Search results: Found 5

Listing 1 - 5 of 5
Sort by
Jeunes, culture de la rue et violence urbaine en Afrique / Youth, Street Culture and Urban Violence in Africa

Author:
ISBN: 9789782015587 9791092312010 Year: Language: French
Publisher: IFRA-Nigeria
Added to DOAB on : 2017-11-14 11:31:46
License: OpenEdition licence for Books

Loading...
Export citation

Choose an application

Abstract

The Architecture of Fear

Author:
ISBN: 9789782015570 9791092312065 Year: Language: English
Publisher: IFRA-Nigeria
Added to DOAB on : 2017-11-14 11:31:46
License: OpenEdition licence for Books

Loading...
Export citation

Choose an application

Abstract

Urban Violence in Africa

Author:
ISBN: 9789782015303 9791092312195 Year: Language: English
Publisher: IFRA-Nigeria
Added to DOAB on : 2017-11-14 11:31:46
License: OpenEdition licence for Books

Community Vigilantes in Metropolitan Kano 1985-2005

Author:
ISBN: 9789788025122 9791092312058 Year: Language: English
Publisher: IFRA-Nigeria
Added to DOAB on : 2017-11-14 11:31:46
License: OpenEdition licence for Books

Loading...
Export citation

Choose an application

Abstract

Kano is a city where a multi-layered form of community policing was established in the era of the rollback of the state in social provisioning in the midst of ever-increasing armed banditry and crime. Between 1985 and 2005, vigilante groups were established in almost all the neighbourhoods of Kano with the support of the traditional authority and community leaders. However, government interference, political instrumentalisation and inadequate support undermined its critical rote. Part of the ...

Gated Neighbourhoods and privatisation of urban security in Ibadan Metropolis

Author:
ISBN: 9789788025092 9791092312027 Year: Language: English
Publisher: IFRA-Nigeria
Added to DOAB on : 2017-11-14 11:31:46
License: OpenEdition licence for Books

Loading...
Export citation

Choose an application

Abstract

One of the consequences of the failure of the state to protect life and property of its entire citizens especially in developing countries like Nigeria is the emergences of private alternatives to crime prevention and control. This process of privatisation of security in Nigeria often involves recruitment of corporate and local security guards, vigilantes, night watchmen and the control of access into the neighbourhoods through gates and barriers. The book examines the nature, types, procedur...

Listing 1 - 5 of 5
Sort by
Narrow your search

Publisher

IFRA-Nigeria (5)


License

OpenEdition licence for Books (5)


Language

english (4)

french (1)


Year
From To Submit

2005 (1)

2004 (1)

1997 (2)

1994 (1)