THE ROLE OF LOCAL GOVERNMENT IN RURAL DEVELOPMENT A STUDY OF WARRI NORTH LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREA OF DELTA STATE.

ABSTRACT The major concern of this research work is to assess the role of Warnment Area of Delta State in rural development of its constituent communities. In achieving this, the research work relies on descriptive approach and structured questionnaire and… Read More

AGOA AND AFRICAN UNDERDEVELOPMENT, A CRITICAL ANALYSIS OF A MAJOR CONTRADICTIONS

ABSTRACT The study examines the African Growth and Opportunity Act and African underdevelopment, a critical analysis of major contradictions. The thrust of the research work is to find out if AGOA has spurred the level of investment needed to expand… Read More

OBASANJO’S ADMINISTRATION AND THE MANAGEMENT OF THE NIGERIA-CAMEROUN DISPUTE: A CRITICAL ANALYSIS OF THE RULING AND PROTECTION OF FUNDAMENTAL RIGHTS OF THE PEOPLE OF BAKASSI PENINSULA

Abstract The Nigeria-Cameroun border conflict, which had claimed many lives and properties, was finally resolved on October 2002 following the ICJ ruling which ceded the disputed Bakassi Peninsula to the Republic of Cameroon. The rapidity with which President Obasanjo implemented… Read More

NIGERIA-CHINA TRADE RELATIONS AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT IN NIGERIA, 2001-2013

Abstract Over the past several decades, the economies of the world have become greatly connected through international trade and globalization. The trade relations between Nigeria and China have grown in recent years. Overtime, researchers have contributed on the Nigeria-China relations… Read More

GLOBALIZATION AND CONFLICT MANAGEMENT IN AFRICA: AN ANALYSIS OF PEACEKEEPING OPERATIONS IN COTE D’IVOIRE AND SUDAN

Abstract Dominant scholarships on globalization and conflict management take one of two basic approaches. The providentialists describe it as a process of unifying the world into a one happy and peaceful family of God. The constructionists conceive it as a… Read More

NIGERIA AND SOUTH AFRICA: A CRITICAL ANALYSIS OF TWO TWENTY FIRST CENTURY POLITICAL ECONOMIES.

ABSTRACT The reforms at home and aspiration to or actual leadership of the continent are two factors that shape the current phase of Nigeria–South Africa political and diplomatic relations. The character of Nigeria-South Africa relations changed with the commencement of… Read More

NIGERIA-JAPAN TRADE RELATIONS AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT IN NIGERIA, 1999-2014

Abstract Current scholarly endeavours have revealed that trade relations between Nigeria and Japan is understudied. While emphasis have been laid heavily on the trade relations between Nigeria and Western nations, not much have been done to investigate the impact of… Read More

OIL RESOURCES MANAGEMENT AND ILLEGAL OIL BUNKERING IN NIGER DELTA, NIGERIA, 1999-2011

ABSTRACT Since the discovery of oil in Nigeria in 1956, reports of plunder, corruption and primitive accumulation of capital have dominated the management of oil resources by the Nigerian state in alliance with oil corporations, excluding the people from benefit… Read More