FOREIGN POLICIES OF AFRICA AND THE DEVELOPING COUNTRIES

1.0 INTRODUCTION In discussing the foreign policies of Africa and the developing countries, it is not possible to discuss the foreign policies of each individual African country or developing country, rather we see their foreign policies articulated in various multilateral bodies and their activities like the Non-aligned Movement, Economic Community of West African States, Organization…

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TRENDS IN THE STUDY OF AFRICAN TRADITIONAL RELIGION

1.0 INTRODUCTION In the previous units you have studied the general introduction to religion and a general introduction to African Traditional Religion. In this unit, you will now study the trends about the study of African Traditional Religion. 2.0 OBJECTIVES By the end of this unit you should be able to: discuss the trends in…

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THE POLICE AND THE ADMINISTRATION OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE

1.0 INTRODUCTION The Nigeria Police Force is a constitutional creation. It is saddled principally with maintenance of law and order and the prevention, detection and suppression of crimes in or society. It also has a principal role to play in the administration of criminal justice in Nigeria. From the complaint stage up to the point…

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HISTORY AND ORIGIN OF RADIO/TV BROADCASTING

1.0 INTRODUCTION Radio involves the process by which messages are sent through electrical waves. In other words, sound would be sent and received through the waves (Sambe, 2008:75). The history of Radio dates back to the 19th Century when Samuel Morse invented the electric telegraph. According to Bittner (1989:93), Gugielmo Marconi built on this invention…

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THE NEW MEDIA: ONLINE NEWSPAPERS AND MAGAZINES, INTERNET RADIO ETC

1.0 INTRODUCTION This unit introduces the students to the New Media, a new aspect of the mass media. The unit specifically examines the following: The internet Internet Radio Online Newspaper Online Magazine 2.0 OBJECTIVES At the end of this unit, you should be able to: explain what the internet is have a good understanding of…

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THE SEARCH OF NATIONAL SECURITY CONTENTS

1.0 INTRODUCTION This unit introduces us to the issue of National Security, and its importance for the survival of a country. National Security is very essential even for those countries that have professed neutrality in international politics like Switzerland, Sweden and Japan. Some degree of security is still necessary for the protection and welfare of…

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