Research Papers/Topics in Political Science

Role of Political Science Education in Equipping Youth for Community Development

TABLE OF CONTENTS CHAPTER ONE: INTRODUCTION 1.1       Background of the Study                                                                                           1.2       Statement of the Problem                                                                                           1.3    ...

How do the Dynamics of International Relations become Shaped by Climate Change?

This research study examines the implications of India's involvement in global climate change debates on the dynamics of international relations and the reciprocal consequences of India's involvement on the evolving field of international relations.

Resource Control Agitation and Political Stability in Nigeria: a Case Study of South-south Nigeria

ABSTRACT  The study examined the resource control agitation and political stability in Nigeria: a case study of south south Nigeria. It explained the concepts and dynamics of the resource control agitation and political stability in Nigeria. The related literatures were reviewed  and Rawls Theory of justice was employed at course of the research. Study made use of secondary sources of data bring to an end, the agitation, for the interest of the whole Nigeria and her international study...

Role of Caste and Religion in Indian Politics - A Case Study of Uttar Pradesh

Table of Contents: 1. Acknowledgement 2. Certificate 3 Declaration 4. Introduction 5. Why did I chose this topic? 6. Background of politics of the state and Politics of elections in the State since 7. The Role of Caste in Politics of Uttar Pradesh 8 The Role of Religion in Politics of Uttar Pradesh 9 Research Methodology 10 Conclusion 11 References

History of India Rise

RISE OF INDIA The Bay of Bengal is located in Southeast of India, the Indian Ocean is situated in the south and the Arabian Sea is flowing in the Southwest of India. India is the seventh largest country of the world and covers one third of Asia, in terms of area it consists of 3,287,263 square KM. [i] Bhutan lies in its north, China and Nepal lie in its northwest, while Indian border touches to Pakistan from its western border. Bangladesh and Myanmar is on its east. Being a largest country...

A Comparative Study of Gun Violence in the World

Gun violence poses a significant challenge in the modern world. Gun-related violence refers to criminal acts perpetrated using small weapons or rifles. The proliferation of firearms has been implicated in the escalation of criminal activities as well as the perpetration of violence and loss of life on a global scale. The phenomenon under consideration has reached an endemic state, resulting in a higher mortality rate compared to HIV and other global diseases. Furthermore, there has been a not...

Social Media and Politics in Anambra State (2014-2018)

ABSTRACT The essence of this work is to study social media and politics in Anambra State with the timeframe, 2014 to 2018. The concepts of social media and politics were discussed as well as the relationship between the two concepts. This work basically studied how social media influences the political processes and activities of Anambra State. The effective use of social media on politics and as well the challenges confronting social media deployment in politics. The study was quantitative ...

An Analysis of Technical Education Programmes in Nigeria: A Study of Nasarawa State Polytechnic, Lafia 2001-2007

Since the 80s Nigeria has been struggling to build a solid base for economic development and growth, which has seen little success. Our technical institutions, especially the polytechnics are only for the theoretical training which does not respond effectively to the needs of our socioeconomic development nor our changing national environment. This absence of an indigenous capacity to conduct basic and applied research work in emerging areas of science and technology has continued to engender...

Nigeria-Israeli Economic Relations (1992-2010)

ABSTRACT  The research work examines the economic relations of Israel and Nigeria from 1992 to 2010. In order to ensure an in-depth comprehension of this relationship, in this study, Nigeria’s foreign policy towards Israel relating to foreign investment, bilateral trade, foreign Aid and diplomatic interactions, were reviewed. Undoubtedly, Nigeria’s foreign policy towards Israel was seldom subjected to referendum or public hearing to arrive at a peoples’ oriented resolution and adoption...

Problems of the United Nations Peacekeeping Operations in Africa A Critical Analysis of the Congolese Question. 1960-2011

ABSTRACT  Africa has been by far the most important regional setting for the peacekeeping operations of the United Nations. This is as a result of decades of unending and increasing tensions which have been complex and multidimensional in Africa. This research gives a general background on the emergence and causes of conflict in Africa. It critically analyzes the reasons why most countries engulfed by war especially the Democratic Republic Congo have always allowed the United Nations to medi...

Trans-Border Co-Operation and the Enforcement of Maritime Security in the Gulf of Guinea

ABSTRACT Trans-border co-operation in the mitigation of maritime insecurity has remained a veritable and time-honoured measure for the control of illicit maritime activities the world over. Essentially, this is because of the trans-boundary character of such criminal activities. The resource-laden Gulf of Guinea region has remained largely under-utilized because of the high incidence of piracy, sea banditry and illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing within the maritime domain. Thi...

The Impact of Public Policy on the Education Sector in Nigeria A Study of Kogi State, 1992-2011

ABSTRACT Public policies on education form a framework of the direction governments intend the education sector to take with the view to enhancing the efficiency and productivity of its human resources in order to achieve the nation’s needed development. This is due to the prime place the human capital occupies in coordinating the other factors of production. Therefore, this study sought the impact of public policy on the education sector in Nigeria, with a focus on Kogi state, 1992-2011. ...

International Criminal Court (I.C.C.) and Post Conflict Peace Building Process in Liberia 2003-2013

Abstract Liberia is a country located in West Africa, it has experienced two protracted civil wars, one from 1989 to 1996 and the second from 1999 to 2003. With the end of the first civil war, Charles Taylor emerged as the President of the country. His coming to power nevertheless came with lots of quagmire. However, after the first civil war, many peace building processes have been carried out to arrest the situation of incessant violence in the country, these processes to a relative extent...

The Effects of Currency Redesign on Vote Buying and the Quality of the Electoral Process in Ikere Local Government of Ekiti State

In an announcement made by the Central Bank of Nigeria governor on October 26, 2022, it was disclosed that new Naira notes would be introduced to replace the existing denominations of 200, 500, and 1,000 Naira notes. The redesign was scheduled to come into effect on Thursday, December 15, 2022 few weeks to the 2023 general elections. This research study examines the effects of the currency redesign on vote buying, quality and integrity of the electoral process in Ikere Local Government Area o...

An Assessment of Local Government Administration in Kwara State: A Study of Baruten and Ilorin West Local Governments (1999-2007)

Local government is a body crated by law to provide a specified range of services to the local people because of the difficulty by the state to administered successful all her functions through the central organ. “After decades of the creation of local governments in Nigeria and the reforms they undergone, the development profile of our local communities remain woeful” inspite of the funds they received from both federal and state government over the years. Using Baruten and Ilorin W...


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