Research Papers/Topics in Social Studies

Public Perception of Employees’ Performance In Social Welfare Agencies in Nigeria: A Study of Enugu State

ABSTRACT In recent times, the performance record of the employees of Nigerian public social welfare agencies has been a catalogue of disappointment and failure. This situation has, therefore, called for a drastic intervention through public perception to draw the attention of the employees to their responsibilities of providing services to the people in the most satisfactory manner and move the country forward in the attainment of the millennium development goals. This is the major premise of...

Increasing Wave of Violent Crimes in Abia State: The Role of the Church

ABSTRACT The search light of this research is beamed on the increasing wave of violent crime in Abia State. The intentness is to highlight and underscore the role of the church as a fundamental institution for inculcating principles and virtues of proper moral conduct as well as foremost agent of social welfare and human development. This has been done by approaching the research in an objective and orderly systematic manner. In fashioning the approach, primary and secondary sources of data c...

Challenges of Human Capital Development in Nigeria’s Federal Civil Service Under Goodluck Jonathan Administration: 2010-2015

ABSTRACT The study examined the challenges of Human Capital Development in Nigeria Federal Civil service under Goodluck Jonathan Administration (2010-2015), the study reviewed the contributions of Scholars and literature in fields of human capacity building; with particular attention to the training and capacity building in Nigeria Civil Service of the Federation, human capital theory was adopted for the study. Questionnaire were distributed, collated and analyzed with percentage and likert s...

Designing A Web-Based Database System For Students’ Results: A Case Study Of Uganda National Examinations Board

Abstract In this technological explosion today, large amounts of funds are being directed towards information technology (IT). Despite the enormous advances in the IT industry, there are still many organizations that have not embraced it. Several factors contribute to this state of affairs. One of these being the management factor. This research was focused on the accessibility to online Uganda National Examinations Board (UNEB) results which is non-existent despite the presence of a sta...

The Role Of Organic Farming In Improving The Agriculture Of Small-Scale Rural Farmers. Case Study: Bwera Parish Kicheche Sijwcounty Kamwenge District

ABSTRACTThe study was carried out in Kamwengye district Kicheche Sub County in the westernpart of Uganda to assess the role of organic agriculture /farming in improving theagriculture of small scale farmers.It focused on the farming practices, potential benefits of organic farming, level ofawareness and the factors constraining the adoption of organic farming.The traditional practices that characterize the farming systems of smallseaie farmers andland size in most developing countries due to ...

HIV/AIDS and Mental Health of Nursing Mothers in Karudandara Subcounty, Kasese District.

ABSTRACTThis study focused on HIV/AIDS and mental health of nursing mothers in Karusandara sub county, Kasese district, Uganda. The three specific objectives were based on to collect data, these included; to assess the prevalence of HIV/AIDS in Karusandara sub-county, Kasese District, to examine how WV/AIDS affect the mental health of nursing mothers and to suggest ways of improving mental health of nursing mothers in Karusanda subcounty, Kasese district Findings of the study showed tha...

Factors Influencing the Prevalence of Hiv/Aids Among the Youth in Uganda

TABLE OF CONTENTSDeclaration .Approval IiDedication IiAcknowledgement ivList of Acronyms ViiiAbstract XCHAPTER ONE 1Background of the study 1Historical background of the study 1Statement of the Problem 3Purpose of the study 4Objectives of the study 4Hypothesis of the study 4Significance of the study 5Scope of the study 6Maps of Kampala District and Makindye Division 7 & 8Research questions 9Limitation of the study 9REAL1Ti’ ABOUT HIV/AIDS 10VCHAPTER TWO .12LITERATURE REVIEW 12Introduction 1...

The Role Of Television In Conflict Management In Kibera Division, Kenya

TABLE OF CONTENTAPPROVAL .......................................................................................... iiDE CLARA TI ON ..••...•...................................•....................................... iiiACKNOWLEDGEMENT ........................................................................ ivABBREVIATIONS ....•...•..•........•..•....•.........................•.......•...•............... vTABLE OF CONTENT ................................................

The Role Of The Media In Eradicating Female Genital Mutilation Among The Kish Community Of Kenya In Kish Central District A Case Studyof The Abagusii Community

ABSTRACT This dissertation demonstrates critical analysis of the research findings on Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) in Kisii !entral District with special a~~ media. Three research areas were accessed: la report on harmful traditional practices that affect the health of the women and their children in kisii1 the large span of the media and its coverage, from this report, the findings were discussed under selection criteria while p1aying a large concern on economic...

A MOBILE APPLICATION TO ENABLE USERS TO VIEW BUS SCHEDULES AND EXTEND BUS BOOKING AND RESERVATION SERVICES

ABSTRACTThe research focused on creating a mobile and web-based application to enable Peopleaccess reservation services for Gagga bus company. This shall help people avoid time wasting asthey could plan their journey well with no risk of missing a seat in a particular bus.Constant missing of buses travelling to distant places across East Africa due to poor timing of thepassengers was the major problem that led the researcher to conduct this project. Theresearcher created the Traveller mobile ...

The Impact of Drug Abuse On Academic Performance of Learners in Secondary Schools In Roret Division, Getarwet Village, Roret Zone Of Bureti District Of Rift Valley Province Inkenya

TABLE OF CONTENTDECLARATION ............................................................................................................................. .iAPPROVAL .................................................................................................................................. iiiACKNOWLEDGEMENT ............................................................................................................... vTABLE OF CONTENT .......................................................

Attitudes, Knowledge and People’s Perception On Female Genital Mutilation in Kapchorwa District: A Case Study of Kaptwanya Sub County

TABLE OF CONTENTSAPPROVALTHETABLEDECLARATIONLISTOFOFCONTENTSACRONYMS.ivLIST OF TABLES viiABSTRACT viiiCHAPTER ONE 1THE PROBLEM AND ITS SCOPE 11 .0 Introduction 11.1 Background to the Study1.2 The Statement of the Problem 41.3 Objectives of the Study 51 .3.1 General Objective 51,3.2 Specific Objectives 61 .4 Research Questions 61.5 The Scope of the Study 61.6 Justification of the Study 61.7 Operational Definition of Key Terms / Concepts 7CHAPTER TWO 8LITERATURE REVIEW 82.0 Introduction 82.1 PE...

An Assessment of Solid Waste Management Practices of Residents in Abuja Municipalities Nigeria

ABSTRACT For many developing countries, Solid Waste disposal and management remains a serious problem. Under research problem, Case study of assessment of solid waste Management practices of residents was undertaken in Abaji, Kuje, Kwali, Gwagwalada, Buhari and (AMAC) Abuja Municipal Area Councils Nigeria. Solid Waste disposal practices were investigated through structured questionnaire, Personal interview in the study area. Findings indicated that poor funding, absence of any recycling prog...

An Examination of Parents and Teachers Perception and Attitude Towards the use of Corporal Punishment in Secondary Schools in Irepodun Local Government Area

ABSTRACT          The research work was set out to find out the Examination of parents and Teacher’s perception and attitude toward the use of corporal punishment in Secondary School in Irepodun LGEA.          Data were collected from two hundred randomly selected students through influence of an examination of parents and teachers perception and attitude towards the use of corporal punishment in secondary schools questionnaire. Data collected were analysed using frequency,...


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