Research Papers/Topics in History And International Studies

The Effects of Boko Haram Insurgency on Human Security in Nigeria.

AbstractThe spate of violent attacks by the Boko Haram terrorist group in recent times has been characterized by series of abductions, killings of both civilians and military personnel, destructions and burning of houses, schools, health care centers, places of  worship and farms, these has no doubt plunged the country into a devastating state of insecurity. The basics of food, health, shelter, education and protection which constitute security to the human individual primarily, has...

Why the League of Nations Failed and Reasons the US Were Unable to Resolve the Arab-Israelis Crisis in the Middle East.

This paper seeks to Examine the reason behind the creation of the League of Nations, reasons of it collapsed and to also discussed on why the United States is being skeptical in resolving the ongoing crisis between the Arab and the Israelis in the middle East.

The Roles of Feminist Writers in the Society, a Case Study of Mariana Ba, So Long a Letter and Aminata Sawfall, Berger's Strike.

This paper seeks to analyze the impact of the above feminist writers through their books in the society,how they helped the African woman to know her worth as well as her place in the society.

Implications of Boko Haram Terrorism in the North-East

ABSTRACTBoko Haram is an Islamist-jihadist organization that has adopted a violent way kidnapping, slaughtering and killings of innocent people, bombing of mosque, churches, institutions and other governmental parastatals mainly in the northeast Nigeria all in the name of religion, then to a political matter, making it difficult to know its vision and mission. This study explores the implications of the Boko Haram terrorist activities on the northeast Nigeria’s development. The central argu...

Comparison and Contrast Between the Strategic Theories of Clausewitz and Sun Tzu

IntroductionStrategic theories also known as Treatises are the theoretical - Know-how associated with the planning and execution of warfare. Warfare encompasses physical contest between belligerents. Warfare involves the processes with executing warCarl Von Clausewitz being European drew his experience from personal experience in the European and Napoleonic Wars where he fought as a combatant soldier but was popularly   known  as  a   War-  StrategistSun  Tzu on ...

Discuss the Notion of Humanity and Do You Agree that the Supposed Vagueness of the 1994 UNDP’s Definition of Human Security Undermine its Effectiveness?

Human security is an outgrowth  the fundamental rights of the human. Security hitherto to the founding of human security was state centric, it has defined on the premise of the Westphalian state system. However, given the occurrence of wars that have left individuals as victims and the use of state power oppress civil liberties the need arose for the protection of humans and the U.S along with the U.N championed this course and birthed “human security” as an adjunct of security.Table of...

Introducing Anthropological Historiography as an integral component of Twenty-first Century Historiography: The role played by Anthropological Historiography in the attainment of long-term

This paper is the last in our trilogy on Twenty-First Century Historiography. It attempts to bring all our endeavours to their logical culmination and as such may be construed to be our apotheosis in this regard. The first paper proposed a basic approach for Historiography in the Twenty-first Century and laid out the basic objectives of Twenty-first Century Historiography. The second paper laid out the core principles of Twenty-first Century Historiography, and these were seen a neces...

Money and Politics in Nigeria

INTRODUCTION The most populous country in Africa, Nigeria is a country of 140 million inhabitants, broken into 250 ethnic/linguistic groups. Nigeria is often characterized by poor governance, corruption and social injustice, manifestations apparent in all facets of Nigerian society. This notwithstanding, however, Nigerians always appreciated the importance of good governance. However, long years of military rule slowed development of democratic values and a culture of transparency an...

A Social History Of The San Of Tsholotsho District Ward 7 And 10 From The Colonial Era To Independence - 2017.

AbstractThis study focuses on the social life of the San people of Tsholotsho District ward 7 and 10 from the colonial era up to independence. The study seeks to bring to attention the plight of San people who as one of world‟s oldest indigenous groups has consistently suffered domination, discrimination, cultural assimilation by other social groups. Their history has not been documented because they have never had any contact with technology and modernization they have been widely marginal...

Widows And Inheritance Violation: Case Studies Of Zengeza 1 And 5 Chitungwiza 1997-2018.

ABSTRACTThe dissertation is mainly focused on the widows continued experiences of property inheritance violations in Zimbabwe particularly Zengeza 1 and 5 in Chitungwiza. The cause and reasons why widows are still being disinherited their property rights after legal laws were implemented to protect them. Widows before the Administration of Estates Amendment Act of 1997 they faced violations towards their right to property inheritance. The first born usually the son or a male relative was the ...

The Historical Development Of Urban Commuter Transport System In Zimbabwe. A Case Study Of Harare’s Mufakose High Density Suburb (1967-2017)

ABSTRACTThe historical development of the urban commuter system in Rhodesia was as result of improved road infrastructure and the failure of the Salisbury City Council to create a bus system resulting in the sector being operated by a private company. Several factors led to the establishment of Mufakose and earliest developments in the commuter transport system were greatly linked to economic growth. The commuter transport system prior to the establishment of the suburb was under the monopoly...

Women and domestic violence in Mashonaland East province 2000-2017

ABSTRACTVery little is known about the living experiences faced by most abused women who live in therural areas in Zimbabwe as they continue to be victims of domestic violence. The current studyattempts to redress this shot-fall by listening to women’s issues, understanding their familysituations and assess strategies that have been advanced as well as information to prevent casesof domestic violence in Mashonaland East province. Studies have shown that domestic violencecases are rampant in...

A Social And Cultural History Of The People Under Chief Malaba (Matobo District) 1890-1980

AbstractThe setting of the research was confined to area under Chief Malaba in Matobo district, South- Western Zimbabwe. The Malaba were known because of their charms and magic. The research accounts for the history of the Malaba because they were once the chief doctors of the Ndebele kings both Mzilikazi and Lobengula respectively. As a result, the belief in Mwali cult was of utmost importance. The dissertation seeks to inform readers to understand the history of Malaba people, their chiefta...

Youth Empowerment And Development Strategies in Mutasa, c. 2010-2018.

ABSTRACT This study explores and examines development and empowerment strategies initiated on promoting youths in Mutasa District from 2010 to 2018. The investigation aimed on youths in Mutasa District identifying and evaluating the political, economic and social changes brought through youth programmes. Interviews and questionnaires were mostly used during the investigation. The findings indicated that youths were promoted and empowered through donations, funds, awareness campaigns, te...


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