Works Under Accounting And Management Finance

Corporate Governance and Voluntary Disclosure Evidence from Nigeria

ABSTRACTThere is no pretence that the agency model offers several ways of resolving the problems associated with the separation of ownership and control in public limited liability companies. In a bid to avert some of the recent financial scandals and corporate abuses in Nigerian companies, and similarly, promote good governance, the Securities and Exchange Commission, have proposed a recently reviewed Code of Governance with a far reaching implications to all companies who fails to com...

EFFECT OF INVESTMENT ASSETS ON SHAREHOLDERS WEALTH MAXIMIZATION (A CASE STUDY OF NESTLE NIGERIA PLC AND ABACUS SECURITIES LTD.)

This is a project work that measures the effect of investment assets on shareholders' wealth maximization. It made use of both primary and secondary data to ensure a standardized and quality study. NESTLE NIGERIA PLC and ABACUS SECURITIES were used as case studies of this project work. The project was supervised by Professor Kehinde James of Accounting and Finance department at the Lagos State University, Nigeria. 

FORENSIC AUDIT AND FINANCIAL CRIME CONTROL IN NIGERIA .

Economic crimes have increased dramatically in the past decade. Forensic accounting has come into the limelight due to the rapid increase in financial crime and white collar crimes which is evident from newspaper reports, which on almost daily basis report of economic crimes committed in communities across the country. The present study discusses issues like scope of forensic accounting in Nigeria, the role of forensic accountants in fraud examination and various techniques employed for detec...

EFFECTS OF INTERNAL CONTROL SYSTEMS ON THE PERFORMANCE NIGERIAN BANKS (A STUDY OF LAGOS STATE)

As a result of persistent poor performance in most organizations, the study investigated the effect of internal control systems on the performance of banks in Nigeria. Internal controls were looked at from the perspective of control environment, internal audit and control activities whereas bank performance focused on liquidity, accountability and reporting as the measures for improvement. The study also went further to establish that effective and efficient internal control system is t...

THE ANALYSIS AND EVALUATION OF BUSINESS AND FINANCIAL PERFORMANCE OF MAY & BAKER NIGERIA PLC BETWEEN 1ST JANUARY 2012 AND 31ST DECEMBER 2014

The study is majorly aimed at evaluating and analysing the most recent three years (1st January 2012 to 31st December 2014) business and financial performance of May & Baker Nigeria Plc. The results will be compared with that of a competitor (Glaxo Smithkline Consumer Nigeria Plc) in order to make informed decisions on the status of the company. Besides, the specific objectives to achieve are:a)    To evaluate the political, environmental and economic factors affecting t...

Microfinance credit strategy and Economic Development - Accountants Perspective

Abstract: Economic development is an important issue in the 21st Century. The attention has therefore being focused on microfinance institutions and their contributions towards economic development. The main objective of this paper is to sample the opinion of professional accountants on the contribution of Microfinance Institutions credit towards economic development in Nigeria. The study proposes some credit strategies to be adopted by MFIs for them to be able to contribute meaning to the de...

ADEQUATE CORPORATE GOVERNANCE ON ORGANIZATIONAL GROWTH-A Case of the Defunct Intercontinental Bank PLC,Uyo Branch

Corporate governance especially in the banking industry is now a global phenomenon. It is unique, once in a life time event. Several researches conducted to ascertain the effect of corporate governance on organizational profitability and growth produced diverse results. Thus, the desire to find out the impact of adequate corporate governance on organizational growth ignited this study. This work examined the impact of adequate corporate governance on organizational growth with particular refe...

IMPACT OF NIGERIAN TAXATION TO THE ECONOMIC GROWTH AND DEVELOPMENT OF NIGERIA

TABLE OF CONTENTTitle page                               iApproval page               iiDedication                     iiiAcknowledgment               -               ivTable of content                &...

ACCOUNTING INFORMATION SYSTEM AND ORGANIZATIONAL PERFORMANCE IN SELECTED NGOS IN JUBA SOUTH SUDAN

ABSTRACT Currently, most organizations continue to grow spending on information system and their budgets continue to rise. Moreover, economic conditions and competition create pressure on the costs of information. Therefore, the study aimed to examine accounting information system on organizational performance in the selected non-governmental organizations in Juba, South Sudan. The specific objectives of the study were first, to examine whether there is a relationship between sys...

Impact of Budgetary Control on Organisational Performance

The study is the impact of budgetary control on organisational performanceBackground to the StudyThe resources of an organization should be managed effectively and efficiently to achieve its purpose. This implies that the organization should be able to achieve its objectives by minimizing cost. Thus managing implies co-ordination and control of the efforts of the organization for achieving organizational objectives. The process of managing is facil...

THE ROLE OF COMMERCIAL BANKS IN FINANCING SMALL SCALE INDUSTRIES IN NIGERIA (A CASE STUDY OF UNION BANK OF NIGERIA PLC)

ABSTRACTThe topic of dissertation is The Role Of Commercial Banks In Financial Small Scale Industries In Nigeria. A case study of Union Bank of Nigeria PLC. The major objective of the study is to ascertain the extent to which Union Bank of Nigeria PLC has helped to financial small scale industries in Nigeria. The instrument of data collection is questionnaires and research questions which formed the source of primary data, while materials from various published articles, textbooks, Journals a...

The role of management accountant in the management of small and medium enterprise (a case study of ado poly. Ventures)

This study seeks to find out the role of the accountant in the management of  small ad medium enterprises. The purpose is to highlight the potential contributions the accountant recognised as the engine of growth of the ghanaian economy

EFFECTIVE AND EFFICIENT REVENUE GENERATING EFFORTS AND THE PERFORMANCE OF UNIVERSITIES IN NIGERIA

ABSTRACTConsidering the invaluable roles and contributions of education to the economic development of a nation, funding of education to enhance meaningful, social and national development should be a national concern. This paper attempts to examine the managerial efforts and efficiency performance of revenue generation efforts of the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB) by highlighting some of the problems facing funding education in Nigeria’s Higher Institutions. To ...

WORKING CAPITAL MANAGEMENT AND PROFITABILITY OF LISTED PHARMACEUTICAL FIRMS IN NIGERIA.

ABSTRACT Working capital management involves the management of the most liquid resources of the firm which includes cash and cash equivalents, inventories, trade debtors and other receivables. Most firms do not ensure optimal level of working capital and this has been a major obstacle to their overall profitability. The study examined the impact of working capital management on the profitability of Pharmaceutical firms listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange market. Correlation and ex-p...

AN APPRAISAL OF THE RELEVANCE OF FINANCIAL INCENTIVES TO WORKERS MOTIVATION (A CASE STUDY OF NATIONAL BOARD FOR TECHNICAL EDUCATION, KADUNA)

ABSTRACTA part from the basic objectives of this research thesis, the impartial fulfillment for the award of master degree in Public Administration in the Department of political Science And Defence Studies, Nigerian Defecnce Academy, Kaduna. The thesis was conducted primarily to ascertain the effectiveness of financial incentives to workers motivation in National Board for Technical Education.The whole research was divided into five chapters. Chapter one deals with the General Introduction, ...


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