THE INFLUENCE OF SOCIAL SUPPORT AND SOCIO-ECONOMIC STAIUS ON BURDEN OF CARE

BY MIKE CHUKA IFEAGWAZI, Department of Psychology, University of Nigeria, Nsukka AND EMMANUEL EKPEDOHO ABIAMA, Department of Psychology, University of Uyo, Uyo AND JOHNBOSCO CHIKA CHUKWUORJI Psychiatric Clinic, Niger Delta University Teaching Ospii al, Okolobiri, Yenagoa Summary 97 care-givers who were relatives mid friends of mental patients served as participants. They were drawn from the […]

UNE DIMENSION DE L’HISTOIRE DU CAMEROUN : LES RECHERCHES SUR L’ARCHEOLOGIE ET LES CIVILISATIONS ANCIENNES DE 1920 A 1998

Par Jean-Paul OSSAH MVONDO ENS – Département d’Histoire B.P. 47 Yaoundé E-mail : ossahmvondo@yahoo.fr INTRODUCTION Au Cameroun, les recherches sur les civilisations anciennes et archéologie datent de plus de 70 ans. En effet après la conférence de Berlin de 1884, le Cameroun devient une colonie Allemande. La première guerre mondiale et la défaite des puissances […]

NIGERIA’S ENVIRONMENTAL CAPITAL ABUSE IN THE SAVANNAH REGION SINCE 1960S: IMPLICATIONS FOR SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT

By Dominic A. Akpan Department of History and International Studies University of Uyo, Uyo Email: apkng2002@yahoo.com GSM: 08035806603 And Mohammed Ahmed Department of Vocational Education University of Uyo, Uyo GSM: 08053400327 ABSTRACT Environmental capital is concerned with forest, soil quality and rangeland. For many years, indeed before independence environmental issues were not taken seriously in […]

UNDERSTANDING THE YOUTH CHALLENGE IN THE NIGER DELTA

BY CHRIS ODONIOWEI OPUKRI Department of Political Science Niger Delta University, P.M.B. 071 Wilberforce Island Bayelsa State ABSTRACT The Niger Delta area has gone through several turbulences over economic resources that exist in the area. This has been the case from the colonial struggles (1861) between the chiefs of the Niger Delta and the British […]

CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY IN NIGERIA: OBVIOUS MISCONCEPTIONS

RICHARD U. EKEH Department of Private Law Faculty of Law, University of Uyo, Uyo Nigeria SUMMARY Corporate, social responsibility has been trailed with obvious misconceptions in Nigeria’s business landscape. The absence of major socio-economic components of this globally accepted concept has been criticised. This article will attempt to supply these misconceptions for better understanding and […]

WOMEN IN AGRICULTURE (WIA) PROGRAMME AND FOOD PRODUCTIVITY IN AKWA IBOM STATE, NIGERIA

IDARESIT UWEM UMOH, Gloria Anana Way, Osong-Ama Estate, Uyo Phone: 08037775510 email: nicekhi@yahoo.com Summary The study focused on the women farmers under Women in Agriculture (WIA) Programme in Akwa Ibom State with emphasis on the relationship between women farmer’s characteristics and adoption of crop production technologies under WIA programme. Analysis of data obtained from a […]