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impact of conflict management and how it affects profitability and efficiency in public organizations

impact of conflict management and how it affects profitability and efficiency in public organizations.  A case study Awka postal service organization Awka.

Background of the Study

In any organization, effective administration of the resources available is very important and paramount to the attainment of its objectives. The human aspect of the resources is more important and crucial because it is the one responsible for the coordination of other factors. And more importantly conflict situation among staff, cannot be over-emphasized.

It is known fact that no two workers are the same, even twins are one alike.

Nwankwo (1987), Creston (2002) and Onanuga and Arikewo (2005) describes a management as the careful and systematic arrangements and the use of resources both human and material resources, situation and opportunities for the achievement of specific goals of a given organization. [Read more…]

Conflict management and organizational performance

Conflict management and organizational performance (a study of United Bank for Africa Onitsha Cluster).

Background of the Study:

Conflict being an outcome of behaviour is an integrated part of human life wherever is an interaction, there will be conflict.  Conflict is associated with situations that involved contradictory or irreconcilable interests between two opposing groups.

The basic understanding is that conflict occurs when two goals are in compatible or mutually exclusive people think that harmony is the opposite of conflict. They think that conflict is abnormal and harmony is normal. But that is not so conflict is normal and harmony is the exception rather than rule. [Read more…]

The Niger Delta Crisis: It’s Impact on Nigerian’s National Security

The Niger Delta Crisis: It’s Impact on Nigerian’s National Security

LITERATURE REVIEW

The Niger Delta is one of the numerous parts of the country which have enjoyed considerable academic attention, scholars from different intellectual and academic persuasions have carried out research on different aspect of the history. Society and economy of the Niger Delta, History remains a veritable and indispensable discipline for any critical understanding of Niger Delta Crisis at any period. Also, most of the historical work say up to 1960 do not have direct relevance to the impact which the Niger Delta Crisis is planning in Nigerian national security. However, a fact which remain Niger Delta Crisis can be adequately appreciated with a good knowledge of relevant academic publications on the history of the people and culture of the region called “Niger Delta” it is in this connection that was shall take a cursory look at some core historical literature on the Niger Delta history and people before the demise of colonial rule in 1960. This aspect of review of existing literature will lead us to the one that are published since 1960 and most importantly in the past few years. [Read more…]