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By Moses E. Ochonu

Moses E. Ochonu explores a unprecedented method of colonialism in center Belt Nigeria, the place the British outsourced the enterprise of the empire to Hausa-Fulani subcolonials simply because they thought of the realm too uncivilized for oblique Rule. Ochonu finds that the outsiders governed with an iron fist and imagined themselves as bearers of Muslim civilization instead of companies of the white man's burden. Stressing that this sort of oblique Rule violated its basic reason, Colonialism by means of Proxy lines modern violent struggles to the legacy of the dynamics of strength and the charged surroundings of spiritual difference.

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