Clash of Civilizations in Nigeria: Possible Causes and Solutions
Affiliation: Department of History. University of Maiduguri. Borno State, Nigeria
Keywords: Nigeria, Religious Conflicts, Social Unrest, Political Instability, Islamic and Western Civilizations, Problems and Solutions
Categories: News and Views, Humanities, Social Sciences and Law
This paper aims to explore the clash between Islamic and Western Civilizations in Nigeria, which has been a source of tension and conflict in the country. The paper begins by providing an overview of the historical and cultural factors that have contributed to the clash between these two civilizations in Nigeria. It then examines the problems that have arisen as a result of this clash, including religious conflicts, social unrest, and political instability. Finally, the paper offers some potential solutions to these problems, including fostering dialogue and understanding between the two civilizations, promoting education and tolerance, and encouraging political and economic development. The paper concludes that while the clash between Islamic and Western Civilizations in Nigeria presents significant challenges, there are also opportunities for meaningful dialogue and collaboration that can help build a more peaceful and prosperous future for the country.