Books in History and Diplomatic Studies

Nigeria NYSC and The Gambia NYSS: Narrative of Founding, Partnership and Reciprocity in the 20th and 21st Centuries

Dedication vAknowlegements viForeword ixContents viiIntroduction  1Conceptual Issues  3Concise Geographical and Historical view of Nigeria and The Gambia  14Origins and Growth of NYSC Scheme  20International Engagements of Nigeria’s NYSC Scheme  25NYSC and the Formation of the GNYSS   36The Structure of The Gambian National Youth Service Scheme  51NYSC and GNYSS: Partnership and Reciprocity in Bilateral Relations  59Conclusion  70Bibliographical ...

Understanding Peace and Security as Critical Factors in National Development

Editor’s NoteOn behalf of the Editorial Team, I bring to you with great joy the MaidenVolume of the Satiru International Journal of Peace and Security Studies(SIJPSS) of the Department of History, Sokoto State University, Sokoto￾Nigeria. For over a decade now the Nigerian State has been seriouslyengulfed by disastrous internal and external security challenges. Thescholarly ideas and debates at the Department on how to unravel thesecurity riddles in 21st century Nigeria were intrumental to...