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Vol. 15 – Marginalization in Africa  /  No. 4 – July 2014: Towards the promotion of womenís rights in Nigeria
 
By Boluwatito Coker
 
Historical legacies, oppressive cultural norms and a complex, often contradictory, legal system are three factors Boluwatito Coker explores as reasons for the continued marginalization of Nigerian women. The fight to advance women's rights will require a re-conception of the patriachal order within society.

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