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Title:The Institute of Administration, Zaria: 1. 'Northernization' - 1954-1961
Author:Bennion, M.J.
Periodical:Journal of Local Administration Overseas
Geographic term:Northern Nigeria
Subject:civil service training
Abstract:The article starts with an explanation of the situation with which Northern Nigeria was faced when the idea of the Institute was conceived by the Hon. Premier, who was then also Minister for Local Government. Then follows a statement of what the Northern Nigerian Government decided as the first priorities for the Institute. This is followed by a paragraph 'Upgrading of Institute' and a discussion of 'The Administrative Service training course', while the article ends with a conclusion in which is mentioned that the Institute has since become the model for several similar organisations in other countries of Africa.