Historical Evidence of Corruption in Colonial Nigeria: An Analysis of Financial Records in the Decolonisation Period, 1950–1960

Adetunji Ojo Ogunyemi
  • Journal of Asian and African Studies, July 2014, SAGE Publishing
  • DOI: 10.1177/0021909614541250

What is it about?

Fraud committed by public officers in colonial Nigeria

Why is it important?

Shows that the problem of corruption and fraudulent practices in Nigeria has a colonial antecedent

Perspectives

Dr Adetunji Ojo Ogunyemi (Author)
Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife

Government should be more forceful in apprehending fraudulent practices committed against public revenue.

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