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Benin under British administration

Philip Aigbona Igbafe

Benin under British administration

the impact of colonial rule on an African kingdom, 1897-1938

by Philip Aigbona Igbafe

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Published by Humanities Press in Atlantic Highlands, N.J .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Benin (Nigeria)
    • Subjects:
    • Benin (Nigeria) -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementPhilip Aigbona Igbafe.
      SeriesIbadan history series
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT515.9.B37 I35 1979
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 432 p., [4] leaves of plates :
      Number of Pages432
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4557586M
      ISBN 100391005642
      LC Control Number77027972
      OCLC/WorldCa3609656

      Igbafe, P.A., OBA OVONRAMWEN AND THE FALL OF BENIN. Tarikh, THE FALL OF BENIN, Journal of African History, BENIN UNDER THE BRITISH ADMINISTRATION (London) Iyi-Eweka, Ademola, THE DEVELOPMENT OF DRAMATIC FORMS IN IGUE FESTIVAL IN BENIN. M.A Thesis. University of Wisconsin, Madison THE . The NCP also wanted to colonise Benin Kingdom in order to bring it under the control of the Southern Protectorate of the Niger River to make this a single unit for administration. Four Benin chiefs accused along with 3 other chiefs of killing the seven white-men in the Phillips invasion force of 4 January

      The People's Guide to Benin This is a Wikipedia book, a collection of Wikipedia articles that can be easily saved, imported by an external electronic . Services if you're visiting, studying, working or living in Benin. Includes information about trading with and doing business in the UK and Benin.

      Thus, the 13th century marked a significant landmark in the changing phase of power and civil administration in Benin, which lasted up to , when Oba Ovonramwen the last independent Oba of Benin lost his suzerainty to the British colonial administration in the face of superior weapons. (Edo, ). In , with the fall of Benin into British con- quering hands, Benin’s provinc ial control in W e s t e r n Igboland was fr e e d f r om Benin’s : Peter Ekeh.


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Get this from a library. Obaseki of Benin. Philip Aigbona Igbafe. Heinemann Educational, - Benin (Nigeria) - 39 pages. 1 Review. From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. We haven't found any reviews in the usual places. Benin under British administration, the impact of colonial rule 5/5(1).

He is the author of Obaseki of Benin (Heinemann, London ), Benin Under British Administration; The impact of Colonial Rule on African Kingdom. — (Longman, London, ), The Nemesis of Power: Agho Obaseki and Benin Politics (Macmillan, revised and reprinted (Mindex Publishing Company, Benin City), His.

Benin under British Administration is a well-researched account of the process by which this reduction of a former potentate to a cypher took place.

First, Oba Overanmi was hammered hard in I by the British Imperial Lion and exiled to Calabar, where he subsequently died.

Indeed, until it appeared. The nemesis of power: Agho Obaseki and Benin politics, Paperback Benin Under British Administration - The Impact of Colonial Rule on An African Kingdom - (IHS) (Ibadan History). Benin Under British Administration, The Impact of Colonial Rule on an African Kingdom.

Humanities Press. Robin Law. Ouidah: The Social History of a West African Slaving "Port", Ohio State University Press. Benjamin Lawrance (editor). The Ewe of Togo and Benin. Woeli Publishing Services. "After the fall of Benin inthe British set apart Warri Province, to punish the Oba of Benin and curb his imperial power.

The Benin monarchy was restored inbut true power lay with the colonial administration of Nigeria." Roese, P. M., and D. Bondarenko. in their book, A Popular History of Benin. Fiction and non-fiction books set completely or at least partially in Benin. Score A book’s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book.

Benin Under British Administration explains, “The exiled Oba’s son, Aiguobasimwin, was also dislodged from Igbanke by troops under Captains Heneker and Sheppard.” In May Heneker was part of a small force that conquered the town of Ehor and surrounding villages of the decaying Benin Empire.

Benin has a youthful age structure – almost 65% of the population is under the age of 25 – which is bolstered by high fertility and population growth rates. Benin’s total fertility has been falling over time but remains high, declining from almost 7 children per women in to in Benin History, Dahomey and Women Warriors: Life before Benin is a tiny country in West African region bordered with Nigeria, little is known about this country, its history, culture, people, and tradition, here you have the entire history of republic of Benin, starting from the first day of.

Benin continues to exist today as a Kingdom within Nigeria. It might best be understood as a social organization within Nigeria. All subjects of Benin are citizens of Nigeria and live under Nigerian law and administration.

The current Oba, Erediauwa, is considered an African monarch, however, and he serves as an advocate of the Edo or Benin : Angela Thompsell. Professor P.A. Igbafe has discussed much of the dynamics of colonial rule and its impact on traditional Benin in his outstanding book “Benin under British Administration”.

The late Jacob Egharevba also discussed tensions between Oba Akenzua, a few of his prominent chiefs (like Iyase Okoro-Otun) and the emerging Benin educated and commercial. Benin (bĕnēn´), officially Republic of Benin, republic ( est. pop. 10,), 43, sq mi (, sq km), W Africa, bordering on Togo in the west, on Burkina Faso and Niger in the north, on Nigeria in the east, and on the Bight of Benin (an arm of the Gulf of Guinea) in the south.

Porto-Novo is the capital and Cotonou is the largest city and chief port. Uwadiae Jacob Egharevba was born in to a descendant of Ohenmwen, the Iyase of Benin Kingdom during the reign of Osemwende, ca.

to ca.and Okunzuwa, a granddaughter of an Ibadan 's parents were long-distance traders, and he claimed to have traveled with them in the Benin and Yoruba regions until his father's death in Cited by: 2.

He is the author of Obaseki of Benin (Heinemann, London ), Benin under British Administration: The Impact of Colonial Rule on an African Kingdom, – (Longman, London, ), The Nemesis of Power: Agho Obaseki and Benin Politics (Macmillan, ) revised and reprinted (Mindex Publishing Company, Benin City).

There has been no written history of Benin except the few notes written by adventurous European traders and missionaries who visited Benin City from to the punitive expedition in One can imagine how great and tedious the task has been of reducing to comprehensive facts the stories which were told by superstitious native historians in.

In his history of Benin under British Administration, Philip Igbafe argues that such paramount chiefs ‘were ordinary chiefs and individuals who showed themselves to be useful agents of the British officers and had to be used to rule the extensive Benin Territories’.

They were appointed ‘because they were loyal [to the British] and willing. THE Benin Empire as described by Prof. Philip Igbafe in his Benin Under British administration represented “the unwieldy but fluid empire which was made up of a loose conglomeration of various people’s covering from most of present-day Delta and Edo States to Lagos and beyond.

In Decemberwhile the Consul General Sir Ralph Moor was on leave in England in Decemberand his ambitious deputy Ag Consul Phillip tried to force his way to Benin to earn the glory of bringing Benin under British administration.

But his group was ambushed and killed by Benin troops.