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Royal visit to the Northern Region of the Federation of Nigeria, February, 1956.

Northern Region of Nigeria (Nigeria)

Royal visit to the Northern Region of the Federation of Nigeria, February, 1956.

by Northern Region of Nigeria (Nigeria)

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Published by s.n.] in [S.l .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Nigeria, Northern,
  • Nigeria, Northern.
    • Subjects:
    • Elizabeth II, Queen of Great Britain, 1926- -- Travel -- Nigeria, Northern.,
    • Visits of state -- Nigeria, Northern.,
    • Nigeria, Northern -- Description and travel.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT515.9.N5 N67 1956
      The Physical Object
      Pagination99 p. :
      Number of Pages99
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6807879M
      LC Control Number00272898

      The Federation of Nigeria () was a dependency of the United Kingdom in Western Africa. Monarch Elizabeth II (₩) (October 1, - October 1, ). The Royal Niger Company was a mercantile company chartered by the British government in the nineteenth century. It was formed in as the United African Company and renamed to National African Company in and to Royal Niger Company in In the company became part of the United Africa Company, which came under the control of Unilever in the .

      Northern Region of Nigeria (Nigeria). High Court. Law reports of the Northern Region of the Federation of Nigeria (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication: Document Type: Journal / Magazine / Newspaper: All Authors / Contributors: Northern Region of Nigeria (Nigeria). High Court. OCLC. Royal Niger Company established in , British government assumed control in , abolished local kingdoms and sultanates. Nigeria's Early History. Northern and Southern regions were unified in , without regard to ethnic, tribal, and religious divisions. -Nigeria is a federation - 36 states, one Federal district (City of Abija), and.

        The Queen and Duke of Edinburgh visited Nigeria for an Official Tour in , when it was still a part of the British Empire. They toured the country in a three-week visit, and were met by massive crowds. The Queen and Duke, who had visited again in , returned to Nigeria in , for the Commonwealth Hеаdѕ of Government Meeting. Muhammadu Buhari GCFR (born 17 December ) is a Nigerian politician who has been president of Nigeria since Buhari is a retired general of the Nigerian Army and served as military head of state from to , after taking power in a military coup d'état. The term Buharism is ascribed to the right-wing policies of his military regime. Buhari has said that he .


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Royal visit to the Northern Region of the Federation of Nigeria, February, on *FREE* shipping on qualifying cturer: s.n.]. Northern Nigeria was an autonomous division within Nigeria, distinctly different from the southern part of the country, with independent customs, foreign relations and security it acquired the territory of the British Northern Cameroons, which voted to become a province within Northern Nigeria.

InNorthern Nigeria was divided into the Capital: Lokoja, (–). Queen February on a tour in Enugu, Nigeria () When on the Royal tour, The Queen went on a visit to children’s rally and a tribal dancing at Enugu, Nigeria. In Lagos, Queen Elizabeth attended a garden party and a formal session of the Federation Parliament.

The life of Queen Elizabeth Queen Elizabeth became queen following her father’s death. 5 photographic prints (contact sheets). | Photographs show Queen Elizabeth II addressing the United Nations General Assembly; greeting spectators on the street. Also spectators and military bands lined up along a parade route.

In Feb. Lagos and Southern Nigeria were united into the ‘colony and protectorate of Southern Nigeria’, and on 1 Jan. the latter was amalgamated with the protectorate of Northern Nigeria to form the ‘colony and protectorate of Nigeria’, under a Governor.

On 1 Oct. Nigeria became a federation under a Governor-General. Colonial Nigeria was the era in the History of Nigeria when the region of West Africa was ruled by Great Britain in from the mid-nineteenth century untilwhen Nigeria achieved independence. British influence in the region began with the Royal visit to the Northern Region of the Federation of Nigeria of slave trade to British subjects in Britain annexed Lagos in and established the Oil River Protectorate in Capital: Lagos.

The Federation of Nigeria was a predecessor to modern-day Nigeria from to It was an autonomous region until independence on 1 October British rule of Colonial Nigeria ended inwhen the Nigeria Independence Act made the federation an independent sovereign British monarch, Elizabeth II, remained head of state as the Queen of Nigeria.

This is a list of Nigerian region governors and premiers in the First Republic ( - ). Nigeria became independent on 1 October and became a republic on 1 October On 16 January a military coup brought Major General Johnson Aguiyi-Ironsi to power, terminating the first period of democratic rule.

During this period an appointed governor was. Council, promulgated not only the new Constitution of the Federation of Nigeria, but also the constitutions of the three federating regions. Early Democratic Constitutions: October to February Nigeria has had nine constitutions since The four colonial documents were promulgated.

High Commissioners of the Protectorate of Northern Nigeria 1 Jan - Jun Frederick John Dealtry Lugard (b. - d. ) (from 1 JanSir Frederick John Dealtry Lugard). Nigeria - Nigeria - History: Evidence of human occupation in Nigeria dates back thousands of years.

The oldest fossil remains found by archaeologists in the southwestern area of Iwo Eleru, near Akure, have been dated to about bce. There are isolated collections of ancient tools and artifacts of different periods of the Stone Age, but the oldest recognizable evidence of an.

Nigeria was granted full independence in Octoberas a federation of three regions (Northern, Western and Eastern) under a constitution that provided for a parliamentary form of government.

Under the constitution, each of the three regions retained a substantial measure of self-government. The constitution proved unworkable byand a new one, solidifying the division of Nigeria into three regions (Eastern, Western, and Northern) plus the Federal Territory of Lagos, came into force in In the Eastern and Western regions became internally self-governing, and the Northern region achieved this status in Establishment of the Federation 2.

The Federation of Nigeria shall consist of Regions and a Federal territory. Territories of the Federation 3. - (1) There shall be three Regions, that is to say, Northern Nigeria, Western Nigeria and Eastern Nigeria.

(2) Northern Nigeria shall comprise those parts of the former. The failure to reach a suitable agreement, the decision of the Nigerian military leadership to establish new states in the Eastern Region and the continued pogrom in Northern Nigeria led Ojukwu to.

On 20 th of February, the Royal Navy however staged a counter attack against King koko and they razed Nembe. All parts of Nigeria was under British rule.

This was the year Protectorate of Northern Nigeria was created. This was the year both northern and southern protectorates got amalgamated by the British to form Nigeria.

The protectorate of Northern Nigeria was proclaimed at Ida by Fredrick Lugard on January 1, The basis of the colony was the Treaty of Berlin which broadly granted Northern Nigeria to Britain, on the basis of their protectorates in Southern Nigeria.

Hostilities with the powerful Sokoto Caliphate soon followed. The Nigerian Civil War (also known as the Biafran War and the Nigerian-Biafran War) was a civil war in Nigeria fought between the government of Nigeria and the secessionist state of Biafra from 6 July to 15 January Biafra represented nationalist aspirations of the Igbo people, whose leadership felt they could no longer coexist with the Northern-dominated.

Minister of Justice and Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami By Soni Daniel, Northern Region Editor. Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami, has faulted claims by a. Nnamdi Azikiwe () was one of the fore most Nigerian and West African nationalists and the first president of Nigeria.

Nnamdi Azikiwe was born on Nov. 16,of Ibo parents in Zungeru, Northern Nigeria, where his father worked as a clerk in the Nigerian Regiment. His parents gave him the name Benjamin, but he later changed it to Nnamdi. The history of Nigeria can be traced to settlers trading across the middle East and Africa as early as BC.

Numerous ancient African civilizations settled in the region that is known today as Nigeria, such as the Kingdom of Nri, the Benin Empire, and the Oyo Empire. Islam reached Nigeria through the Borno Empire between ( AD) and Hausa States around ( AD) .became part of Northern Nigeria: Niger River Delta protectorate under the Royal Niger Company: became part of Northern Nigeria: Nigeria, Protectorate of protectorate governed by the Colony of Nigeria Previously known as the Protectorate of Southern Nigeria: merged with the Colony of Nigeria to form the Federation.In Feb.

Lagos and Southern Nigeria were united into the ‘colony and protectorate of Southern Nigeria’, and on 1 Jan. the latter was amalgamated with the protectorate of Northern Nigeria to form the ‘colony and protectorate of Nigeria’, under a Governor.

On. 1 Oct. Nigeria became a federation under a Governor-General.