Table of Contents

  1. Strategic options for Nigeria’s cashless policy - Ik Muo Department of Business Administration, Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago-Iwoye, Ogun State, Nigeria
  2. Educational entrepreneurship as a tool for sustainable national development: an empirical review - Ihuoma Ikemba-Efughi, National Open University of Nigeria, 14/16 Ahmadu Bello Way, Victoria Island
  3. Empirical study of human resource development practices and quality of healthcare delivery in primary health care, southwest Nigeria - Adepoju Omoseni, Department of Business Administration, Federal University of Technology, Akure
  4. Insecurity and the challenge of rescuing Chibok girls: a game theory analysis - O. S. Afolabi, Department of Politics and International Relations, University of Johannesburg South Africa & Department of Political Science, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Nigeria and H.A. Idowu, Department of Political Science, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife Nigeria
  5. Effect of fixed income securities and equities on pension funds investment in Nigeria - Halimah Sani Sambo, Department of Actuarial Science & Insurance, ABU Business School, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria & Ibrahim Mohammed, Department of Banking & Finance, ABU Business School, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria
  6. Population explosion and food security in Nigeria – AondowaseTargba, Department of Sociology, Federal University, Gusau
  7. Digital disruption and workforce development in Nigeria’s printing industry: a media innovations perspective - Abdulrasheed A. Afolabi & Fatai, O. Jimoh, Department of Printing Technology, Yaba College of Technology, Yaba, Lagos
  8. Markov chain analysis for predicting student academic performance and attrition rate in distancelearning programme - Bilqis Bolanle Amole, Accounting and Business Administration Department, Distance Learning Institute, University of Lagos, Akoka & Sulaimon Olanrewaju Adebiyi, Department of Business Administration, University of Lagos, Akoka, Lagos, Nigeria & Olamitunji Dakare, Department of Business Administration, Pan-Atlantic University, Ibeju-Lekki, Lagos, Nigeria
  9. The impact of digitization on the management of library materials in central bank of Nigeria library, Abuja Kennedy Joy Ogechi, Research Department, Library Unit, Central Bank of Nigeria, Owerri Branch
  10. Teachers’ absenteeism in public secondary schools and students’ academic performance in Maiduguri metropolis, Borno state, Nigeria - Abdulkadir Saidu Mohammed, Department of Social Science Education, University of Maiduguri, Maiduguri, Nigeria & Mohammed Bularafa Waziri, Department of Art Education, University of Maiduguri, Maiduguri, Nigeria & Modu Babagana Gutti, Department of Early Childhood Care Education, Kashim Ibrahim College of Education, Maiduguri, Nigeria
  11. Response of stock market returns to changes in financial market indicators in Nigeria - Confidence C. Opara Banking and Finance Department, Michael Okpara University of Agriculture, Umudike, Umuahia
  12. Relationship between test anxiety and academic performance of junior secondary school students in Maiduguri education zone, Nigeria - Z. Kaku, Department of Vocational Education, University of Maiduguri, Maiduguri, Nigeria
  13. Impact of the Apapa traffic gridlock on global maritime trade and Nigeria’s economy: the case for renewal of an old African port city - Edmund Chilaka, School of Transport, Lagos State University, Ojo, Lagos
  14. Political leadership and Arab spring in 21st century Africa - Chuks Cletus Egugbo, Department of Public Administration, Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago-Iwoye, Nigeria
  15. Dividends and evidence of value relevancefrom quoted industrial good firms in Nigeria - Prince Umor C. Agundu and Usman Mamuda Musa, Dean’s Office, Faculty of Humanities, Management & Social Sciences, Federal University Wukari, Nigeria
  16. Elimination of child labour practices in Nigeria and the implementation of the national action plan - Adegbite Peter Ibrahim and Adamu Isaac Msheliza, Department of Educational Foundations, Federal University of Kashere, Gombe State
  17. Identity construction and memory reconstruction as tools for future direction in the composition of African art music - Ekpo, Omotolani Ebenezer, Federal University Wukari, Nigeria & Soretire, Eyitayo Aderonke Federal College of Education, Osiele, Nigeria & Arum, Jonathan Chinelo, Madonna University, Nigeria
  18. Construction of a machine for determination of angle of ripose of some selected cereal crops - Zubairu. M, Amina .A, Abubakar. J.A; School of Engineering and Engineering Technology, Kaduna Polytechnic, Kaduna
  19. Ethnobotanical inventory of medicinal plants with aphrodisiac potentials in Katsina state, Nigeria-Hamza Kankia Yusuf, Department of Basic & Applied Science, Hassan Usman Katsina Polytechnic, Katsina & Faustino L. Orach-Meza, School of Sciences, Nkumba University, Entebbe, Uganda & Bala Sidi Aliyu, Department of Plant Biology, Bayero University, Kano, Nigeria