL TRANSITION AND POST-MILITARY RULE IN

NIGERIA AND GHANA

3.1 Introduction ——————————————————————————–83

3.2 Problems of Political Transition in Nigeria ——————————————-84

3.3 Problems of Post-Military Rule in Nigeria ——————————————–96

3.4 Problems of Political Transition in Ghana ——————————————-104

3.5 Problems of Post-Military Rule in Ghana ——————————————–113

3.6 Conclusion ——————————————————————————–128

CHAPTER FOUR

THE FUTURE OF DEMOCRACY IN NIGERIA AND GHANA

4.1 Introduction ——————————————————————————-130

4.2 The Future of Democracy in Nigeria ————————————————-131

4.3 The Future of Democracy in Ghana —————————————————153

4.4 Conclusion ——————————————————————————–167

CHAPTER FIVE

SUMMARY, CONCLUSION AND RECOMMENDATIONS

5.1 Summary ———————————————————————————-171

5.2 Conclusion ——————————————————————————–189

5.3 Recommendations ———————————————————————–190

5.4 Operational Definitions —————————————————————–212

Bibliography ——————————————————————————216

ACRONYMS AND ABBRIVIATIONS

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AG……………… Action Group

AFRC…………… Armed Forces Revolutionary Council

AU……………… African Union

ARPB…………… Association of Recognised Professional Bodies

APP……………… All People’s Party

APRM…………… African Peer Review Mechanism

ACTMU………… Anti-Corruption and Transparency Monitoring Unit

AIT……………. African Independent Television

ACN…………… Action Congress of Nigeria

APGA…………. All Progressive Grand Alliance

ANPP…………… All Nigeria People’s Party

AD……………. Alliance for Democracy

APGA………… All People’s Grand Alliance

ACF…………… Arewa Consultative Forum

APC…………… Arewa Peoples’ Congress

BBC…………… British Broadcasting Corporation

BMPIU………… Budget Monitoring and Price Intelligence Unit

CPC…………… Congress for Progressive Change

CHRAJ………… Commission for Human Rights and Administrative Justice

CDD …………… Centre for Democracy and Development

CPP…………… Convention Peoples’ Party

CA……………… Consultative Assembly

CDR…………… Committees for the Defense of the Revolution

CRC …………… Constitutional Review Commission

CODEO……….. Coalition of Domestic Election Observers

CSOs………….. Civil Society Organizations

CDC…………… Constitutional Drafting Committee

CA…………… Constituent Assembly

CRS…………… Congressional Research Service

CPC……………. Canadian Parliamentary Centre

CIDA…………… Canadian International Development Agency

CBN……………. Central Bank of Nigeria

CCC……………. Cyber-Crime Commission

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