Guide to constitutional development in Nigeria
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Guide to constitutional development in Nigeria by Cyril A. Ndoh

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Published by CRC Publications in Owerri, Nigeria .
Written in English



  • Nigeria.


  • Constitutional history -- Nigeria.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 91-93) and index.

Statementby Cyril A. Ndoh.
LC ClassificationsKTA1760 .N38 1997
The Physical Object
Pagination149 p. ;
Number of Pages149
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL108977M
ISBN 109783394754
LC Control Number99227918

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