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Since the Nineteen Forties, Marxist suggestion has constructed significantly in Nigeria. long past are the times while Marxism intended imported pamphlets and a rootless overseas ideology. The historical past of “Naija” or Nigerian Marxism can be that of the country’s hard work move, its feminist circulate, its social proposal, and its political financial system. Drawn from 3 years of study in Nigeria and somewhere else, Naija Marxisms breaks new floor in tracing the ancient trajectories of leftist events because the Nineteen Forties. Adam Mayer explores the foreign context of Nigerian Marxism and gives center chapters on key thinkers together with Mokwugo Okoye, Ikenna Nzimiro, and Eskor Toyo, between many others.

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