Table of Contents

  1. Negative attitudes and conduct in contemporary Nigeria: An empirical sociological investigation - Olukayode Longe, Department of Sociology, Ekiti State University, Ado Ekiti
  2. Teachers’ accountability as a determinant of parents’ preference for private primary education - Ihuoma Ikemba-Efughi, National Open University of Nigeria, Victoria Island, Lagos and Razaq Raj and Alaa Soliman, Leeds Beckett University, United Kingdom
  3. Factors influencing abortion among undergraduates of University of Ilorin - Seun Nurudeen Akorede, Department of Health Promotion and Environmental Health Education, University of Ilorin, Ilorin; Oluwatobi Daniel Nofiu, Department of Physical and Health Education, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria; Abubakar Maimuna Aliyu, Department of Nursing Services, Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital, Zaria; Yusuf Bello, Kaduna State College of Midwifery, Tudun Wada, Kaduna; Mustapha Abdulkadir Adeleke and Oogbe Deborah, Department of Physical and Health Education, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria
  4. Public borrowing and private investment in Nigeria: any crowding out effect? - Nnamdi Chinwendu Nwaeze, Department of Economics, Abia State University, Uturu
  5. Senior school teachers’ views on the introduction and implementation of inclusive education in Oyo State, Nigeria - Saidat M. Adeniji , Ibraheem O. Waheed, Hafsat I. Alabi & Khadijat S. Ameen Department of Science Education, University of Ilorin,Ilorin, Nigeria
  6. Access to contraception information among female in-school adolescents and its impact on their attitude and practice of contraceptive use in Ogun State, Nigeria - Onyinyechi Nancy Nwaolikpe, Caleb University Imota, Lagos State
  7. Sources of information and nutrition practices of adults resident in Benin metropolis, Edo State - Lilian I. Salami and Isoken Ihensekhien, Department of Vocational and Technical Education, University of Benin, Benin City
  8. Institutionalizing the audit culture in Nigeria in the context of the national whistleblower policy: contending issues and policy prospects - Linda Oluchi Nwankpa, Department of Accountancy, Abia State Polytechnic, Aba, Remi Chukwudi Okeke, Department of Public Administration and Local Government, University of Nigeria, Nsukka
  9. Politics of transport investment in Lokoja 1870-1960 - Anthony Danladi Ali, Department of History and International Studies, Federal University, Lokoja
  10. Some taxation and accounting issues regarding cryptocurrencies in Nigeria - Etumudon Ndidi Asien, Department of Accounting, Federal University, Otuoke
  11. Problems of effective monitoring of adult literacy programmes for inclusive and equitable education in Borno State, Nigeria -Tijjani Kalli, Sakir Aishatu and Ebireri Omovigho Rani, Department of Continuing Education and Extension Services, University of Maiduguri, Maiduguri -
  12. Philosophic notions of dialectics: a critical analysis of Hegel and Marx on conflict and militancy in the Niger Delta region, Nigeria Emmanuel Nwakanma and Chinyere Iheoma Erondu, Department of Sociology, University of Port Harcourt, Port Harcourt, Nigeria
  13. Effect of power on employee performance: a study of selected universities in South East, Nigeria Chiamaka Nwankwo, Stella Ifeyinwa Mbah and Marcel Chinemere Okeke, Department of Business Administration, Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University, Igbariam
  14. Corruption and its effect on social service delivery in Nigeria - Theophilus Olumuyiwa Agboola, Department of Public Administration, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Nigeria
  15. Relationship between childern’s visual arts expression, developmental stages and their performance in nursery and primary schools in Yola North, Adamawa State - Hamsatu Saleh and Bello Usman Amsami, Department of Visual and Performing Arts, University of Maiduguri, Maiduguri
  16. Assessment of senior secondary school science students’ motivation to learn chemistry in Ilorin, Nigeria
    B. T. Imam, V. O. Sangobanwo, A. T. Ahmed and A. S. Olorundare, University of Ilorin, Ilorin, Nigeria
  17. Key performance indicators for public-private partnership companies in Nigeria: a study of Polo Park mall, Enugu - Nwamaka P. Ibeme, National Open University of Nigeria, Lagos
  18. Evaluation of gelling properties of pectin from local guava and orange fruits - Mohammed A.Usman, Department of Food Science and Technology, Modibbo Adama University of Technology, Yola
  19. Climate change impact and adaptation framework for rural communities in northern Nigeria - I.B. Abaje, Department of geography and regional planning, Federal University, Dutsin-Ma; M. Abashiya, Department of Geography, Gombe state university, Gombe; V. Onu, Department of Geography, Nasarawa State University, Keffi and D.Y. Masugari, Department of Geography, Kaduna State College of Education, Gidan-Waya, Nigeria
  20. Effective human resource planning and employee’s performance in the oil and gas industry in Nigeria - Bashiru Akande Bello and Halimat Damilola Kashaam, Department of Business Administration, Bells University of Technology, Ota, Nigeria and Ologbenla Patrick, Federal Inland Revenue Service, Headquarters, Abuja Nigeria
  21. Environment-poverty linkages: empirical evidence from tin mining of the Jos Plateau State, Nigeria - Johnson J. Zogore, Department of Economics, University of Jos, Jos,
  22. Re-invigorating civil society participation for good governance in the quest for sustainable development in Nigeria - Peace A. Jiboku, Department of Political Science, Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago-Iwoye, Nigeria and Joseph O. Jiboku, Department of Sociology, Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago-Iwoye, Nigeria
  23. Transaction cost and profitability differentials in the marketing of selected meat products in Abia State, Nigeria - J. Onwumere, Department of agribusiness and management, Michael Okpara University of Agriculture, Umudike and M.A. Idu, Department of Agricultural Economics, Michael Okpara University of Agriculture, Umudike
  24. Accounting and internal control mechanism skills germane to entrepreneurship success in Edo State, Nigeria - Ewemade Iyamu and Robinson Osarumwense Owenvbiugie, Department of Vocational and Technical Education, University of Benin, Benin City
  25. Impact of organizational support and justice on employees job satisfaction in Kano State Polytechnic - Mukhtar Abdullahi Abubakar and Salisu Umar, Department of Business Administration, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria
  26. Governance and financing of Nigerian economy out of recession - Nelson N. Nkwor and Sunday Mlanga, Department of Accountancy/Business Administration, Federal University, Ndufu-Alike, Ikwo
  27. Pragmatics of non-verbal communication in social interaction - Sunday Sule Emah, Department of Arts Education, Kogi State University, Anyigba, Nigeria
  28. A factorial analysis of delay causative factors in Nigerian ports -Casmier Friday Nwoye, Adedamola O. Oluwaji and Olumide Francis Odeyinka, Department of Management Technology, Bells University of Technology, Ota, Nigeria
  29. Labour migration determinants and implications for firm performance: a conceptual approach - Mercy E. Ogbari, Olaleke O. Ogunnaike, Funmilade l. Adeoye and Oladele J. Kehinde, Department of Business Management, Covenant University, Ota, Nigeria
  30. Social effects of pornography on undergraduate Christian religious studies students - Emmanuel Gana, Department of Arts and Social Science Education, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria
  31. Nigerian electricity crisis and responses of agro-industrial investment (1975-2013) - J. Onwumere and I.A. Ubokudom, Department of agribusiness and management, Michael Okpara University of Agriculture, Umudike and M.A. Idu, Department of Agricultural Economics, Michael Okpara University of Agriculture, Umudike
  32. Labour turnover: types and sources common among Nigerian firms - Michael Effiom and Anietie E. Efi, Department of Business Management, University of Uyo, Uyo, Nigeria
  33. Evaluation of mobility and potential recovery of petroleum liquids in unconsolidated granular porous media - O. B. Eke, Department of Integrated Science, Alvan Ikoku Federal College of Education, Owerri, A.I. Omeokachie and H.C. Okeke, Department of Geology, Nnamdi Azikiwe University
  34. Determination of heavy metals in some wells around artisanal gold mining sites of Tsofo-Gwari Kaduna State - M.S. Abdulkarim, Y.B. Abba and B. Muktar, Department of Applied Science, Kaduna Polytechnic, Kaduna; Sadiq Umar, Department of Physics, Ahmadu Bello University Zaria; Ahmed Mohammed, Department of physics, Federal College of Education (Technical), Gusau
  35. Influence of germination time during malting on selected anti-nutritional factors of some sorghum [sorghum bicolor (l.) Moench] types - Mohammed A. Usman, Department of Food Science and Technology, Modibbo Adama University of Technology, Yola, Nigeria and Mathew K. Bolade, Department of Food Science and Technology, Federal University of Technology, Akure,