Political parties and the Third Republic proceedings of the training workshop for the national officers of the National Republican Convention (NRC) and the Social Democratic Party (SDP)

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Published by Centre for Democratic Studies, The Presidency in Bwari, Abuja .

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Statementedited by J.A.A. Ayoade, Elone J. Nwabuzor, Adesina Sambo ; editor-in-chief, Omo Omoruyi.
ContributionsAyoade, John A. A., Nwabuzor, Elone J., Sambo, Adesina., Omoruyi, Omo, 1938-, National Republican Convention (Nigeria), Social Democratic Party (Nigeria)
LC ClassificationsJQ3099.A45 P65 1991
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Pagination111 p. ;
Number of Pages111
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Open LibraryOL1165990M
LC Control Number94146897

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