Wwwiosrjournalsorg 1 | page religion and environment: evaluating the role of religions in the nigerian environment it is also widely believed that the other gods are creations of humankind, which have become divinities that are used to gain access to the supreme being. The rapid spread of pentecostal christianity and fundamentalist islam has greatly affected the role of indigenous religion in african society. The role of men in nigeria nigerian husbands and their wives nigerian men treat their wives as second in command men in nigeria believe that it is a serious crime if. The role of religion in nigerian politics and its sustainability for political development oluwaseun olawale afolabi, phd (in view) (ibadan) institut français de recherche en afique (ifra) - nigeria research fellow.
Food plays a central role in the rituals of virtually all ethnic groups in nigeria nigerian religion l had tried to get on some write up regarding nigeria. The role of religious leaders in combating corruption in nigeria: the christian perspective the only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing - edmund burke introduction. The causes of violent inter-religious conflict and its effects on residential relationships in jos, plateau state, nigeria host community perceptions of the role.
The role of social studies education in promoting religious tolerance in nigeria the study tends to bring another dimension to the debate about the declining state of values in our society. Since 1982, nigeria has experienced more than ten large scale ethnic or religious riots in its major cities these violent clashes have wreaked economic, political, and social havoc caused an enormous number of deaths and injuries and posed serious obstacles to nigeria's sociopolitical development as well as retarded efforts at nation-building. The role of african traditional religion and 'juju' in human trafficking: implications for anti- nigeria, to victimise vulnerable people, specifically from africa.
Youth anti-corruption network is a network of young leaders building capacity to curb corruption in nigeria through advocacy, stakeholders engagement and education of the public and monitoring of government institutions our mission is to mobilised and equip young people to join the fight against. Abstract the literature on religious violence in nigeria largely implicates socio-economic, political and governance deficits as the major causes of such violence. 523 nigeria 36 from the research done for the paper, it is clear that religion definitely plays a major role in the conflicts in nigeria in nigeria, religion has been used to cause conflicts as well as to sustain conflicts.
Of nigeria as a case study examined the role religion, ethnicity and sentiments have played to exacerbate religious crisis in nigeria and as such religions in nigeria should recline to dialogue instead of violence and uphold the right. These roles are outlined and explained and compared with the modern day role of women in religious circles in the anglican communion in nigeria, women are not. Socio-cultural factors, gender roles and religious ideologies contributing to caesarian-section refusal in nigeria nnanna u ugwu 1 email author and bregje de kok 2.
Islam and africa religion may 2, 2017 the history, culture and politics of islam in africa today muslims in africa islam and africa are inextricably linked. Role of traditional african moral values in the development of nigeria ushe, m u african traditional religion and the traditional moral values in the context of. The major beliefs of the igbo religion are shared by all igbo-speaking people the connection between the nigerian igbo and the brazilian culture on the role.
Religious education will make learners to grow up to behave in accordance with the norms of society in order to perform her role effectively in nigeria education, the church requires schools. Conflict, conflict resolution and peace-building: the role of religion in mozambique, nigeria and cambodia professor jeffrey haynes department of law, governance and international relations , london metropolitan university correspondence [email protected] Religion at the crossroads in nigeria april 16, 2014 throughout the world, religion plays a key role in the identity construction of individuals and groups,.