Environmental & Physical Sciences

Research Papers/Topics in Environmental & Physical Sciences

Sediment Characteristics and Geochemistry of Ogwashi Asaba Formation at Oraifite and Environs, South Eastern Nigeria

                                ABSTRACTGeochemical characterization and lithostrtigraphic description of the Neogene strata in the Orafite-Nnewi area of Southeastern  Nigeria are carried out based on detailed field measurments and laboratory studies. The Ogwashi-Asaba formation consists of multi storey channelized sandstone, pebbly at the base and fining upward. Lignite seams occurs at various levels. Some geochemical properties of Enem, Olulu and Ejighioku lignites deposit...

Site Criteria in CO2 Capture and Storage

This paper is an overview of criteria needed for the deployment of CCS technology. This to avoid unnecessary leakage in the storage mechanisms. For a CCS to be successful  the criteria must be examined and the site is clear for the technology. This paper give an insight into the basic criteria for the site which will be used for for storage of co2

Biostratigraphy and Depositional Environment of Numanha Shale of the Yola arm of the Upper Venue Trough

This research is about the biostratigraphy and depositional environment of Numanha shale of the Yola arm of the Upper Venue Trough. Five location within the study area were studied and sample were collected so as to analyze for microfossil and petrographic characteristics of the samples collected during field mapping /sample collection.

AN EVALUATION OF THE CHALLENGES OF SERVICE CHARGE ADMINISTRATION ON COMMERCIAL PROPERTY MANAGEMENT IN ONITSHA, ANAMBRA STATE OF NIGERIA

Abstract: Service charge administration for a long time is cited as the commonest cause of conflict in the landlord, tenants and property manager’s relationship. The study evaluated the challenges encountered in the administration of service charge in the commercial city of Onitsha, Anambra State of Nigeria. The study was guided by four main objectives namely; to identify what constitutes service charge, to examine the method of service charge administration in commercial properties, to ide...

The Impacts of Poor Solid Waste Management Practices on Ala River Water Quality in Akure, Nigeria

ABSTRACT: The present study assessed solid waste management practices and impact on Ala River water quality in Akure, Ondo state, Nigeria. The primary data were obtained through field observation, interviews and questionnaire while secondary data were obtained from desk review of use of journals, articles, seminar papers, internet sources, government official publications. Simple random sampling technique was used to obtain required information for the study. Results showed that 37.8% of the ...

Challenges and Prospect of Property Re-Development (A Case Study of Taiwo Road Ilorin)

SYNOPOSISLanded properties ( houses ) have been observed, undergoing changes in their design shapes and uses, this changes in  use as a result of alteration being made could also be know as redevelopment, that is the restructuring of the building to suite the uses which they were designated.This dissertation in the pros of redevelopment in an urban centre, which is ilorin metropolis.Further more, it examines the causes of redevelopment and analysis its effect on re-development properties...

Comprehensive Logical Framework of Project on Capacity Building for Youth on Waste Management

Comprehensive Logical framework of project on Capacity Building for youth on waste management 

Capacity Building on Job Creation through Waste Management for 100 Youth in the 6 Geo-Political Zones of Nigeria (Converting Trash to Cash)

2.2 Context:The World Bank 2012 Urban Development Series publication stated that waste generation is approximately 62 million tons a year with each person generating an average of 0.65 kg/day. By 2025, the report projected that urban waste generation in sub Saharan Africa will be 161.27 million tons annually. Going by this report and Nigeria’s population, the country generates 43.2 million tons of waste annually and by 2025 with a population of 233.5 million (according to population pyramid...

Nuclear Force

It is well established that the forces between nucleons are transmitted by mesons. According to the meson theory, the quantitative explanation of the nuclear forces was extremely tentative and incomplete. But this theory presents a valuable point of view. It is fairly certain now that the nucleons within nuclear matter are in a state made rather different from their free condition by the proximity of other nucleons .Charge independence of nuclear forces demand the existence of neutral meson a...

Project Reporting on Propose Medium Security Prison for Lafiagi, Kwara State

TABLE CONTENTTitle page iCertification           iiDeclaration          iiiDedication          ivAcknowledgement          vTable of content          viCHAPTER ONE1.0 Introduction 11.1 Definition 51.2 Historical background in Nigeria 61.3     Geographical location of lafiagi town   ...

The Effect of Incompatible Land uses in Central Business District (A Case Study of Ilorin Metropolis)

SYNOPSISThe central Business District (C.B.D) is the focal point of the city which comprises of all activities such as commercial, social, civic life, cultural and prominent land use.Majority of the central area of the city provides a wide different of uses serving the needs not only of the towns own residents, but also of people in the neighboring villages or small towns that come within the surrounding of its zone.It is an area of rapid growth in population, so the demand upon its central a...

An Evaluation of Urban Housing Problems in Nigeria (A Case Study of Ibadan, Oyo State)

SYNOPSISHousing problems on earth can be traced to the time when God evicted Adam and Eve from the garden of Eden, because of their sin. This project is aimed at evaluating housing problems in Ibadan, Oyo state. Many theories were reviewed in other  to get more facts on this research work. Data were collected by administering questionnaires to selected population located in Sango East of Ibadan. The reseacher identified the different types of housing and housing problem in the study area...

Management of Institutional Housing Estate (A Case Study of University of Ilorin Staff Quarters at Umaru Audi, Road GRA Ilorin)

SYNOPSISIt has been shown that institutional properties like staff quarters. Students hotels, among others are always not property managed. This has direct effect on the life span of the building it is, therefore, the aim of this dissertation to analysis how institutional properties are being managed, to combat the various problems confronting management of institutional property.An institutional property is a type of property eligible for special treatment within package policies. This can i...

Student Industrial Work Experience Scheme (Siwes) Report

TABLE OF CONTENTChapter one1.0 Introduction1.1 Definition of SIWES and highlights it’s goals and objectives1.2 Historical background of the company you are attached1.3 The organizational chart of the company1.4 The major activities of the organization/company/firm.Chapter Two2.0 Sections/Unit of the organization and their specific functionChapter three3.0 Student specific involvement at various section/unitChapter four4.0 Discussion4.1 Relevance of experience gained to estate management.4.2...

Impact of Urban Growth on Residential Property Development (A Case Study of Upper Part of Gaa-Akanbi Ilorin South L.G.A Kwara State)

ABSTRACTIMPACT OF URBAN GROWTH ON RESIDENTIAL PROPERTY DEVELOPMENT.(A CASE STUDY OF UPPER PART OF GAA-KANBI IN ILORIN SOUTH L.G.A KWARA STATE)The term residential property are building constructed to locate for shelter (i.e. to living) for both man and animal, after the day work, own is expected to sleep under his shelter for refreshment of the brain. Examples of residential property are duplex, bungalow and castle.The morphology of any town or city in its past and present population determin...


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