An Overview Of Gender Politics In Nigeria

Joseph, Bamidele Adekunle and ANICHE, ALEXANDER and Moses, Adebolu Adetunmbi and Hadia, Mali Bukar and Boris, Ejike Eze (2021) An Overview Of Gender Politics In Nigeria. Elixir International Journal, 138. pp. 54117-54121. ISSN 2229-712X (In Press)

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This paper is an over view of the perception of women participation in politics its a modest attempt at examining the important crucial roles of women in politics, women have a crucial role to play in socio-political and economic transformation of Nigeria as a Nation is no longer in contention there is a need to increase the understanding of the important role of women in our nation building, so many scholars had engaged in research of this area which is geared towards assisting in the struggle for the emancipation of Nigerian women. The paper looks at women participation in politics and not to be discriminated against in politics and holds the motion that there should be equality of all genders, it also writes about Nigerian women in the precolonial era where different ethnic regions all have there way of women participation in governance and the post colonial era. In concluding the paper recommends that institutions should be empowered to create equal opportunity for all genders and government at all levels should create the needed environment for women to participate in politics and remove any form of discrimination against women.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
Divisions: Faculty of Management and Social Sciences
Depositing User: mrs chioma hannah
Date Deposited: 30 Aug 2022 13:37
Last Modified: 30 Aug 2022 13:37

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