The Role of Foreign Capital in the Domestic Economy of the Third World

by Ndifreke S. Umo-Udo and Uko E. Uwak Department of Political Science and Public Administration University of Uyo, Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria; 08036706190; 08023589264 Abstract The Paper examined the impact of Foreign Direct Investment in the domestic economies of the third world countries through the activities of the Multi-National Corporations MNCs. It […]

Towards Gender Equality and the Elimination of Patriarchy in Nigeria

by Julie Akpotor, Department of Sociology and Psychology Faculty of the Social Sciences Delta State University, Abraka; 08064309195   Abstract The article examined the enhancement of gender equality and the elimination of patriarchy in Nigeria.  Tradition, culture and religion have for decades been the sacrosanct institutions that have dictated the relationship between man and […]

An Assessment of the Nigeria’s Sovereign Wealth Fund under President Goodluck Jonathan’s Administration (2011-2015)

by Aminu Isa Department of Political Science Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences Federal University Lokoja P.M. 1154, Lokoja, Kogi State, Nigeria 08035993960; isaminu2013@gm*   Abstract The aim of the study was to assess the Nigeria’s Sovereign Wealth Fund under President Goodluck Jonathan’s administration. Natural resource rich nations, especially oil, desirous of mitigating the effects […]

Policy Implementation and Effective Management in the Health Sector: An Evaluation of the University of Uyo Teaching Hospital, Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria

by Uwa Kingsley Department of Business Management Akwa Ibom State University, Obio Akpa & Udoma J. Daniel Faculty of Management Sciences National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) Abstract The aim of this study was to examine how effective management of policy implementation has helped to achieve the institutional goals and objectives. The study adopted both […]

Coverage of Cyber-crimes by Select National Dailies in Nigeria

by Nsikan Senam, Department of Communication Arts University of Uyo, Nigeria 08023928289; Blessing Essien, Department of Sociology and Anthropology University of Uyo, Nigeria 08027687820; & Enobong Charles Ekong Department of Mass Communication University of Nigeria, Nsukka 08138359307;   Abstract This study examined the coverage of cyber-crimes in Nigeria by select National Dailies. […]

An Assessment of Gully Morphometry in Gboko East, Benue State

by   S.A. Iorkua, A.A. Jika, and I. Ayoosu Department of Geography Benue State University, Makurdi, Nigeria +2347036001034   Abstract This study investigated the morphometric characteristics of gullies in Gboko East. Purposive sampling technique was used to select 3 out of 9 gullies in the area. The gully elements; depth, shoulder and bed widths, […]

Expressed Level of Job Satisfaction among Librarians in University Libraries in South-South, Nigeria

by Iwat E. Udofia University of Uyo Library University of Uyo, Uyo, Nigeria 08127737207 & Alhaji A. Adejo, Library Department Nigeria French Language Village (Inter-University Centre For French Studies) Badagry, Nigeria   Abstract The Study investigated the expressed level of job satisfaction among librarians in university libraries in South-South, Nigeria. It focused on three dimensions […]

A GIS Analysis of the Spatial Pattern of Social Vulnerability in Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria

by Anietie S. Ekpenyong and Joseph C. Udoh Department of Geography and National Resources Management University of Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria   Abstract The study used six vulnerability components (socioeconomic, employment status, age, health, educational level, household index) data to model the pattern of social vulnerability index of Akwa Ibom state, Nigeria using […]