THE IMPACT OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY ON THE GROWTH AND DEVELOPMENT OF BANKING INDUSTRY IN NIGERIA. A CASE STUDY OF UNITED BAN FOR AFRICA PLC (BA), FIRST BANK OF NIGERIA PLC (FBN) AND ZENITH BANK PLC

CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION 1.1 BACKGROUND OF THE STUDY Information to a modern organization is a resource that is parallel in importance to land, labour and capital. It is a very vital and priceless resource. For centuries, man has tried to collate, store, process and retrieve information, and most importantly distribute or communicate it via the […]

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INTERNATIONAL TRADE AND GROWTH OF THE NIGERIAN ECONOMY

CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION   1.1 Background of the Study Starting from Adam Smith’s discussion on specialization and the extant of the market by international trade, to the debates about import substitution versus exported growth (growth based on exporting more goods and services), to recent work on increasing returns and endogenous growth models, there are increasing […]

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IMPACT OF NON-OIL EXPORT ON THE ECONOMIC GROWTH OF NIGERIA (1986-2014)

CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION BACKGROUND OF THE STUDY Historically, Nigeria is largely an agrarian society; non-oil export (Agriculture) was the mainstay of the economy during the pre-colonial and colonial periods. Despite lack of modern farm implements which undermined the potential for large scale production, the sector was encouraging. Nigeria emerged in her first decade of her […]

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IMPACT OF INSURANCE MARKET ACTIVITY ON ECONOMIC GROWTH IN NIGERIA

CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION 1.1       BACKGROUND OF THE STUDY Insurance is one of the cornerstones of modern-day financial services sector. In addition to its traditional role of managing risk, insurance market activity, both as intermediary and as provider of risk transfer and indemnification, may promote growth by allowing different risks to be managed more efficiently, promoting […]

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SOME BIOMETRIC AND ALLOMETRIC GROWTH TRAITS OF PUREBRED HEAVY ECOTYPE OF THE NIGERIAN LOCAL CHICKEN

TABLE OF CONTENTS Title page         –           –           –           –           –           –           –           –           –           i Certification     –           –           –           –           –           –           –           –           –           ii Dedication       –           –           –           –           –           –           –           –           –           iii Acknowledgments       –           –           –           –           –           –           –           –           iv Table of contents         –           –           –           –           […]

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EFFECTS OF DIFFERENT PROTEIN SOURCES ON THE GROWTH PERFORMANCE AND CARCASS CHARACTERISTICS OF AFRICAN GIANT LAND SNAIL (Archachatina marginata)

TABLE OF CONTENTS  Title page –    –           –           –           –           –           –           –           –           –           i Certification –           –           –           –           –           –           –           –           –           ii Dedication –  –           –           –           –           –           –           –           –           –           iii Acknowledgement – –           –           –           –           –           –           –           –           iv Abstract –       –           –           –           […]

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EFFECT OF VARYING LEVELS OF PAWPAW LEAF MEAL (Carica papaya) ON GROWTH PERFORMANCE OF FINISHING BROILERS

TABLE OF CONTENTS TITLE PAGE………………………………………………………………………………………………… i CERTIFICATION ii DEDICATION iii ACKNOWLEDGEMENT iv TABLE OF CONTENTS v LIST OF TABLES viii LIST OF FIGURES LIST OF PLATES ABSTRACT xi CHAPTER ONE: INTRODUCTION 1 1.1 BACKGROUND INFORMATION——————————————————1 1.2 OBJECTIVE………………………………………………………….………… 3 1.3. JUSTIFICATION OF THE STUDY 3 CHAPTER TWO: LITERATURE REVIEW 4 2.1 LEAF MEAL SUPPLEMENTATION IN POULTRY […]

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ELECTRICITY SUPPLY AND INDUSTRIAL GROWTH – THE NIGERIAN CASE STUDY

                                 CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION BACKGROUND OF THE STUDY The need for appropriate adjustment mechanism to structural imbalances in many developed countries, especially after the Great Depression of 1929-1933, culminated in extensive researches on exchange rate pass-through (ERPT) with the primary objective of determining a nominal anchor for inflation and inflation expectations. It is widely believed […]

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ELECTRICITY CONSUMPTION AND ECONOMIC GROWTH- A COMPARATIVE STUDY OF NIGERIA AND GHANA

  CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION Background to the study Energy is crucial to the improvement of social and economic welfare. It is necessary to continued economic activity in modern industrial nations, and its absence would result in interruption of economic growth and diminishing standards of living. In fact, in developing nations a lack of modern energy […]

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ASSESSMENT OF INTERNAL CONTROL STRATEGIES ADOPTED BY SMALL AND MEDIUM ENTERPRISES IN NIGERIA

ASSESSMENT OF INTERNAL CONTROL STRATEGIES ADOPTED BY SMALL AND MEDIUM ENTERPRISES IN NIGERIA TABLE OF CONTENTS TITLE PAGE                                                                                                                         i APPROVAL PAGE                                                                                                               ii CERTIFICATION                                                                                                                 iii DEDICATION                                                                                                                       iv ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS                                                                                                   v TABLE OF CONTENT                                                                                                         vi LIST OF TABLES                                                                                                                 ix LIST OF FIGURES                                                                                                               x ABSTRACT                                                                                                                           xi CHAPTER ONE: INTRODUCTION                                                                                1 Background of the Study                                                                                           1 Statement […]

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