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Nigerian cultural heritage

Emefie Ikenga Metuh

Nigerian cultural heritage

by Emefie Ikenga Metuh

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Published by IMICO Pub. Co. in South Onitsha .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Nigeria
    • Subjects:
    • Nigeria -- Civilization.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementby E. Ikenga-Metuh and O. Ojoade, in cooperation with Division of General Studies, University of Jos.
      ContributionsOjoade, O., University of Jos. Division of General Studies.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT515.4 .M48 1990
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiv, 254 p. ;
      Number of Pages254
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1658030M
      ISBN 109783095706
      LC Control Number91219982

      We All Went on Safari is a rhyming counting book that is set in Tanzania. It introduces African animals, names, and counting in Swahili! Written by Laurie Krebs, illustrated by Julia Cairns, from Barefoot ed is a map and facts about Maasai people, and lots of great animal illustrations. Related cultural activities may be copied and added to one's cultural heritage. A problem occurs when individuals, groups or communities through interaction with others, abandon their cherished cultures for foreign cultures. Cultural languages and patterns of dressing Author: Benjamin U. Ugwoke, Ifeyinwa Omekwu.

      Nigerian is a country endowed with a lot of cultural heritages sourced from its multicultural communities. Contemporary status of most Nigerian cultural heritages (both material and non-material) is best described as endangered. This paper derives from a functionalist perspective which descriptively presents a historical, anthropological, and archaeological account of the Nigerian cultural Cited by: 3. Flood, Alison. "Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie wins US National Book Critics Circle award: The Niegerian author's acclaimed new novel Americanah beats Donna Tartt's The Goldfinch, while Sheri Fink's book about the days following Hurricane Katrina takes the non-fiction prize." The .

      “Culture is the totality of thought and practice by which a people creates itself, celebrates, sustains and develops itself, and introduces itself to history and humanity.”.   Nigeria culture or culture of Nigeria is simply the way of life of the people of Nigeria. Culture generally (in my own simple definition) is the way an individual or group of people chose to do their own thing; it is often handed down from generation to generation. At some point, it could be somehow amended and could possibly wear out.


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More than ethnic tribes call present-day Nigeria home. The three largest and most dominant ethnic groups are the Hausa, Yoruba, and Igbo (pronounced ee-bo). Other smaller groups include the Fulani, Ijaw, Kanuri, Ibibio, Tiv, and Edo.

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Contemporary status of most Nigerian cultural heritages (both material and non-material. Nigeria's movie production industry, nicknamed "Nollywood", is the second-largest in the world by volume.

To gain weight and conform with African standards of beauty, Nigerian girls can consume food all day in "fattening rooms". Nigeria has the highest rate of twin births per year globally. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Metuh, Emefie Ikenga.

Nigerian cultural heritage. South Onitsha: IMICO Pub. Co., (OCoLC) The culture of Nigeria is shaped by Nigeria's multiple ethnic country has languages, seven of them are extinct. Nigeria also has over dialects and ethnic groups. The six largest ethnic groups are the Hausa and Fulani in the north, the Igbo in the southeast, and the Yoruba predominate in the southwest, the Tiv people of North Central Nigeria and the Efik - Ibibio.

Ethnic Heritage Centre was established inprimarily to preserve the Nigerian culture. Our focus at Ethnic Heritage Centre is to promote and preserve the richness & diversity of the Nigerian cultural heritage, through indigenous language courses, other cultural component courses, exposing them to the cultural elements surrounding the courses being learnt.

"The dynamism of modern Nigeria lies in its ability to integrate and continually transform a multiplicity of cultural programs. In this book, Falola, the indefatigable Nigerian historian, offers an admirably clear and straightforward account of how these ongoing reconstructions of multiple institutional and ideological patterns are carried forward by specific actors in close connection with Cited by:   This book explores the objects, means and ends of international cultural heritage protection.

It starts from a broad conception of cultural heritage that encompasses both tangible property, such as museum objects or buildings, and intangible heritage, such as languages and traditions. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Papers from the Symposium on the "Use of Cultural Heritage in Nigerian Education, held in Ibadan Jul.and sponsored by the National Commission for Museums and Monuments and the Institute of.

Nigerian cultural heritage [Emefie Ikenga Metuh] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying by: 5. Nigeria - Nigeria - Daily life and social customs: Nigeria’s vibrant popular culture reflects great changes in inherited traditions and adaptations of imported ones.

Establishments serving alcoholic beverages are found everywhere except where Islamic laws prohibit them. Hotels and nightclubs are part of the landscape of the larger cities. Nigerian Global Cultural Heritage Preservation-NGHP. likes 1 talking about this. Building an Online One Stop Global Museum Created for the Preservation of Nigerian History Past & Present, Followers: (shelved 1 time as african-heritage) avg rating — 3, ratings — published Cultural policy for Nigeria.

Nigeria. - Art and state - 20 pages. 0 Reviews. From inside the book. What people are saying and culture buildings of historical Censorship continuity of traditional Craft Centres craft villages creative interaction cultural heritage cultural policy Cultural preservation Culture comprises develop.

Cultural Heritage. Cultural heritage is widely recognized as the most important input in defining the national and ethnic cultures in Nigeria. Nigeria inherits great cultures of the Benin plateau, but also an impressive body of plastic, music and literary arts.

Nigeria is a country blessed with a rich cultural Heritage and diverse ethnic firmament. Nigeria is home to a mixture of ethnic groups with Arabic. From inside the book.

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This is important. Nigerian cultural heritage is propagated and preserved through cultural expressions of art such as, music, songs, and dance. Mode of greeting is highly valued though different in the various subcultures.

Marriage rites are also important but different in the various subcultures File Size: 51KB. The best known Nigerian artworks are the Benin Antiquities. Legend recounts how the Benin people learned the art of bronze casting from Ile-Jfe around A.D.

Oba Ogunta, the sixth King of Benin, is credited with having encouraged this art in Benin. Nigeria's cultural heritage is woven from threads of history and diversity, legend and conquest.Nigerian people and culture.

Famous for her huge population of more than million and with more than ethnics groups, Nigeria has the highest population in African continent. The country is made up of three major ethnic groups namely: the Hausa-Fulani, the Yorubas and the Igbos – and they represent around 70 per cent of the population.in promoting the Nigerian cultural heritage.

it concluded that the mass media should salvage alienated cultures by guiding Nigerians to love their cultures against Westernized standards and avoid misleading reports on issues of Nigerian ways of living.

Keywords: Mass media, alienation, culture, westernization.