Ethnic division[ edit ] The civil war can be connected to the British colonial amalgamation in of Northern and Southern Nigeria. Intended for better administration due to the close proximity of these protectorates, the change did not account for the great difference in the cultures and religions of the peoples in each area. After the amalgamation, oil was discovered in Eastern Nigeria now Southern Nigeria.
Canada is located in the northern-most region of North America. Its southern territories run along the northern border of the continental United States. Canada is one of the largest countries in the world, second only to Russia in territorial size. It has a total area of 9. This includessquare kilometerssquare miles of water.
The country touches 3 oceans—the Atlantic, the Arctic, and the Pacific—and its coastline iskilometersmiles long. Canada's border with the United States is 8, kilometers 5, miles in length and includes a 2,kilometer 1,mile border with Alaska.
Toronto is the largest city in Canada with a population of 4. Other major cities include Montreal 3. Located in the southeast corner of the nation, Ottawa is the nation's capital. The climate and geography of Canada vary greatly from temperate in the south to arctic in the north and from islands and plains in the east to mountains in the west.
For its size, Canada has a small population. Although physically it is the second-largest country in the world, its population was only 31,, according to a July estimate, or just under one-tenth the size of that of the United States.
The nation has a low birth rate of 1. The mortality rate is 7. However, the infant mortality rate is low with 5. Average life expectancy for males is The population growth rate is moderate at 1.
Each year there is an average of 6. Canada has a liberal immigration policy and it goes to great lengths to accept refugees and asylum seekers from around the world. InCanada allowed 41, asylum seekers to settle in the country. Despite the vastness of the nation, 90 percent of the Canadian population is located within kilometers miles of the U.
With the exception of some notable groups, most of the nation's people live in urban areas. By75 percent of Canadians lived in cities or towns. The nation is ethnically diverse. People of British ancestry make up 28 percent of the population, while the French comprise 23 percent.
Other Europeans, mainly Eastern Europeans, make up 15 percent. There is a small but visible Native American population 2 percent. About 6 percent of the population is divided between people of Asian, Arab, African, and Hispanic descent, while the remaining 26 percent of Canadians are of mixed ancestry.
Canada is almost evenly divided between Protestants and Roman Catholics. There are deep divisions between the English-speaking Canadians and the French-speakers who are concentrated in the province of Quebec.
The people of Quebec have a distinct culture and the government accepts and even encourages efforts to maintain Quebec's identity. Because of these divisions, the nation has 2 main official languages, English and French. The government also recognizes several Native American languages.
However, tensions between the English and French have led to repeated efforts by nationalists in Quebec to break away and form their own nation. The debate over independence for Quebec is Canada's most serious political issue and there is yet to be a permanent settlement of the question.
There are other regional differences in Canada that are similar to the differences in the United States.gap and its implications for management and practice in Nigerian banking sector.” In Nigeria, there are only a small percentage of women in management and related decision making position (Allainki ).
in Nigerian banking sector and actions contrary to this should be dealt with appropriately by bringing offenders to book irrespective of their status in the society.
Key words: corporate governance, ownership separation, banking crises, effectiveness, efficiency. May 21, · Both the Local Content Act in and ensuing reforms in the banking sector have been really significant drivers of growth.
For the first time, Nigerians have had . Power Africa has more than $54 billion of commitments from its more than private sector partners to achieve its goals. As part of Power Africa's Beyond the Grid sub-initiative, over 40 private sector partners are focused primarily on developing mini-grid and distributed power services and infrastructure in sub-Saharan Africa's rural and peri-urban populations.
Currently, the banking sector is failing in its role as the engine of the economy and every sector, except the government departments are filling the pinch of this "Nigerian Financial Crisis".
Banking Reform of and its effect The Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria AMCON was established in by the National Assembly of Nigeria.  The institution acquires non-performing loans of commercial banks.