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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: An Appraisal of Tax Administration in Nigeria
Abdulgaffar, Ahmed Alhaji

Department of Commercial Law, Faculty of Law, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria


Title: The Anti-Corruption Crusade and the Fight against Insurgency in Nigeria
Jooji, Innocent Tyomlia

Department of Political Science and Diplomacy Veritas University Abuja


Title: Self-Reliance and Sectoral Complementarity: Recipes for Nigeria's Economic Transformation
Vincent Tam Eremie

Department of Political Science, Ignatius Ajuru University of Education, Rumuolumeni, Port Harcourt, Nigeria

Title: Value Chain Agricultural Development Programme and Food Security in Anambra State: A Critical Assessment
1Madubueze, M. H. C., 2Dike, Ego E. & 3Okpalibekwe, U. N.

1,2&3Department of Public Administration, Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University, Anambra State


Title: Role of United National High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) and Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in Africa
1Muhammad Sani Aliyu & 2Muhammed Isah

1Department of Architecture, Federal Polytechnic, Waziri Umaru Birnin Kebbi
2Department of Sociology, Usmanu Danfodiyo University, Sokoto (UDUSOK)


Title: Foreign Direct Investment and Growth of Small and Medium Scale Enterprises in Nigeria, 1986 – 2016
1Gandu Sunday & 2Helen Ishaku Andow

1Department of Economics, Kaduna State College of Education, Gidan Waya, Kaduna
2Department of Business Administration, Kaduna State University, Kaduna


Title: An Overview of the Nigerian Health Care Delivery System: Prospects and Challenges
Oguchi, Chinweuba Benjamin

Department of Economics Veritas University, Abuja

Title: The Impact of Cope Programme in Changing the Poverty Status of the Rural PoorHouseholds inAnambra State, Nigeria
1Okeke, Chinyere Charity, 2Onugu, Charles Uchenna & 3Unoaku Ekwegbalu

1Department of Agricultural Economics and Extension, Nnamdi Azikiwe University Awka.
2Faculty of Agriculture, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka.
3Environmental Vanguard International (EVI)

Title: Relationship between Liquidity and Profitability in Commercial Banks in Africa
Ibbih Joseph M.

Department of Economics, Faculty of Social Sciences, Nasarawa State University, Keffi-Nigeria


Title: The Impact of Audited Financial Statements on Commercial Banks in Anambra State
1Ejezie Sabina, 2Anichebe A. S. & 3Onyegbule Florence Tochi

1&3Department of Accountancy, Federal Polytechnic Oko
2Department of Accountancy, Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University,  Igbariam Campus

Title: Site and Services as a Viable Option for Accelerated Housing Development in Nigeria
1Keke Onyinye Vivian, 2Chikezie Okoronkwo & 3Ifediora Christian Osita

1Department of Estate Management, Nnamdi Azikiwe University Awka
2Department of Estate Management, Federal Polytechnic Nekede.
3Ajayi Crowther University Oyo


Title: Research and Development: A Focus on the Level of Research Publications in Journals by Lecturers
1Felix Ojong & 2Bessong Fidelis Ejar

1Department of Sociology University of Calabar, Calabar.
2Cross River State College of Education, Akamkpa


Title: Impact of Local Participation in Projects Implementation on the Socio-Economic Wellbeing in Obubra Local Government Area, Cross RiverState, Nigeria
1Judith Otu & 2Bassey E. Anam

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