African Journal of
History and Culture

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Hist. Cult.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-6672
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJHC
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 171


The ripple effects of electoral experience in a frontier community in Nigeria: A study of a micro revolution in Ilorin, 1955-1959

Omoiya Yusuf Saad
  • Omoiya Yusuf Saad
  • Department of History and International Studies, University of Ilorin, Nigeria.
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  •  Received: 31 December 2013
  •  Accepted: 17 October 2014
  •  Published: 31 December 2014


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Parden JN (1986). Ahmadu Bello, Sardauna of Sokoto, (Zaria: Hudahuda Publishing Company, 1986) p.567. CITATION ARCHIVAL FILE N0 NAK/ILO/PROF/445/S. 5 Vol. I: Complaints and Petitions – Ilorin Province (NA Workers' Union).
ARCHIVAL FILE N0 NAK/ILO/PROF/NAL/5/C. I/Vol. II: Minutes of Ilorin Native Authority (INA) Full Council, special meeting of the 4th of February 1958.
ARCHIVAL FILE N0 NAK/ILO/PROF/NAL/504: Statement of the Government of the Northern Region of Nigeria on the Report of the Committee of Inquiry Appointed to Investigate Allegations about Ilorin N. A. July/August 1958. Ilorin Provincial Report 1959. 1. Ilorin Provincial Report, 1958. 2. Ilorin Provincial Report, 1959. 3. Oral evidence obtained from Saidu Baba, an Islamic Cleric, aged 79 yrs, Oke Agodi, Ilorin, (1986). 4. Oral evidence obtained from Alhaji Salau Ayinde, Aluko area in Ilorin,(1987). 5. Oral evidence obtained from Alhaji Babatunde Ahmed, Baboko area, Ilorin, aged 86 (1987). 6. Oral evidence obtained from Mallam Kawu Salau, a retired N A Staff aged 78years (1983). 7. Oral evidence obtained from Alhaji Oba Salau, a retired staff of Ilorin N A aged 78 years.(1984).