oa Lagos Notes and Records - Adebisi Sanusi Giwa (7- 1938): The life and career of an Ibadan entrepreneur and community leader
|Article Title||Adebisi Sanusi Giwa (7- 1938): The life and career of an Ibadan entrepreneur and community leader|
|© Publisher:||University of Lagos, Nigeria|
|Journal||Lagos Notes and Records|
|Affiliations||1 Department of History, University of Ibadan|
|Publication Date||May 2006|
|Pages||28 - 42|
|Keyword(s)||Agricultural environment, British colonialism, Cocoa brokers, Commercial enterprise, Community leader, President of Egbe Kila, Small-scale settled farmers, Social elevation, Socio-economic transformation and Traditionalist entrepreneur|
This article focuses on the development of indigenous entrepreneurship within the context of colonial economic development and Western-style commercial elitism. It explores the material development that accompanied the development of this class and its implications for social and economic change in Yorubaland of Western Nigeria.
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