This study situates the incidence of campus cultism in nigerian heis in the broader area of higher education student activism starting with examination of commonly known forms of student activism, the study contrasts the cults in nigeria's heis with traditional student activist organizations it notes that the cults are not only. Cultism and nigerian campuses: the way out by atâyi babs opaluwah [email protected] preamble the question has often been asked by various groups and people: what is a secret cult a cult can be said to emanate from great and excessive admiration or belief in a person or idea this could be manifested in. The paper examined the menace of secret cults in the nigerian tertiary institutions the origin of cultism was traced to the seadog confraternity (aka pyrates), founded by wole soyinka and six others at the foremost university of ibadan in 1952 the peaceful, and non-violent confraternity set up then, in the. Theme: cultism in higher institutions of learning in nigeria - history, causes, effects and solution by onike rahaman. Families have been tasked to conform to proper civic education to ensure that their wards shun all acts of violence and criminal tendencies this submission came as guests on good morning nigeria x-rayed the challenges of cultism in nigeria and the possible ways to address the menace. This paper focuses on sport as panacea for cultism in nigerian tertiary institutions the vices that stigmatized the tertiary institutions today are traceable to the uncontrolled behaviour of students school authorities and concerned government over the years have applied measures to check the excesses of students in tertiary. The media and cultism in nigerian higher institutions of learning: a study of coverage, treatment and relevance ~ 67b8df26251102c3906c2e1cad3cdfe3 200x200 this research is about press reportage of cultism in nigerian tertiary institutions: 2003 to 2005 published at international journal of communication. Cultism in nigerian higher institutions is a problem no university of polytechnic has been able to solve.
The media and cultism in nigerian higher institutions of learning: a study of coverage treatment and relevance ' b'l ekeanyanwu nnamdi tobechukwu and angela igbinoba introduction dating back to history, the word cult was seen as a term for religious practices. A secret cult could be described as a group of people who have extreme beliefs or ideals which are not usually accepted by others in the society such beliefs usually go against the laws or norms of the society they find themselves in the rules and beliefs of these cults are not disclosed to anyone who is not a member they. Some concerned nigerians have attributed the increase in cultism in the country to the negligence of parents and some lapses in the education system in a survey conducted by the news agency of nigeria (nan) in bauchi, yola, damaturu, maiduguri and gombe, the stakeholders observed that parents.
So today on schoolnaijacom, i want to talk about cultism once again and this time, i am going to make a list of 5 possible solutions to cultism in nigerian schools both primary and tertiary institutions the most acceptable of all facts still remains that when there is a problem, there will always exist some practical ways of. History of cultism in nigeria nigerian confraternities were largely the precursor to many of the militant groups in the delta while confraternities began in the country's universities, these gangs eventually spread to the streets and creeks of the energy-rich delta region most reports claim that the first. The police in lagos have arrested over 70 suspected cultists, including those who allegedly killed a neighbourhood corps official, in a major clampdown against cultism across the state the news agency of nigeria reports that the neighbourhood official, bolaji monsuru, was killed at a bar in aguda,. Saheed afolabi (deputy national coordinator, national association of nigerian students) the problem of cultism should be urgently looked into from all angles with a view to eradicating it it is unfortunate that the demons of cultism were created by the political class most of those seeking elective offices.
Abstract the issue of cultism has in spite of many efforts at reducing it, soared up in the nigeria's tertiary institutions cultism has cast gloom over the educational sector it is repeatedly said that the youths are the future leaders but it is a little wonder what the future holds for the youth of this country which has a good. Naijang news ☆ what is the name of the first cult group formed in nigeria what are the consequences and ⚒ history of cultism in nigeria ⚒ you can find the answers here ✓ check out all the trending latest news news in nigeria & world right now on naijang. Over the past one and half decades, nigeria has witnessed continual increase in various forms of aggressive acts, ranging from militant youth violence and kidnapping of foreign oil workers in the niger delta in the south-south and south eastern nigeria, killing, bullying and school cultism (gangster) in most of the educational. As true as the general notion of cultism might be, most rooted african secret cults started off as a requisite for the good of the people and eckankar is a 20th- century trans-national cult that has filtered its way into the african continent in such countries as – togo, south africa, nigeria, ghana, benin, burkina faso, niger and.
The menace of cultism in nigeria society in general and our educational institutions in particular has reached an alarming stage that requires affirmative actions from all stakeholders the scourge of cultism has claimed many lives of our youths and no serious authority can fold its arms and allow it to continue it appears that. Frequent closure of schools, damages of properties, loss of lives and all other consequences associated with cultism result to the fall in education standard in nigeria( read an interesting article about education standard here) parents will find it hard to send their wards to such schools good and experienced lecturers will. “you can stand with the nigeria police, to bring an end to criminal activities under the guise of cultism “non use of number plates or covering of number plates are unlawful they facilitate crimes and hinder investigations “i therefore plead for the cooperation of all honourable members and government.
Cultism can be defined as the practice of activities that are associated with secret cults secret cults are organisations whose membership and modes of operation are considered to be unconventional and known to members only secret cult members pledge their allegiance to the cult, devoting. Get free research paper on cultism in nigeria s tertiary institutions: a case study of lagos state university our project topics and materials are suitable for students in nigeria with case studies in pdf, doc the importance, how to, effect causes relationship, comparison, history, role, solutions are discussed. Cultism continues to assume a major social menace and a serious obstacle to peace and harmony in many tertiary institutions in nigeria whereas cult groups and activities were more purposefully oriented at the initial stage, they have become destructive and violent in the recent past, especially from the eighties admittedly. However the consolidation of confraternity activities outside nigerian university campuses was boosted by the nationwide renouncement of cultism by university students and the breakdown of traditional campus cults all over the country as a result of amnesty granted to all renounced cultists at the onset of the present.