Attitude of Consumers towards Public Utilities.

Attitude of Consumers towards Public Utilities. (A Case Study of Power Holding Company Formerly Called Nepa)

Literature Review

Consumer Behaviour (An Over View)

The term consumer behaviour has been viewed from many vantage points by many authors.  A consensus of opinions seems to be a mirage.  The study of consumer behaviour explains who the consumer is, what are his preferences and what influence his action.

These questions are vital to any form that wishes to achieve the goal marketing concepts. We need to look at some authors’ views here on the subject matter. Read More »

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Comparative Determination of Protein Contents of Breadfruit, Brown Beans and Soybeans

 Comparative Determination of Protein Contents of Breadfruit, Brown Beans and Soybeans

Literature Review

Protein

Proteins are large biomolecules, or macromolecules consisting of one or more long chains of amino acid residues (Hermann, 2002). Proteins perform a vast array of functions within organisms, including catalysis metabolic reactions DNA replication, responding to stimuli, and transporting molecules from one location to another. Protein differ from the another primarily in their sequence of amino acids, which is dictated by the nucleotide sequence of protein folding into a specific three dimensional structure that determines the activity (Genton, 2010). Read More »

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Determination of the Level of Ethanol in Alcoholic Beverages Produced in Nigeria

Determination of the Level of Ethanol in Alcoholic Beverages Produced in Nigeria as an Indication for Safety Standard

Literature Review

A drink or beverage is a liquid, which is specifically prepared for human consumption. In addition to filling a basic human need, beverage from part of culture of human society. In medieval times the term beverage was used to indicate alcoholic drinks. In this century, a variety of drinks have been developed, which are non-alcoholic and the wood beverage is now used to indicate all foods, which are consumed in liquid form (Morris Jacob, 1999). Read More »

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Effect of Population Growth on Land Resources Development

Effect of Population Growth on Land Resources Development”. A Case Study in Aba Urban of Abia State

Introduction

The common problem facing most state in Nigeria today is how to improve the standard of living of the vast majority of their people.

Consequently, most state like Abia is involved in a variety of programmes designed to speed up the process of socio-economic and physical development. Development planners in different parts of Abia have realized in relent time that understanding of the population in the development process of Abia is important. Read More »

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Ethanol Production from Yam (Discorea Spp) Peels

 Ethanol Production from Yam (Discorea Spp) Peels

Introduction

  • Background of the study

Yams (Discorea spp) of the family Diocoreaceae are members of the flowering plant. They are monocots, related to palms, grasses and archids. Most yam species grow in the tropics and subtropics area with fairly heavy total annual rainfall, but with a definite day season. During the rainy season, they produced one or more underground tubers to store food and water through the dry season the tubers are thickened stems. Most yam plant have small flower with one plant having only male or female flower (Kay, 1987). Read More »

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Impact of Effective Building Production Management in Successful Building Project Delivery

Impact of Effective Building Production Management in Successful Building Project Delivery in Awka Anambra State

Introduction

Background to the Study

The Nigeria construction industry has witnessed continued growth at a phenomenal rate construction methods have witnessed changes with current trends tending towards industrialization, mechanization, prefabrication and the authomation of all the processes involved in the erection and installation of structure Kashish C. (2016). All these require high management impact with the population explosion and continued demand for new building of all kinds couple with the infrastructural facilities there is the need for professional practitioners in the building industry to impart knowledge of production management toward construction planning at the design stage for successful building delivering with appropriate construction tools. Robert F.C. and Michael C.L. (2001) Read More »

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Impact of Reward on Organizational, Profitability and Employees Performance

Impact of Reward on Organizational, Profitability and Employees Performance. (A Study of Emenite Ltd, Emene Branch, Enugu State)

Introduction

1.1 Background of the Study

Emenike ltd was incorporated in 1961 as turner abestors Cement (TAC Nigeria Ltd,) the company commenced the actual business of manufacturing re-forced fiber-cement material such as roofing-sheet and flat sheets (ceiling board in 1963). The product line was later expanded to include pressure pipes. In 1988, turners building (turner assistors cement TAC ltd Emene was acquired by Emenite group of Belgium and in 1989, the name was charged to Emenite ltd. Read More »

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Incidence of Urinary Schistosomiasis and the Contributory Risk Factors among School Children

Incidence of Urinary Schistosomiasis and the Contributory Risk Factors among School Children in Agulu.

Literature Review

Records indicates that bloody urine was a well-recognized disease symptom in Northern Africa in ancient times.

In about 1950 BC, an Egyptian Pharoah wrote of urinary bladder disturbances that were probably Schistosoma haematobium

The criteria used to denote the disease was a dripping penis. At least 50 reference to this condition have been found in surviving  Egyptian papyri and calcified eggs of Schitosoma haematobium have been found in Egyptian mummies dated back to 1200bC (Roberts et al, 2010). Read More »

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the problems of personnel management and its effect on workers productivity in the selected business organizations

the problems of personnel management and its effect on workers productivity in the selected business organizations in Aguata Local Government Area

Review of Related Literature

This literature review is aim at improving personnel management problems in the sense to have efficiency in the management of the selected business organizations in Aguata Local Government Area. Read More »

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Magazine Reading Behavior of Students in Tertiary Institutions

Magazine Reading Behavior of Students in Tertiary Institutions in Anambra State (A Case Study of Federal College of Education (Tech) Umunze

Introduction

Magazine is a type of printed publication. It is a periodical publication containing articles and illustrations often on a past and present events aimed and written for a particular readership.

Magazine are usually published weekly, monthly or bi-monthly. It is like the newspaper only that they are well and better packaged, bound together and contains in-depth and well researched news. Read More »

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