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  • 1. AN ANALYSIS OF ROAD TRAFFIC ACCIDENT HOTSPOTS IN ZARIA-KADUNA EXPRESSWAY, KADUN...

    » There is very little information in the literature as to what an accident „hotspot‟ is and how it is defined spatially and numerically. This lack of a readily available definition highlights the high margin for error when analyzing road traffic „hotspots‟. For example a study by Gregory and Jarrett (1994) on the long term analysis of accident remedial measures defined hotspot or in...Continue Reading »

    71 pages |  21 engagements | 

  • 2. AGROTEERRORISM IN CATTLE PRODUCTION, ITS EFFECTS AND SOLUTIONS

    » CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION 1.1 BACKGROUND OF THE STUDY Agroterrorism is a malicious attempt to disrupt or destroy the agricultural industry and/or food supply system of a population through “the malicious use of plant or animal pathogens to cause devastating disease in the agricultural sectors”. It is closely related to the concepts of biological agent against crops or livestock. A hosti...Continue Reading »

    60 pages |  107 engagements | 

  • 3. IMPACT OF FARMERS AND HERDSMEN CONFLICT ON HOUSEHOLD, NANGERE OF YOBE STATE

    » ABSTRACT This study was carried out to examine the impact of famers and herdsmen conflict on household, Nangere of Yobe State. To achieve this objective, three research questions and two research hypotheses were formulated to guide this study. The data was collected from primary sources. The primary data were collected with the help of a well structured questionnaire of two sections administered t...Continue Reading »

    50 pages |  119 engagements | 

  • 4. EFFECTS OF SOME WEATHER ELEMENTS ON THE OCCURRENCE OF MALARIA, TYPHOID AND TUBER...

    » ABSTRACT Human health is affected by weather elements such as temperature, rainfall, relative humidity, wind direction and others. The aim of this study was to examine the effect of rainfall, temperature and relative humidity on the occurrence of malaria, typhoid and tuberculosis in Onitsha North LGA, Anambra State, this was achieved through the following objectives; determine the pattern of occur...Continue Reading »

    71 pages |  170 engagements | 

  • 5. TECHNICAL CONSIDERATION OF THE EFFECT OF SOLAR RADIATION ON NIGERIA.

    » CHAPTER ONE 1.0 INTRODUCTION 1.1 BACKGROUND OF STUDY Solar radiation (a renewable energy resource) has direct impact on energy generation in addition to agriculture and water resources. The energy resource was observed to be affected by climate changes induced by CO2 emissions (Pan et al., 2004). With enormous solar potential across Nigeria, a moderate seasonal effect of climate change can have si...Continue Reading »

    45 pages |  -1 engagements | 

  • 6. EFFECTS OF GULLY EROSION ON THE ENVIRONMENT (A CASE STUDY OF OKO, ANAMBRA STATE)

    » CHAPTER ONE 1.0 INTRODUCTION 1.1 BACKGROUND OF STUDY Erosion is one of the surface processes that sculpture the earth’s landscape and constitutes one of the global environmental problems. Soil erosion is perhaps the most serious mechanism of land degradation in the tropics (ElSwaify, et al., 2002). However, gully is visually the most impressive of all types of erosion (El Swaify, 2000). Gull...Continue Reading »

    45 pages |  319 engagements | 

  • 7. AN ASSESSMENT OF THE PERCEPTION OF LOCAL FARMERS ON CLIMATE CHANGE

    » CHAPTER ONE BACKGROUND TO THE STUDY 1.1 Introduction Climate change is one of the greatest contemporary environmental challenges and is global in dimension. The rising incidences of extreme climatic events associated with climate change are giving the greatest of the concerns. Even for skeptics, events such as prolonged dry seasons, long rainfall durations and excessively long Harmattan periods ar...Continue Reading »

    45 pages |  -1 engagements | 

  • 8. IMPACT OF POPULATION GROWTH ON UNEMPLOYMENT IN NIGERIA

    » CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION 1.1 Background of the study Nigeria is the most populous nation in Africa and the 8th in the world with an estimated figure of about 170 million people based on the facts released by the National Population Commission (NPC, 2012). In addition to this, the nation boasts of being the largest economy in Africa as the GDP figure for 2013 and 2014 stood at N13, 526.25 and N14, ...Continue Reading »

    50 pages |  -1 engagements | 

  • 9. APPLICATION OF REMOTE SENSING AND GIS IN THE POPULATION STUDY OF ACHARA LAYOUT E...

    » ABSTRACT This project is an attempt to study population distribution in Achara Layout Enugu, in Enugu State through integration of Remote sensing and Geographic Information System (GIS). The Remote sensing data used in this study included high spatial resolution Quick Bird imagery. Questionnaires were given out for use in generating the desired product in an interactive GIS environment. Field site...Continue Reading »

    50 pages |  230 engagements | 

  • 10. ANALYSIS OF DOMESTIC SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT STRATEGIES IN TUNGA, CHANCHAGA LOCAL...

    » ABSTRACT Solid waste management has become the greatest problem facing many urban and semi urban areas in Nigeria. The management of solid wastes in recent time has become a very big challenge. The problem of waste generation, handling and disposal has reached a disturbing level in Nigerian urban centers. The study analyzed domestic solid waste management strategies in Tunga, Chanchaga Local Gover...Continue Reading »

    50 pages |  183 engagements | 

  • 11. ANALYSIS OF ROAD TRAFFIC CRASH ALONG LOKOJA – ABUJA HIGHWAY, NIGERIA

    » ABSTRACT The phenomenon of road traffic crash along Abuja Lokoja highway has been a source of concern in view of the loss of life and its socio economic consequence. This study examined the causes of road traffic accidents along Abuja Lokoja highway using a survey questionnaire and secondary data obtained from the Federal road safety corps (FRSC) Kogi State and Federal Capital Territory ( FCT) sec...Continue Reading »

    50 pages |  111 engagements | 

  • 12. ASSESSMENT OF URBAN ENCROACHMENT ON AGRICULTURAL LAND IN OFFA LOCAL GOVERNMENT A...

    » ABSTRACT Urban expansion constitutes one of the key agents of land use change with the impact felt at local, regional and global levels, such impact include spatial growth on agricultural land. This study assesses urban encroachment on agricultural land in Offa Local Government Area of Kwara State, Nigeria using Remote Sensing and Geographic Information techniques. Three imageries of LandSat TM 19...Continue Reading »

    50 pages |  164 engagements | 

  • 13. COMPARATIVE ANALYSIS OF RURAL-URBAN DIFFERENTIALS IN SEX PREFERENCE IN KADUNA ST...

    » ABSTRACT In spite of the significant campaign for the equality and desirability of both sexes of children, empirical evidence and reality indicate that the practice of child sex preference is still rampant in Nigeria. The study examined differentials in sex preference between rural and urban areas in Kaduna state. A total of 400 respondents, were sampled randomly for questionnaire administration w...Continue Reading »

    50 pages |  118 engagements | 

  • 14. EFFECT OF PRECIPITATION EFFECTIVENESS INDICES ON THE YIELD OF SOME SELECTED CERE...

    » ABSTRACT Agriculture in Nigeria is mainly dependent on rainfall which is variable in nature. Therefore, the need to have a full knowledge of its pattern and trend is pertinent in order to achieve food sufficiency. This study examined the effect of precipitation effectiveness indices: Onset date, cessation date, length of rainy season and occurrence of pentad dry spells (5, 10 and ≤15) days on t...Continue Reading »

    50 pages |  101 engagements | 

  • 15. EFFECTIVENESS OF DRAINAGE NETWORKS ON FLOODS IN CALABAR METROPOLIS, NIGERIA

    » ABSTRACT The study examined the effects of drainage networks on floods in Calabar metropolis, Nigeria. The rapid increase in urbanization without corresponding infrastructures in the city of Calabar has led to increased incidences of flood as the available drainage channels cannot contend with the volume of storm water. In view of this, the study established gauging stations for the measurement of...Continue Reading »

    50 pages |  103 engagements | 

  • 16. EFFECTS OF SOME WEATHER ELEMENTS ON THE OCCURRENCE OF MALARIA, TYPHOID AND TUBER...

    » ABSTRACT Human health is affected by weather elementssuch as temperature, rainfall, relative humidity, wind direction and others. The aim of this study was to examine the effect of rainfall, temperature and relative humidity on the occurrence of malaria, typhoid and tuberculosis in Onitsha North LGA, Anambra State, this was achieved through the following objectives; determine the pattern of occurr...Continue Reading »

    50 pages |  119 engagements | 

  • 17. THE ROLE OF WOMEN IN AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTION IN OVIA SOUTHWEST LOCAL GOVERNMENT ...

    » ABSTRACT The study focused on the role of women in agricultural production in Ovia South West Local Government Area of Edo State. Systematic sampling and purposive sampling techniques were used to sample 382 respondents in the study area. Data were collected using questionnaire and Focus Group Discussion (FGD) as major research instruments. Descriptive statistical technique was employed to summari...Continue Reading »

    50 pages |  111 engagements | 

  • 18. AN ASSESSMENT OF BUILT-UP EXPANSION IN USMANU DANFODIYO UNIVERSITY, SOKOTO

    » ABSTRACT This research project is an assessment of built up expansion in Usmanu Danfodiyo University, Sokoto from 2007 to 2015. Data for this research project was collected from both primary and secondary sources. The primary source of data include field observation, interview and satellite imageries. While secondary data include relevant published materials such as textbooks, journal articles, di...Continue Reading »

    50 pages |  87 engagements | 

  • 19. AN ASSESSMENT OF GOVERNMENT EFFORT ON THE PROVISION OF PORTABLE WATER SUPPLY IN ...

    » ABSTRACT In this study attempt was made to asses government effort in the provision of portable water water supply in Bida local government area. The study investigates the extent and condition of water supply as well as source of portable water in the study area. However, in the course of the study, questionnaire was developed and used to generate data. The data obtain from the administration of ...Continue Reading »

    50 pages |  126 engagements | 

  • 20. CHARACTERISTICS OF THE AGEING POPULATION IN DOGON DUTSE COMMUNITY OF JOS NORTH L...

    » ABSTRACT It is no longer stories that the population is globally aging. The growing number of the ageing persons has posed a great challenge on families and policy makers to provide for their health and daily needs. The study examines the characteristics of ageing population in Dogon Dutse Community of Jos North Local Government Area, Plateau State. Random sampling technique was used to collect da...Continue Reading »

    50 pages |  115 engagements | 

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