OBSTACLES TO NIGERIA’S SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT AND THE CRISIS OF ETHNO-RELIGIOUS POLITICS

Rev Fr Jude Anih (PhD), Azowue O. Emmanuel, Anierobi Ogomegbunam Perpetua

Abstract


Nigeria has faced significant challenges, including the crisis of ethno-religious politics and barriers to sustainable development. These problems have impeded development and the country's attempts to achieve sustainable development. The nation has had a number of ethno-religious clashes in recent years, which have claimed lives and destroyed property. Political and ethno-religious issues frequently drive these disputes, creating a viciouscycle of bloodshed and instability. Nigeria also has a lot of obstacles to overcome in order to achieve sustainable development. The study took the time to look at the effects of colonialism and the emergence of ethno-religious politics in Nigeria, as well as the difficulties that politics and ethnicity, religion, and national development provide.


Keywords


Obstacles, Sustainable Development, Crisis, Ethno-religious Politics, Nigeria.

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