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January-March 2019 (Vol 7 Issue 1)

Effect of Equity on Financial Performance of Selected Companies Listed in the Nairobi Securities Exchange, Kenya
Zachary Mwangi Gathara; James M. Kilika, PhD; James N. Maingi, PhD.
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Government Expenditure and Unemployment: Examination of the Nigerian Evidence
Ebi, R. O. PhD. & Ibe, R. C. PhD
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October-December 2018 (Vol 6 Issue 4)

Brand Awareness and Market Performance of Food and Beverage Firms in Rivers State, Nigeria
Harcourt, Horsfall & Ozo Johnson Ubaka (Ph.D)
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Business Education Students’ Innovative Ideas and Skills Acquisition in a Recessed Economy
Dr. Okiridu, Obulord S. Frank & Bupo, Godwin Omoni
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Effect of Firm Characteristics on Financial Performance of Listed Firms in Nairobi Securities Exchange
John Karori Nyamiobo, Willy Muturi, Walter Bichanga Okibo,Tobias Olweny
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Cashless Policy in Models of Economic Growth: The Nigerian Evidence
Ibe, R. C. PhD & Odi, E. R. PhD
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Understanding the Role of Company Secretary in Ensuring Good Corporate Governance in Nigerian Public Company
Nzarga, Felix D. & Mohammed Ibrahim
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Students’ Performance in Financial Accounting: Implications for Business Organizations In The Niger Delta
Bupo Godwin Omoni, Oboh Augusta Omonze & Nwosu Favour Chimerenma
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Rape in a Contemporary Nigeria: The urgent Need for a Review of the Legal Responses
Dr. Adekunbi Imosemi & Miss. Odusanya Adedamola
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July-September 2018 (Vol 6 Issue 3)

The Effect of Sustainability Reporting on Corporate Performance of Selected Quoted Brewery Firms in Nigeria
Dr. Akabom I. Asuquo ; Dada Esther Temitayo & Onyeogaziri Udonna Raphael
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Corporate Governance Practices and Competitive Advantage of Kenolkobil Company Limited, Kenya
James Muhinja Nginyo; Dr. Thomas Katua Ngui & Dr. Joseph Franklin Ntale
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Sales Promotion Dimensions and Consumer Loyalty: An Empirical Investigation of Nigerian Manufacturing Companies in Oyo State
Onikola, Yemisi. S. & Adedokun, Femi. B.
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The Relationship Between Job Characteristics and Employee Performance: A Review
Caroline Minoo Matilu & Professor Peter K’Obonyo
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External Reserve Management and the Nigerian Economy (1990 – 2015)
Egbulonu, Kelechukwu Godslove (Ph.D) & Akamike, Okechukwu Joseph
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April-June 2018 (Vol. 6 Issue 2)

A Critique of the Andoni (Obolo) Discriminatory Practices Against Women’s Property Rights
Igoni, Ephraim Solomon
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Corporate Branding and Marketing Success of Quick Service Restaurants
Ateke, Brown Walter & Nwulu, Chinyere Stella
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Exploration of Firms’ Survival Strategies Amidst Economic Recession in Nigeria
Adaranijo L.O., Bakare, Lawal A. & Ajiteru, W.O.
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Effect of Strategic Planning on Organizational Performance and Profitability
Monye, M.C & Ibegbulem, A. B.
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An Examination of the Scope of Freedom from Discrimination under the Universal Declaration of Human Rights Convention
Patricia Izuka Tom
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Entrepreneurial Mentoring Application and Benchmarking in Out-of-School Vocational Training Centres.
Kayii, NumbaraBari Emmanuel & Uranta, Akiebie Beneth
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Determinants of Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) Performance in Delta State, Nigeria
Ojuye, Thomas Enewerone & Egberi, Onyeyime Edith
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January-March 2018 (Vol 6 Issue 1)

Consumer Knowledge and Purchase Intention of Healthcare Product Consumers in Rivers State Ateke, Brown Walter & Didia, J. U. D. Download Full Drivers of Procurement Performance in the Motor Industry: A Case of CMC Motors Group, Kenya Juma Veronica Ayieko & Dr. Justus Kinoti Download Full Corporate Governance and Income Smoothing in the Nigerian Deposit Money Banks Manukaji, Ijeoma Juliana Download Full Effects of Product Quality on Customer Satisfaction: A Review of Manufacturing Company’s Performance in Anambra State Olise, Moses Chigbata & Ojiaku, Obinna Christian Download Full Strategies for Competing Effectively in International Business Abdikarim Ibrahim Abdow & Dr. Joyce Ariri Download Full Violation of International Humanitarian Law by Parties to the Armed Conflict in the Northeast Nigeria Dr. Hagler Okorie Download Full Evaluating the Value for Money Question in Public Private Partnerships in Nigeria Dr. George Nwangwu Download Full Alternative Dispute Resolution and Its Relevancy in Criminal Matters Aduaka Charles Emenogha & Marshal Umukoro Onnome Download Full Empirical Assessment of Factors Capable of Boosting Internally Generated Revenue Collections in Edo State Osaheni Igbinigie; Sunday Oseiweh Ogbeide & Lucky Charity Omoregie Download Full Corporate Planning and Crisis Containment Strategies: Insights for 21st Century Business Educators Ohaka, Nyeche Christopher Download Full Operational Guides To Successful Domestic Arbitration Proceedings in Nigeria Aduaka, Charles Emenogha Download Full

October-December 2017 (Vol 5 Issue 4)

Role of Procurement Management on Performance of State Institutions in Kenya: A Case of Kenya Prisons Services Gladwell Kanana Karangi & Dr. Patrick Mwangangi Download Full
 Influence of the Kenya Constitution on Revenue Allocation Formula in Kenya Jared Abongo Onyango & Headmound Okari Isoe Download Full
 Comparing Liability Limitation Law for Shipowners in Nigeria with Air Transport Subsector Law Abangwu, Nzeribe Ejimnkeonye Download Full 
 Project Management Practices and Implementation of Information Technology Projects among Selected Commercial Banks in Kenya Mongare, Camanda Felix & Dr. Rosemary James Download Full
 Impact of Telecommunication on Small Scale Businesses for Employment Generation among Youth in Rivers State Nnodim, A. U. Download Full
Enforcement of ICSID Convention Arbitral Awards and National Courts in Nigeria Prof Greg. C. Nwakoby; Dr. Charles Emenogha Aduaka & Chiamaka Orabueze Download Full
A Critique of the Role of the Insurance Sector in Nigeria – A Legal Perspective Chigozie Nwagbara Download Full
Overview of Ecological Accounting with Particular Reference to Internal Ecological Accounting Igbodo, Anthony Abhiele;Dr. (Mrs.) Mary Josiah & Emuze, Ijeoma Blessing Chioma Download Full
Plea Bargaining in Nigeria: an Aftermath of the Administration of Criminal Justice Act 2015 Dr. Adekunbi Imosemi Download Full
Crime Reduction in Nigeria: the Pertinent Roles of the Judiciary In ensuring an Effective Criminal Justice Administration Dr. Adekunbi Imosemi & Adewale Kupoluyi Download Full Tax Exemptions and Foreign Direct Investment: Nigeria Oil and Gas Free Zone Dr. Nwaiwu, N. J. & Macgregor, T.C. Download Full Expenditure Pattern and Economic Growth in Nigeria from 1990 to 2014 Debekeme, B. & Briggs, C. A. Download Full

July-September 2017 (Vol 5 Issue 3)

Influence of Creativity and Innovation on Family Business: An Empirical Investigation in Oyo State, Nigeria Odebiyi, Itunu. I.; Ijiwole, Adeola .A & Abodunde, Sola .M View Abstract Download Full Capital Structure and Its Effect on the Financial Performance of Nigerian Insurance Industry Adeyemi, Adewumi Z.; Unachukwu, J. C & Oyeniyi, Kamar. O View Abstract Download Full Working Capital Management and its Influence on the performance of Small Scale Enterprises in Osun State, Nigeria Fasesin, Oladipo Oluwafolakemi, Ayo-Oyebiyi, G. T., Folajin, Oyetayo. O View Abstract Download Full A Critique of the National Environmental (Standards for Telecommunication and Broadcast Facilities) Regulations, 2011 Felix Daniel Nzarga & Jared Jabed Mballo View Abstract Download Full The Role of CSR on Financial Performance of Companies Listed at the Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE) John Karori Nyamiobo, Willy Mwangi Muturi, Walter Bichanga Okibo & Tobias Olweny View Abstract Download Full

July-September 2017 (Vol 5 Issue 3) [Special Issue]

The Antithesis of Nigerian Local Content Act 2010 to Nigeria’s Laws, Global Trade and Investment Norms Dr. Ituma, Chibueze Calistus View Abstract Download Full

April-June 2017 (Vol 5 Issue 2)

Determinants of Compliance with Access to Government Procurement Opportunities (AGPO) Regulations for Special Groups by Public Universities in Kenya Mwangi Peter Nduati; Dr. Karanja & Prof. Namusonge View Abstract Download Full A Profitability-Focused Assessment of Financial Literacy Level of Southeastern Nigeria SMEs Samuel N. Akanno, Nneoma J. Emejuru, Ahmed Khalid View Abstract Download Full Influence of Inventory Management Systems on Performance of Gas Manufacturing Firms in Nairobi City County, Kenya Norah Munyiva Ngei & Dr. Allan Kihara View Abstract Download Full Technological Innovation as a Vital Force Towards Enhancement of Performance of Telecommunication Companies in Kenya Dr. Headmound Okari & Dr. Benoit Katula View Abstract Download Full Influence of Budget Planning on the Performance of Counties in Kenya Philip Nyanumba, Gladys Rotich, Mouni Gekara, Victor Keraro & Headmound Okari View Abstract Download Full

January-March 2017 (Vol 5 Issue 1)

Contribution of Leadership Styles and Management Structures on Leadership Performance of Listed Companies in Kenya Richard Mwangangi, Wario Guyo, Makori Moronge & Victor Keraro View Abstract Download Full The Effect of Income Smoothing and Earnings Quality on Financial Performance of Firms Umobong, Asian Asian & Ogbonna, G.N View Abstract Download Full Foreign Exchange and Interest Rates and Manufacturing Output in Nigeria Nwokoro, Athanasius N. View Abstract Download Full Marketing Strategies in Woodwork Enterprises in Ongata Rongai: Kajiado District in Kenya Njoori Ruth Wanjiru & Prof. G.S. Namusonge View Abstract Download Full The Impact of Foreign Direct Investment on Economic Growth in Nigeria Aguda, Niyi, A. Ph.D & Oladoja,Ismaila View Abstract Download Full

October-December 2016 (Vol 4 Issue 4)

Challenges Facing Implementation of Public Procurement Regulations in Public Institutions in Kenya: A Case of Nairobi City County Government Jackson Njoroge & Edith Ngugi View Abstract Download Full  Influence Of Total Quality Management On Procurement Performance In Telecommunication Industry In Kenya: A Case Of Safaricom Company Limited Susan Wachera Macharia & Dr. Patrick Mwangangi View Abstract Download Full Corporate Governance System and Financial Performance of Quoted Insurance Companies in Nigeria Ebere, Chukwuma Christopher; Ibanichuka E.A.L. & Ogbonna G.N View Abstract Download Full Impact of Internally Generated Revenue On Performance Of Local Government In Rivers State, Nigeria Ironkwe, Uwaoma I.& Ndah, Eze Nwoka View Abstract Download Full Comparative Analysis Of Normal And Logistic Distributions Modeling Of Stock Exchange Monthly Returns In Nigeria (1995- 2014) Eke, Charles N View Abstract Download Full The Philosophy Of Punishment As Attainable Under English And Islamic Laws Sulaiman Olayiwola Rabi’u View Abstract Download Full Audit and Compensation Committee Overlap and Financial Reporting Quality of Firms Umobong, Asian A View Abstract Download Full

July-September 2016 (Vol 4 Issue 3)

Factors Affecting Sales Team Motivation in Multi-National Pharmaceuticals In Kenya: A Case Study of Astrazeneca, Eastafrica Jacqueline Mukami Wambua & Dr. Joyce Nzulwa View Abstract Download Full The State of the Proliferation of Small Arms and Light Weapons in Sub-Saharan Africa: Regional, State and Local Causes Ibrahim Abdullahi View Abstract Download Full The Intentional Tort of Invasion of Privacy in the Private Employment Sector: Legal Analysis and Recommendations for Managers Frank J. Cavico & Bahaudin G. Mujtaba View Abstract Download Full Stemming The Wheels Of Child Labour For The Economic Gains Of The Parents In Nigeria: Investigating The Role of The Law Adekunbi Imosemi & Abangwo Nzeribe View Abstract Download Full A Legal Appraisal Of The Concepts Of Shares And Debentures As Company Securities In Nigeria Chigozie Nwagbara View Abstract Download Full Investigation of Factors Responsible for Job Dissatisfaction Among Staff in Delta State Polytechnic, Ogwashi-Uku, Delta State, Nigeria Anuligo, Rosemary Njideka & Owabor Emeke, Godchoice View Abstract Download Full

April-June, 2016 (Vol 4 Issue 2)

Corporate Social Responsibility: A Study Of Oil Transnational Corporations In Nigeria. Chigbu E. Ezeji & Osmond N. Okonkwo View Abstract Download Full Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Judgments at Common Law Chigozie Nwagbara View Abstract Download Full Strategic Management Practices among Technical Training Institutions in Kenya: A Case Study of Technical Training Institutions in Nairobi Beatrice W. Chiuri View Abstract Download Full Influence of Product Differentiation Strategy in Achieving Competitive Advantage in Commercial Banks: A Case of Equity Bank Limited Johnpeter Njoroge Kireru; Dr. Kepha Ombui, Dr. Jane omwenga View Abstract Download Effects Of Micro Finance Banks Liquidity On The Working Capital Of Small And Medium Scale Enterprises Atarere, Lovy O.I. View Abstract Download Full Globalization and Environmental Sustainability: Challenges to Strategic Management in Nigerian Organizations Prof. Loveday Okere & Amadi, Reginald View Abstract Download Full The Management Perception on the Effect of External Environment towards Challenges of Strategy Implementation in Selected Sugar Companies in Kenya Moses Osia Mwanje; Wario Guyo & Willy Muturi View Abstract Download Full MFI Institutional Policies and the Transformation of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises in Kenya Benson Mwaniki; Roselyn Gakure; George Orwa & Wario Guyo View Abstract Download Full

January-March 2016 (Vol 4 Issue 1)

A Review of the Advertisement Restraint Provisions in Nigerian Drug Laws Eze, Amaka G. View Abstract Download Full Administrative Law as the Bedrock of Administrative Agencies and Procedure in Nigeria Chigozie Nwagbara View Abstract Download Full Influence of Supply Chain Management Systems on Construction Project Performance in National Irrigation Board in Kenya Kimondo, J.M.; R.N. Mutuku & M. O Winja View Abstract Download Full Combating Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing – The Nigerian Experience Agu, Bertram Onyebuchi; Simon N. P. Nwankwo; Onwuka, Ifeanyi Onuka View Abstract Download Full An Exploratory Review of Total Quality Management and Organizational Performance George O. Tasie View Abstract Download Full The Principles of Islamic Banking and the Nigerian Business Environment Obidike C. Paul & Okonkwo N. Osmond View Abstract Download Full Application of Capital Asset Pricing Model (CAPM) on Real Property Investment in Nigeria Ekenta, Chukwuemeka View Abstract Download Full The High and Multiple Taxation as An Impediment to Quality of Telecommunications Service in Nigeria: A Critical Appraisal Ibrahim Zakariyya Olanrewaju View Abstract Download Full

October-December 2015 (Vol 3 Issue 4)

Challenges of Micro and Small Enterprises’ (MSEs) Capability on Participation in Public Procurement Market Njuguna Humphrey Kimani; Dr. Patrick Karanja Ngugi & Dr. George Orwa View Abstract Download Full Jurisprudence of Genetic Engineering in Nigeria: Prospects and Challenges for Human Dignity in the Light of the National Health Act 2014 Ikenga K. E. Oraegbunam View Abstract Download Full Effect Of Risk Management On The Financial Performance Of Companies Quoted In The Nairobi Securities Exchange John K. Kinyua; Roselyn Gakure; Mouni Gekara; George Orwa View Abstract Download Full The Role Of The Commercial And Development Banks In Nigeria As Recognised Under The Law Chigozie Nwagbara View Abstract Download Full Corporate Governance in the Nigerian Banking Sector – An Empirical Analysis Okoro, Blessing C. View Abstract Download Full Impact of Board Composition on Critical Board Decisions – Evidence from Nigeria Ifeanyi Onuka Onwuka & Sergius Nwannebuike Udeh View Abstract Download Full An Appraisal of the Role of Trademark in the Protection of Consumers: Nigeria and China Compared Eze Amaka G. View Abstract Download Full Curbing the Incidence of Unfair Dismissal in Nigeria: Lesson from Other Jurisdictions Umenweke, M.N. & M. I. Anushiem View Abstract Download Full

July-September 2015 (Vol 3 Issue 3)

A Critical Review Of The Law Of Environmental Protection For Manufacturing Industries In Nigeria Kenneth Kingsley Ezeibe & Dr. Meshach Nnama Umenweke View Abstract Download Full An Analysis Of Statutory Provisions And Case Law For Trade Marks Registration Under The Nigeria Trade Marks Act Sunday A. Fagbemi View Abstract Download Full The Effect Of Ebola Virus Disease On Bush Meat Consumption In Calabar Municipal, Nigeria Ndem Samuel; Maurice Ezekiel & Nbana Daphne Doole View Abstract Download Full Corporate Governance Practices: An Overview Of The Evolution Of Corporate Governance Codes In Nigeria Junaidu Bello Marshall View Abstract Download Full The Concept Of Rights:To Be Or Not To Be? Chigozie Nwagbara View Abstract Download Full

January-March 2019