Local and urban administration in Nigeria by Habibu A. Sani

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Published by Habibu Angulu Sani Enterprises (Nigeria) in Okene, Kogi State, Nigeria .

Written in English

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  • Nigeria.

Subjects:

  • Local government -- Nigeria.,
  • Municipal government -- Nigeria.

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Statementby Habibu A. Sani.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsJS7656.3.A2 S25 1992
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 175 p. ;
Number of Pages175
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1196335M
ISBN 109782186023, 9782186031
LC Control Number94188699
OCLC/WorldCa30946055

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