Social & Management Sciences

Research Papers/Topics in Social & Management Sciences

NATIONAL INSURANCE COMMISSION AND CORPORATE GOVERNANCE IN NIGERIA, 2016

ABSTRACT This study examines the role played by NAICOM in the institution of good corporate governance culture in the Nigerian insurance industry. This was done by determining how successful the NAICOM, as the insurance industry regulator, has been in instilling a sound corporate governance culture in the industry. The Nigerian insurance industry have over the years been plagued by under-capitalization, poor human capital and professional skills, poor returns on capital, insurance p...

THE ROLE OF POLICE-COMMUNITY RELATIONS IN COMBATING CRIME IN IKEJA LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREA OF LAGOS STATE, NIGERIA

CHAPTER ONEINTRODUCTION BACKGROUND OF THE STUDYAll over the world, the importance and relevance of the police institution have been acknowledged. The acknowledgement is predicated on the need of community interest in terms of rights, duties and obligations which are different facts of the contractual nature of the human society (Smah, 2012; Zems, 2013). The police of the community are a beacon of hope and pride at any point in time. They owe the duty to protect the territorial integrity ...

Effect of mass media on the society

Essay On Effect Of mass media in a society (3067 words)OUTLINES:-INTRODUCTION TO MASS MEDIANEGETIVE EFFECT OF THE MASS MEDIA:POSITIVE EFFECT OF MASS MEDIATHE SOLUTIONS TO AVOIDING NEGETIVE INFLUENCE:POSITIVE EFFECT OF MASS MEDIACONCLUSION

The impact of commercial bank credits on sme growth in Nigeria

AbstractThe lack of adequate finance has led to decline in the growth of the Small and Medium Scale Enterprise (SME) sector in Nigeria even with various instruments and policies put in place. This study employed Co-integration and Error Correlation Method (ECM) techniques to investigate the impact of commercial bank credits on SME growth in Nigeria between 1980 and 2016. The results revealed that SMEs and selected macroeconomic variables included in the model have a long run relationship with...

AN EVALUATION OF THE SUPPLY CHAIN RISKS IN PROCURE-TO-PAY PRACTICES IN PRIVATE SECTOR

Abstract The later part of the twentieth century recognized that procurement function can strategically position firms and are unceasingly utilizing its developing role. There are outstanding indications in most markets that cost is the order winning criterion and there are also many other markets that form their winning criteria through on-time and ethical supply for goods and services. Surprisingly, procurement function not only ensure the need to supply timely or ethically bu...

Forensic accounting: A moderator to fraud risk factors in the Nigerian deposit money banks

Abstract Key words forensic accounting DMBs pressure opportunity rationalization     The primary role of the forensic accountant/examiners is the depending fraudulent litigations before a competent court of jurisdictions. In addition the forensic accounting index sore (FAIS)if followed strictly will of no doubt prevent financial malpractices in the Deposit Money Banks (DMBs) liste...

Leadership in a changing socio economic environment: the role of a cooperate leader

This paper was written to define, determine and evaluate the various roles a corporate leader plays in a changing socio-economic environment and organization renewal.  This paper evaluates the socio-economic environment and how it affects an organization, also the various type of corporate leadership style that would suit different level of organization renewal was reviewed, and the paper also focused on the various implications and impacts of a corporate leader’s decisions and cause o...

RECYCLING LEADERSHIP, AN ANTITHETICAL APPROACH TO YOUTH DEVELOPMENT AND NIGERIA FUTURE_BY_Godday Ojore Aghedo

ABSTRACTThis paper addresses the dangers of recycling leadership or political governance on the future of any nation and the development of the young talents and potentials. It suffices to say that it is antithetical to youth development and detrimental to the future of the nation. It is a common practice in Africa to see old people in their 70s and 80s still clinging to political powers. With particular reference to Nigeria, youth participation in the actual governance of the nation h...

Rural Industrialization a vehicle for community development in Anambra state

TABLE OF CONTENTSTitle PageCertification PageApproval PageDedicationAcknowledgementTable of ContentsList of TablesAbstractCHAPTER ONE: INTRODUCTIONBackground  to the StudyStatement of ProblemObjective of the StudySignificance  of the StudyScope and Limitations of the StudyCHAPTER TWO: LITERATURE REVIEW AND RESEARCH METHDOLOGY2.1 Literature Review2.2 Theoretical Framework2.3 Research Hypotheses2.4 Operationalization of Key Concepts2.5 Research Procedure/Methodology2.5.1 Population of...

Non-formal education as a means of poverty eradication

TABLE OF CONTENTS Title page i Certification ii Dedication iii Acknowledgements iv Table of contents vii Abstract ix CHAPTER ONE: 1.1 Background of the study 1 1.2 Statement of the research problem 5 1.3 Statement of the research question 6 1.4 Statement of the research objective 6 1.5 Significance of study 7 1.7 Definition of terms 8 CHAPTER TWO: literature review 2.1 Revi...

The Impact of Management Information System on Business Performance

ABSTRACT The role of Management information system (MIS) in business organizations, has evolved over time to become an integral part of its operations. However most times, emphasis are laid on the roles and importance of  adopting information system and information technology. This study therefore, is designed to explore the impact of management information system on business performance. Primary data was obtained through the administration of questionnaire. The sample size consiste...

Deposit-Bank

This study examined the relationship between non-performing loans and the profitability of banks, with focus on certain deposit money banks (DMBs) in Nigeria. The study adopted a descriptive research design. Data relating to the periods 2008-2017 were collated from the Financial Statements of the relevant banks. The Pearson Product Moment Correlation, as computed via the SPSS, was used to test the four hypotheses holding the study. Non-performing loans, as measured by the ...

Impact of public policy in branding a nation’s Image for Nigeria among Nigerians

Abstract This research work explores the impact of public policy in branding a nation’s Image for Nigeria among Nigerians with specific reference to Economic and Financial Crimes commission. Specifically, the study investigates the feelings and opinions of Nigerians towards Nigeria as a country, determines the effectiveness of crime control agency on security among Nigerians, assess the level at which the introduction of crime control commission has improved the produce of Nigerian i...

AN ASSESSMENT OF NIGERIA PRISON INMATE AND RECIDIVISM AMONG OFFENDERS

The project is on “An assessment of Nigerian prison inmates and recidivism among offenders”, using Kuje Convict Prisons Abuja as a case study. It starts with the introductory chapter, discussed background of the study, statement of the problems and purposes among which are; to examine how effective is prison rehabilitation to inmate, to examine the causes of recidivism; and research questions was meant to examine how effective is prison rehabilitation on inmate?, what are the cause...

DEVELOPMENT OF CYBER CRIMES: A CRITICAL ANALYSIS OF THE IMPACT OF THE CYBER CRIMES ACT IN NIGERIA

All over the world today, we celebrate technology as being an indispensable part of the modern world. One of the products of technology is the internet. The internet today is akin to a web that brings the whole world together through its information and communication technology. The internet development necessitated a change in virtually everything that once obtained in our world so that any business, administration, organization or country that is not abreast of the workings of the internet ...


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