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The International Journal of Advanced Research in Public Policy, Social Development and Enterprise Studies (IJARPPSDES) is a peer-reviewed research-driven Journal that provides intellectual platform for the dissemination of critical and empirical research papers in Public Policy, Social Development and Management Sciences. The Journal publishes original reviews, conceptual and empirical issues, as well as policy discourse that affect the framework of nation building, management practices and sustainable development. The articles in the Journal are open access to different countries around the world.

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Title: Local Government and True Federalism in Nigeria
1Nnamani, Desmond O., 2Ihejirika, Ngozi O. & 3Ekekwe, Ezinwanne
1,2&3Department of Public Administration and Local Government Studies University of Nigeria, Nsukka


Title: Good Governance and Sustainable Capital Projects for National Development
S. I. J Onwusonye

Department Of Quantity Surveying, Imo State University Owerri


Title: Political Economy of Small and Medium-Scale Enterprises in China: Lessons for Nigeria
Y. A. Zoaka, 2Adeniji Adeyinka Samson, 3Ereke Ernest & 4Ogbu Collins

123&4Department of Political Science University of Abuja


Title: Law, Politics and the Socio-Economic Development of Africa: an Appraisal of President Mohammadu Buhari's Emergency Economic Stabilization Bill 2016
John Kalama & 2Love O. Arugu

1&2Department of Political Science, Federal University Otuoke, Bayelsa State


Title: Sustaining Organizational Integrity and Strategies for Corruption Control in Nigerian Public Organizations
Oyidi, Monday Cletus, 2Ebiloma, Abubakar Joseph & 3Ebiojo, Matthew Samuel

1,2&3Department of Public Administration Faculty of Management Sciences, Kogi State University, Anyigba


Title: Constitutional Role and Relevance of Traditional Rulers in Curbing Security Challenges in 21st Century Nigeria
Bello Mohammed Magaji

Department of Public and Comparative Law, Kampala International University, Uganda


Title: Work-Life Balance and Adaptive Performance of Technopreneurs in Lagos State, Nigeria
Kabiru Ishola Genty, 2Rafiu Akanji Bankole& 3Rahmon Olawale Saka

1&2Department of Industrial Relations & Personnel Management Department Lagos State University, Ojo Lagos Nigeria
2Department of Business Administration Department Lagos State University, Ojo Lagos


Title: The Impact of Interest Rate and Bank Loan on the Performance of the Manufacturing Sector in Nigerian (1981-2015)
Adesanya, Babatunde Moses

Department of Economics, University of Abuja


Title: Social Development as a Means of Inculcating the Practice of Entrepreneurship to the Youth: a Remedy to Youth Employment Issues
Iliya Bawa, 2Abdullahi Marshal Idris, 3Adama J. Idris & 4Nyikyaa Miriam Nguavese

1Department of Marketing, Federal Polytechnic, Nasarawa
2Department of Hospitality Management, Federal Polytechnic, Nasarawa
3Department of Business Administration & Management, Federal Polytechnic, Nasarawa
4Department of Accountancy, Federal Polytechnic Nasarawa


Title: Impact of Insurance Service Quality on the Purchase Intentions of Smes' Owner-Managers in Zaria Metropolis
Shuaib Abdulyakeen

Department of Business Administration, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria


Title: Innovative Marketing Strategies and Sales of Foundry Products in Nigeria
Patrick Onumah Agbo & 2Akintunde Olawande Ayeni

1Department of Business Administration, University of Jos, Jos,
2Department of Banking and Finance, University of Jos, Jos,


Title: The Effect of Cashless Banking on the Financial Performance of Small and Medium Scale Enterprises
Adedokun Rofiat

Department of Business Administration, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria


Title: Employees' Relationship and Employees Job Satisfaction in Nigerian Selected Banks
Kabuoh, Margret N., 2Alagbe, Akintunde, 3Chieze, Anthony I. & 4Ogbuanu, Basil K.

1,3&4Department of Business Administration and Marketing Babcock University, Ilishan-Remo Ogun State, Nigeria
2Department of Business Administration, Caleb University Imota Lagos


Title: Board Characteristics and Performance of Foods and Beverages Companies in Nigeria
Aliyu Audu Gemu

Department of Accounting, Ahmadu Bello University Zaria, Nigeria


Title: Credit Card Fraud Detection Using Hidden Markov Model (HMM) and Artificial Neural Network (ANN)
Amanze, B. C. & 2Nwoke, B. C.

1&2Department of Computer Science, Imo State University, Owerri


Title: Corruption and Regional Integration in Africa: the West Africa Experience
Osegbue, Chike & 2Madubueze, Madumelu, H. C.

1Department of Political Science
2Department of Public Administration Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University, Igbariam Campus, Anambra State, Nigeria


Title: Establishing the Nexus between Globalization and Transnational Crimes in Africa: Challenges and Policy Intervention
Kabir Bello

Department of Sociology, Bayero University, Kano-Nigeria


Title: Sustainable Development and Good Governance: a Theoretical Overview
Eze Chris Akani

Political Science Department Ignatius Ajuru University of Education, Rumuolumeni, Rivers State, Nigeria


Title: Integrated Development through Infrastructure and Socio Economic Wellbeing of Rural Dwellers in Nigeria
Bassey E. Anam, 2Felix Onen Eteng & 3Felix Eja Ojong

1Institute of Public Policy & Administration, University of Calabar
2Department of Public Administration, University of Calabar
3Department of Sociology, University of Calabar