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Citizenship in Nigeria

A. A. Ujo

Citizenship in Nigeria

by A. A. Ujo

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Published by Passmark International in Kaduna, Nigeria .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Nigeria,
  • Nigeria.
    • Subjects:
    • Citizenship -- Nigeria.,
    • State, The.,
    • Nigeria -- Economic policy.,
    • Nigeria -- Social policy.,
    • Nigeria -- Economic conditions -- 1960-,
    • Nigeria -- Social conditions -- 1960-

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 198-202).

      Other titlesCitizenship in Nigerian states
      Statementby A.A. Ujo.
      SeriesStudies in politics and administration ;, 2
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJQ3097.A2 U39 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 202 p. ;
      Number of Pages202
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL934359M
      LC Control Number95235561
      OCLC/WorldCa35236961

      This book, the result of two years of research conducted by South African and Japanese scholars within the framework of a bilateral project on citizenship in the 21st century, contributes to such ongoing efforts at rethinking citizenship globally, and as informed by experiences in Africa and Japan in particular. Canadian citizenship Apply to become a Canadian citizen, prepare for the citizenship test, and find out how you can resume or give up your Canadian citizenship. COVID safety measuresMissing: Nigeria.

      Nigerian nationality law allows dual nationality of people of Nigerian descent either through birth or parentage. They are also allowed to hold public office in Nigeria. Some in Nigeria feel that dual nationality damages nationality unity of the country. Unmoved by this criminal act that could land him in jail, he went further to hack the US government online system to grant his big family and 15 Nigerian friends a permanent US citizenship in Today as we are speaking, the 33 individuals would be enjoying the rights of a permanent citizen in America.

        They are Citizenship by Birth, Citizenship by Descent, Citizenship by Registration and Citizenship by Naturalization. Citizenship by Birth According to the Nigeria constitution, any person born in the country after the country’s independence (1st October ), whose parent or grandparent is an indigene of Nigeria is a citizen.   Some persons asked questions about renunciation of the Nigerian citizenship and the Nigerian law on this subject is quite interesting. Yes, you are permitted to renounce your Nigerian citizenship (as expected) – however you still remain a citizen of Nigeria until this renunciation is registered by the President of Nigeria. – Section


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