Table of Contents

  1. An examination of investors’ reaction to political events in Nigeria-Francis Kehinde Emeni, Faculty of Management Sciences,University of Benin, Benin City, and Amos Ojo Arowoshegbe, Department of Accounting, Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma
  2. Managing students’ crisis in tertiary institutions in Nigeria-T.O. Adeyemi and Haastrup T. Ekundayo,Department of Educational Foundations & Management, University of Ado-Ekiti, Ado- Ekiti and H. O. Alonge, National Teachers’ Institute, Okitipupa Study Centre, Okitipupa, Nigeria
  3. Universal basic education as panacea for qualitative and sustainable change in Nigerian education Salihi Ibrahim Ateequ, Department of English, Federal College of Education, Yola
  4. Mortality patterns of civil servants and its implications on pension reform schemes in Nigeria- J. N. Mojekwu, Department of Actuarial Science and Insurance, University of Lagos, Lagos and J .S. Adeyele, Joseph Ayo Babalola University, Ikeji-Arakeji
  5. Digital publishing in Nigeria: evidence of adoption and implications for sustainable development- Emmanuel Ifeduba, Department of Mass Communication , Redeemer’s University, Mowe
  6. Demographic characteristics and skill levels of youths in the niger delta region of Nigeria- D.O.Arubayi, Vocational Education Department, Delta State University, Abraka
  7. Inter-state imbalances in social and economic development of India- Nishu Bala, Department of Economics, Baba Farid College, Deon, Bathinda (Punjab) India
  8. Capacity building for sustainable library and information services development in Nigeria-’Níran Adetoro, Department of Library and Information Science, Tai Solarin University of Education, Ijebu- Ode, A.B. Oyefuga, Tai Solarin University of Education Library, Ijebu – Ode,& M.Y. Osunkoya, Tai Solarin College of Education Library, Omu-Ijebu , Ogun –State, Nigeria
  9. Effect of foreign income on Nigerian exports - Zakaree S. Saheed and Y.O. Adegoke, Department of Economics, Achievers University, Owo
  10. Challenges of vocational education in a distressed economy-David Ajokporise, Agricultural Education Department, College of Education, Warri
  11. The dynamics of gas utilization and the performance of Nigeria’s economy: an error correction analysis-Nathan Pelesai Audu, Department of Curriculum/Instruction, Niger Delta University, Wilberforce Island
  12. The predictive content of some leading economic indicators on stock prices-Mayowa Gabriel Ajao and Ehi Patrick Oseyomon, Faculty of Management Sciences, University of Benin, Benin City
  13. An appraisal of the relationship between working capital and liquid assets of nigerian companies: a comparative study of ten selected companies, Jinadu Olugbenga, Department of Accountancy, Rufus Giwa Polytechnic, Owo
  14. Fertility behavior of households and Nigeria’s population policies-Njiforti Peter and Hamzat Soliu Department of Economics, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria
  15. Art, religion: implication for national development-Eze Ngene, Department of Fine and Applied Arts, Alvan Ikoku Federal College of Education, Owerri
  16. Domestication of terror in Nigeria’s niger delta: militants or the joint task force (jtf)-Emmanuel Okonmah, Department of Political Science & Public Administration, University of Benin, Nigeria.
  17. Impact evaluation of projects for social responsibility of oil companies in Nigeria (focus: niger delta)-Francis Kehinde Emeni, Faculty of Management Sciences, University of Benin, Benin City
  18. Building shareholder value: adoption of enterprise risk management approach-Pat Donwa and Peter Okoeguale Ibadin, Department of Accounting, University of Benin, Benin City
  19. Repositioning women entrepreneurs in a depressed global economy: the Nigeria experience- F.O. Achoja and J.A. Eyaefe, Department of Agricultural Economics and Extension, Delta State University, Asaba campus
  20. Risk factors on escalation of commitment behavior- Olusola I. Akinbobola, Department of Behavioural Studies, Redeemer’s University and Benjamin O.Ehigie, Department of Psychology, University of Ibadan
  21. An assessment of tax evasion and tax avoidance in Lagos state-Jayeola Olabisi, Department of Financial Studies, Redeemer’s University, Mowe
  22. Effects of ethical behaviour on organizational performance: evidence from three service organizations in Lagos, Nigeria- Kehinde Oladele Joseph, Department of Business Studies, Covenant University, Ota
  23. The capital market and Nigeria’s economic growth-Olalekan Emmanuel Obademi and O. David Adeyanju Department of Financial Studies, Redeemer’s University, Redemption Camp, Lagos
  24. Biliteracy education: option for language and human development in Nigeria-Queen Ugochi Njemanze, Directorate of General Studies, Federal University of Technology, Owerri
  25. Finance functions of small firms entrepreneurs in nigeria: a case study of ‘aso-oke’ cottage textile industry Atanda Fatai Abiodun, Department of Economics and Financial Studies, Fountain University, Osogbo
  26. Sustaining the role of marketing strategies in nigerian electoral politics-Rowland E. Worlu, Department of Business Studies, Covenant University, Ota
  27. The role of auditors in fraud detection, prevention and reporting in Nigeria-Akinyomi Oladele John, Department of Financial Studies, Redeemer’s University, Mowe
  28. The relationship between foreign direct investment and economic growth in Nigeria (1986-2007) A.J.C.Onu, Department of Business Administration and P. P. Njiforti, Department of Economics, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria
  29. 29.Workers perception of the trade union amendment act 2005-Emmanuel Okaka, Department of Political Science and Sociology, Western Delta University, Oghara
  30. Collective bargaining as a strategy for industrial conflict management in Nigeria-Olufemi Adejare Adewole, Department of Sociology, University of Ilorin, Ilorin and Olukemi Grace Adebola, Department of Educational Foundations, Federal College of Education, Okene
  31. Production style and technical effects in stage performance: a case for futuristic design concept – Adesina Adegbite,Department of the Performing Arts, University of Ilorin, Ilorin, Nigeria
  32. Simulation model: a tool for coping with fluctuating demand in fuel station management-Jonathan E. Ekpudu, Department of Business Administration, Salem University, Lokoja and C. J. Agorzie, Department of Management and Accounting, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Nigeria.
  33. Air traffic control using space wave propagation method in a super-refractive atmosphere-J.J. Biebuma, J.N. Dike and John A. Oyeniyi, Department of Electrical/Electronic Engineering, University of Port Harcourt
  34. Nutritional and chemical compositions of ripe and unripe vitex glandifolia-A.S. Abitogun, Department of Science Laboratory Technology, Rufus Giwa Polytechnic, Owo, F.B. Borokini,Ondo Sate Ministry of Education, Akure, Nigeria, and A.O. Ashogbon, Department of Chemistry, Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba-Akoko, Nigeria.
  35. Antimicrobial activity of the phytochemical constituents of chrysophyllum albidum g.don_holl. (african star apple) plant-B.J. Okoli Department of Chemistry and O.S. Okere, Department of Biochemistry, BinghamUniversity, Karu
  36. Macrocell path loss model for tropical savannah-Adenike Folaponmile, Computer Engineering Department, Kaduna Polytechnic, Kaduna
  37. Internet search tools: a comparative study and analysis-Akeredolu Gbenga, Department of Computer Science, Federal Polytechnic, Idah. Kogi-State, Nigeria
  38. Inventory of tourism resources in Nasarawa State, Nigeria-D. Y. Orga and G. Adah, Department of Tourism, The Federal Polytechnic, Idah 3
  39. Evaluation of the quantity and quality of gari produced from three cultivars of cassava - E. A. Komolafe, Department of Food Science and Technology and J. O. Arawande, Department of Science Laboratory Technology, Rufus Giwa Polytechnic, Owo
  40. Modeling of aperture antenna parameters for effective microwave transmission-J.J. Biebuma and Akpoilih Onoriode Emmanuel, Electrical/Electronic Engineering Department, University of Port- Harcourt, Port-Harcourt
  41. Middle – late miocene peridiniaceans from the western niger delta, south atlantic ocean-E.U. Durugbo, Department of Biological Sciences, Redeemer’s University, Mowe, Ogun State, Nigeria
  42. Development of an acha hulling machine-I.M.Bashiri , Zubairu Mustafa and Gambo Anthony Department of Agricultural Engineering, Kaduna Polytechnic, Kaduna
  43. Effect of cooking utensils on iron content of four staple foods in Nigeria-R. A. Mustapha and G.A. Ogundahunsi, Department of Nutrition and Dietetics and T. A. Ibrahim, Department of Food Science Technology, Rufus Giwa Polytechnic, Owo
  44. Occupational stress and psycho-physiologic disorder in Nigeria -Augustine Ebiai, Department of Psychology, Covenant University, Ota
  45. Evaluating gender-fair instructional behaviour of science teachers: implication for learning science -M.l. Simeon, Department of Science and Environmental Education, University of Abuja
  46. Discriminant analysis and classification of drug peddlers and non- peddlers-S. S. Abdulkadir and Torsen Emmanuel, Department of Statistics and Operations Research, Federal University of Technology, Yola
  47. Analysis of students’ problem solving skills in mathematics probability by secondary school students in Niger State-A.B.C. Orji and Sumbabi T. Umoru, Department of Science and EnvironmentEducation, University of Abuja
  48. Quality characteristics of gari produced in some selected cassava processing centres in Owo, Ondo State, Nigeria-E. A. Komolafe, Department of Food Science and Technology and J. O.Arawande, Department of Science Laboratory Technology, Rufus Giwa Polytechnic, Owo
  49. Design, fabrication and performance evaluation of a parabolic concentrator dryer -K.A . Adesina Food Science and Technology Department, Rufus Giwa Polytechnic, Owo, L. Alade, Food and Biochemical Engineering Department, Bells University, Ota, and R.O. Ayodele, Mechanical Technology Department, Rufus Giwa Polytechnic, Owo
  50. Productivity of women farmers in the derived savannah zone of Nigeria: panacea to food crisis T.M. Yusuf, Department of Agricultural Education, Kwara State College of Education, Oro and F.Y. Okunmadewa, K.O. Adenegan,and A.S.Oyekale, Department of Agricultural Economics, University of Ibadan, Ibadan
  51. Problems in the development of tourism attractoins in Benue State, Nigeria- D. Y. Orga , Department of Tourism, Federal Polytechnic, Idah
  52. Harnessing tourism potentials in Nigeria for national development-Joseph O. Jiboku and Peace A. Jiboku, Faculty of Social Sciences, Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago-Iwoye
  53. Teaching practice variables as predictors of attitude of biology teacher-trainees to school work- Olufemi A. Ajayi, Department of Educational Foundations and Instructional Technology, Tai Solarin University of Education, Ijagun, Ijebu Ode
  54. Impact of community participation on health goals among the O-kun Yoruba of Kogi State, Nigeria-Steve Metiboba, Sociology Department, Kogi State University, Anyigba
  55. Psychosocial effects of divorce on family offsprings in Gboko local government area of Benue State: counselling intervention strategies-Samson Olorunda Abekhale, Student Affairs Unit,University of Mkar, Mkar
  56. Towards sustainable water supply in idah-Ato, E. Shenge, Department of Urban &Regional Planning, The Federal Polytechnic, Idah
  57. Drug use and abuse among students in tertiary institutions - the case of federal university of technology, Minna-Coleman F. Essien, Department of General Studies, Federal University of Technology, Minna
  58. Enhancing technological development through clustering of industry-J.B. Akarakiri and M.O. Ilori, Technology Planning and Development Unit, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife and O.J. Ojo, Department of Civil Engineering, Osun State University, Osogbo.