Nigerian History

GOODLUCK JONATHAN ADMINISTRATION 2010-2015

Goodluck Jonathan administration 2010-2015 was the third administration in the series of Nigerian Democratic Governments 1999-2019. Before becoming the Nigerian Vice President, Goodluck Jonathan served as Governor of Bayelsa State in the south-south region of Nigeria from 2005 to 2007. In 2007, Goodluck Jonathan became the Vice President of Nigeria. Eventually, after the death of President Yar’adua, …

YAR’ADUA ADMINISTRATION 2007-2010

Yar’adua administration 2007-2010 was the second in line of the Nigerian Democratic Governments 1999-2019. Before becoming the Nigerian President, Alhaji Umaru Musa Yar’adua served as a democratically elected Governor of Katsina State from 1999 to 2007. In the year 2007, he was selected as the presidential candidate of the PDP in the 2007 presidential election …

OBASANJO ADMINISTRATION 1999-2007

Obasanjo administration was the first in the series of Nigerian Democratic Governments 1999-2019. Chief Olusegun Obasanjo was a former military General who formerly ruled Nigeria from 1976 to 1979. In 1998, a preparation for the return to democratic rule in Nigeria began. Different political parties were formed. One of the powerful party among them was the …

NIGERIAN DEMOCRATIC GOVERNMENTS 1999-2019

Nigerian Democratic Governments 1999-2019 were a democratic governments that governed Nigeria in the specified years. Democracy returned to Nigeria in 1999 after almost sixteen years of military rule. Since 1999, four different democratically governments were elected. The first democratically elected government since 1999 was the Chief Olusegun Obasanjo administration from 1999 to 2007. After Obasanjo, …

NIGERIAN PRE-INDEPENDENCE POLITICS

Nigerian Pre-Independence Politics have been an activities and struggle in which the Nigerians formed the basis of Nigerian nationalism in which political parties were formed as a platform under which the colonial rule was opposed and eliminated in Nigeria. The period of Nigerian Pre-Independence Politics was characterized by the formation of the first set of …