Improvements in access to
Primary Health Care (PHC) pave the way for advancement in the quality of
people’s life. This study assesses access to PHC in Kauru LGA, Kaduna State,
with a view to provides
necessary information for future health planning effort. The spatial locations of all the 40 healthcare facilities
were ascertained using Global Position System (GPS) to create a database (using
Arc map 10.0). Evaluative and survey design were adopted for this work, health
Geography has become such an important field of
knowledge with several academic traditions which sometimes overwhelm the
capacity of students to fully comprehend its scope. It seems more dreaded
especially at the mention of ‘maps’ and ‘map-making’. Outside the borders of
the discipline, geography is associated with maps and map-making with the
implication that a prospective candidate’s primary interest in the discipline
is defined and shaped by interest in maps and map-making....
In many cities all over the world, urban public
space has become the place of work of the urban poor. In the study by
Ekpenyong and Sibiri (2011), street trading and child labour, reflected on
chronic urban poverty which can compel parents/guardian to send their
children/wards of school age to work to boost family income for many hours each
day. The study shows that 64% of the tradeers are females while 36% of them are
males. This work aimed at Analyzing
the Activities of Street Tradin...
Water resources management has passed through many stages over the millenium. In the process, Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM) was discovered and embraced as a panacea for the world’s water resources problems. Many countries in the developing realm have adopted IWRM with measurable success. Experiences in the developing countries have never come out very clear. This study attempts to have insight into how the general principles of IWRM performs at local situations in Nigeria. Th...