African Journal of International Politics and Diplomacy is published Bi-annually by Development Universal Consortia. It seeks to expand knowledge of interrelationships between society and development and serves as a forum for the discussion of contemporary and emerging issues of Politics, Governance, Democracy, Social and Policy. It is a multi-disciplinary journal, global in nature, integrative in approach, policy oriented and has met the international indexation standard and acceptability. The journal is a referred publication which fosters the exchange of knowledge and new ideas among Social Scientists, Policy-Makers, Analysts as well as Development Experts. Academics, students, staff members of research institution and international agencies. The views expressed in this Journal are entirely those of the authors. The publishers, editors and agents of Development Universal Consortia accept no responsibility for any error or misstatement contained in this publication. Contributions to this journal are welcome.

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Globalization and the Political Economy of Institutional Choices: Assessing the Impact on the Democratization
Process in Africa. 
Ezeanyika, Samuel E.

The Constitutional Crisis and How it Undermined Constitutionalism in Uganda From 1962 - 1986. 
Bashasha, Alex T.

Geographical Examination of Colonialism and its Impact on the Developing Countries’ Economy.
Oladokun, Tajudeen A.

Imperialism and Constitutional Development in Nigeria: Implications for Neo-colonialism. 
Phenson, Ufot A.
Ojie, Peter A.
Ukpong-Umo, Raphael
Akpan, Sunday E.

Hayatudeen, Mohammed
Ismail, Usman
Joda, Mohammed

Gender Inequality and Political Participation in Nigeria. 
Nwiedoo, Deacon

Press Coverage of Nigeria’s Relations with the West During the Country’s Suspension From the Commonwealth 1993-1998.
Shehu, Samaila S.
Idung, Robert U.

Globalization of Democracy: What are the National Security Challenges For Africa? 
Osy, Ezechukwunyere N.
Ezeanyika, Samuel E.

Understanding the Role of International Law in the Resolution of the Conflict Between Nigeria and Cameroon Over the Bakassi Peninsula.
Ariye, Ekpotuatin C.