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The Untold Story Of A Nigerian Royal Family: The Urhobo Ruling Clan Of Okpe Kingdom, 1500 2000 Joseph O. Asagba

The Untold Story Of A Nigerian Royal Family: The Urhobo Ruling Clan Of Okpe Kingdom, 1500 2000

Joseph O. Asagba

Published October 1st 2004
ISBN : 9780761824145
Paperback
272 pages
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The Untold Story of a Nigerian Royal Family presents the never-before-told story of the Urhobo ruling family of Okpe Kingdom and its political power in Nigeria. Author Joseph O. Asagba covers the period from 1500 to 2000 and touches on definingMoreThe Untold Story of a Nigerian Royal Family presents the never-before-told story of the Urhobo ruling family of Okpe Kingdom and its political power in Nigeria. Author Joseph O. Asagba covers the period from 1500 to 2000 and touches on defining moments in Nigerias history, including the transatlantic slave trade and slavery within Africa, the era of British colonial rule, and such post-colonial challenges as the Muslim-Christian strife, religious movement, oil policy, economic development issues and human rights abuses. It also examines the political role played by the traditional chiefs, the role of a feminist who campaigned for womens rights to participate in the all-male council of elders, and the effort by H.R.H. Esezi II in promoting the democratic system of government within the Okpe Council.