• THE UNITED NATIONS ORGANISATION
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    THE UNITED NATIONS ORGANISATION

    ORIGIN OF U.N.O. The United Nations Organisation came into existence in 1945. This was as a result of the failure of the League of Nations, formed in 1919, after the First World War(1914-18), to prevent the outbreak of another war e.g. the Second World War of (1939-45). U.S.A ., Britain, China, Soviet Union and France and about 50 other states came together to draw a charter on 24 october 1945, at San Francisco in U.S.A. The essence of this charter was the desire to maintain peace and security among Nations of the world. Admission into U.N.O is open and currently there are about 193 Nations making up the body. Nigeria…

  • NIGERIA AND THE WORLD
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    NIGERIA AND THE WORLD

    There is inter-dependence and interrelationship existing among nations of the world. No nation is an island. Nations of the world have become so closely related to one another as a result of breakthrough in communication, formation of different types of organisations etc. Therefore, development of a nation cannot be done without relating or interacting with other nations. In the process of these interactions, benefits are derived in different areas of human endeavour. Nigeria interacts with many nations of the world, politically, economically, socially, culturally etc and this is made possible through the establishment of high commissions, embassies and consulates abroad. Nigeria, equally play host to many foreign missions located in…

  • THE LEAGUE OF NATIONS
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    THE LEAGUE OF NATIONS

    Attempts made by nations to establish international organization were not sufficient enough to see them through. Besides, there was no political organization with the intention of bringing nations together, settling disputes and averting wars of a critical dimension. The League of Nations was established in 1919 to prevent an outbreak of another war after the 1st World war, (1914 – 18) to remove some of the defects and causes of wars, and achieve international co-operation through the promotion of peace and security.   REASONS UNDERLINING THE ESTABLISHMENT OF LEAGUE OF NATIONS To remove Causes of Wars: This was made possible by reducing procurement of national armaments to the barest minimum…

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