is a] collection of Independent … States, separated from one another by great distances, by differences of history and traditions and by … racial … political, social and religious barriers. Nigeria
Thursday, 31 October 2013
Would Hugh Clifford repeat these comments on Nigeria today?
In 1920, Hugh Clifford, the British conquest and occupation governor of
the following contribution to a “Nigeria Council Debate”: Nigeria
Today, 31 October 2013, 93 years on, would Hugh Clifford conceivably make those same assertions? If so, why? If not, why not?
Quoted in George C E Enyoazu, “Sovereign National Conference – Will the people have their say at last?”, African Democrat, [http://africandemocrat.com/content/sovereign-national-conference-%E2%80%93-will-people-have-their-say-last-george-c-e-enyoazu – accessed 31 October 2013])