Towards the attainment of a lasting solution to indigene-settler conflicts in nigeria: ife-modakeke crisis as a case study download towards the attainment of a lasting solution to indigene-settler conflicts in nigeria: ife-modakeke crisis as a case study uploaded by. Crisis, there were clashes in zangon-kataf between the hausa and the kataf (a predominantly christian ethnic group), initially sparked off by a dispute over the relocation of a market killings of. Ife-modakeke, is situated in osun state in the south – west zone of nigeria the south –west zone is made up of six states, namely, ekiti, lagos, ogun ondo ,osun and. The modakeke and ife communities fought a war from 1997 which lasted about five years over creation of ife-east local government and the citing of the new council’s headquarters within ife.
Ife-modakeke crisis as stated by albert, (1999:144-145) is that an ife chief, okunade, the maye, who was the leader of the yoruba warriors and settled in ibadan in the early nineteenth century was a brave warrior, and was an autocrat. The ife/modakeke crisis an insider view the history of ile-ife, the ancient capital city of yorubaland is mythical no one can say about the origin and the year it was created. All across nigeria there is an ever-lengthening thread of ethnic violence: ife/modakeke, ogoni and andonis, sagamu, kano, zango-kataf, jukons/tivs, etc. An examination of the causes of conflicts in takum and ussa local government areas of taraba state, nigeria 1 ali, andesikutebyakubu, 1 abah, mercy john, 2 onum, aishetu freda, 1 johnson, uwem edem and 3 iwalaiye, elizabeth mayokun.
2 contents the kafanchan peace declaration i purpose ii acknowledgement of causes and consequences of violence iii acknowledgement of previous efforts to find a solution to the violence. Causes of ife and modakeke crisis the two communities also examined is the relationship between perception of the conflict social interaction and attitude towards violence/conflicts/use of weapons. Ife psychologia : an international journal - volume 9, issue 3, december 2001 navigate this journal about the ife / modakeke crisis : an insider view author chief gabriel adetola agbe source: the causes, expression and legitimacy of conflicts are discussed some ways of resolving conflicts are discussed.
Ife central has 10 political wards while ife east has 8 wards: ile-ife 5 and modakeke 3 ile-ife shares a boundary with ifewara in the south, ifetedo in the east, osu in the west and ipetumodu in the north. In the words of a r asiyanbola (2007), the ife- modakeke crisis remains the oldest intra-ethnic conflict in nigeria which makes the process of peace making a realistic one1 the ife and modakeke are both yoruba of osun state in southwestern nigeria. Community conflicts in nigeria : management, resolution and transformation responsibility edited by onigu otite and isaac olawale albert ife-modakeke crisis / isaac olawale albert tafawa balewa crisis : a case study / akin akinteye, james m wuye and muhammad n ashafa. Modakeke in osun state, south west nigeria, with a population of close to three hundred thousand peoplethe modakekes are also known as the akoraye and have a history of valor at war and are prosperous farmers. These studies have examined the history, causes and consequences of ife-modakeke crisis the causes of the conflicts between ifes and modakekes are many and varied and are partly economic and party political and identity issues revolving around landownership issues, payment of land rent (isakole), status of modakeke community, local government.
This study examines the role of mass media in crisis resolution with a particular reference to ife-modakeke research on communal crisis and media role is usually difficult if not impossible this study is examining the true role expected of mass media in crisis resolution. The ile-ife/modakeke ife/modakeke crisis has a long history (asiyanbola, 2010) whose main cause has been traced to differences over land ownership p and the payment of. The ile-ife/modakeke ife/modakeke crisis has a long history (asiyanbola, 2010) whose main cause has been traced to differences over land ownershipp and the payment of royalties for such land (agbe. The ile-ife/modakeke crisis has a long history (asiyanbola, 2010) whose main cause has been traced to differences over land ownership and the payment of royalties for such land (agbe, 2001 toriola, 2001.
Birom and hausa in plateau and the ife-modakeke crisis in osun state, south west nigeria just special emphasis on boko haram and also identifying the root causes of ethno-religious crisis in the plural society approach is found relevant in analyzing the issues of ethno-religious crisis in. Historical accounts suggest that the people of modakeke migrated and settled in ile-ife in the aftermath of the collapse of the old oyo empire in the nineteenth century, causing a refugee crisis to the south and resulting in the occupation of their contemporary location3 two distinct categories of people were thus created: the original. Tory, causes and consequences of ife-modakeke crisis the causes of the conflicts between ifes and modakekes are many and varied and are partly economic and party po-litical and identity issues revolving around land ownership issues, payment of land rent (isakole. The study will further investigate the influence of variables of interest, such as, gender, age, religion, ethnic background and educational qualification on causes of conflict in the niger delta region of nigeria as expressed by youths in delta state.
The ife/modakeke crisis: an insider view we are all painfully aware that the most recent communal clashes between ifes and modakekes ate deep into the very fabric of the yoruba race we have all watched in distress and anguish as our people in the two communities of ife and modakeke unleashed mayhem on each other. Published works on the history of the peoples of ife and modakeke were consulted to provide a scholarly guideline on the causes, course and effects of the ife-modakeke crisis and its overall implication on peace building in nigeria. History of modakeke modakeke is a town in osun state, south west nigeria, with a population of close to three hundred thousand peoplethe modakekes are also known as the akoraye and have a history of valor at war and are prosperous farmers.
The modakeke people are generally considered strangers, tenants, and migrants in ife historical accounts suggest that they migrated and settled in ife in the aftermath of the collapse of the old oyo empire in the nineteenth century, causing a refugee crisis to the south and resulting in the occupation of their contemporary location. Historical overview of ife-modakeke crisis the causes of this crisis are many and varied in terms of cultural identity, economic and politics the hostility has been an age-long one asiyanbola (2007) claimed that at the initial stage, the relationship. Studies on the ife-modakeke crisis have so far provided historical explanations for the crisis, ese studies have examined the history, causes and consequences of ife- modakeke crisis.