Sacha And Diamond Academic Publishers, England, United Kingdom




Volume 3(1) 2013


 ISSN 2045-8460 (ONLINE)

 ISSN 2045-8452 (PRINT)

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The purpose of this journal is to disseminate knowledge and to promote intellectual discussions, research analyses, and pragmatic studies including critiques on topics relevant to wider area of social sciences. AJSS is a multidisciplinary journal covering subjects such as politics, economics, media, information technology, geography, governance, law, foreign trade, corporate social responsibility, business administration, banking/finance, and many others. Scholars and professionals are invited to contribute their knowledge and experience. AJSS publishes only original research papers, research notes and reviews. Papers may be in the form of book review, original manuscripts etc. All manuscripts undergo peer reviews.  AJSS is a fast growing and highly rated international journal and listed on the front page of the American Economic Association's World Top Journals list (Econlit);The American Economic Association's electronic database maintains high-quality standards long recognized by subscribers to the Journal of Economic Literature (JEL) and is a reliable source of citations and abstracts to economic and social science research.



Professor Dimitris Kamsaris, Monarch Business School, University for Graduate School and Management, Switzerland



Professor (Mrs) Jane Kabubo-Mariara, Director and Dean, School of Economics, University of Nairobi, Kenya



Professor Jason L. Powell, Dept. of Social Gerontology, Faculty of Health and Life Sciences, Coventry University, England, United Kingdom



Dr. M. I Tareque, Dept of Population Science & Human Resource Development, University of Rajshahi, Bangladesh 




Dr. Akalemwa Ngenda , School of Law, Brunel University, England, United Kingdom 


Dr. Abdulkadir A Egal, Centre for Sustainable Livelihoods, Vaal University of Technology, South Africa  

Professor Godwin A. 
Ugal, Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Calabar, Nigeria

Professor Aida M. El-Asfahani, Faculty of Agriculture, United Arab Emirates University, Abu Dhabi-Al Ain, UAE


Dr. Gbenga Oduntan, School of Law, University of Kent, England, United Kingdom

Professor Akpan H. 
Ekpo, West African Institute For Financial and Economic Management

c/o Central Bank of Nigeria Learning Centre, Lagos, Nigeria

Dr. Jamal Barzegari Khanaghah, Faculty of Economics, Management and Accounting, Yazd University, IraN


Dr. M. M Rahman, Dept of Population Science & Human Resource Development, University of Rajshahi, Bangladesh

Professor Christopher Ugwu, Dean of Social Sciences, University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Nigeria


Dr. Neyole E. Masinde, Masinde Muliro University of Science and Technology(MMUST), Kenya

Dr. (Mrs) Ashish Virk, Institute of Laws, Panjab University Regional Centre, Punjab, India 

Dr. J. B. 
Miima, Masinde Muliro University of Science and Technology(MMUST), Kenya

Professor Nicholas Ofiaja, Centre for Ethnic Studies, The City University of New York, United States


Dr. Catherine Gakii Murungi, Department of Early Childhood Studies, Kenyatta University, Nairobi, Kenya


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1.   Economic Structural Adjustment Programmes (ESAP) And Multi-Party Politics: A New Threat To African Nationalist Parties In Zambia And Zimbabwe; pp. 1-19 [Authors: MAHUKU, Darlington N. and MBANJE, Bowden. B.C View Abstract    Download Full Text


2.   Seigniorage Revenue And Inflation In The Ghanaian Economy; pp. 20-30 [Authors: INSAH Baba and OFORI-BOATENG Kenneth]  View Abstract  Download Full Text


3.   The Nigerian State And Crude Oil Bunkering In Niger Delta: Examining The Environmental Vulnerability; pp. 31-46  [Authors: NWANOLUE, B.O.G; OSEGBUE, Chike; and, IWUOHA, Victor Chidubem]  View Abstract  Download Full Text


4.   Ethnicity, Ethnic Conflict And Ghana’s Democratic Consolidation; pp. 47-55 [Author: MAHAMA, Patrick YinView Abstract   Download Full Text


5.   Land Acquisition And Livelihoods In Rural Areas Of Morogoro District Of Tanzania: Policy And Practice; pp. 56-62 [Authors: RESPIKIUS, Martin; DISMAS, Mwaseba;and HAULE,Sylvester C.]  View Abstract   Download Full Text


6.   Locality, Parental Socio-Economic Background And Moral Behaviour Among Adolescents In South East Nigeria; pp. 63-69 [Authors: NWANKWO, Barnabas E.;  OBI, Tobias C;  and, KANU, Gabriel C] View Abstract   Download Full Text


7.   The Africa-EU Strategic Partnership Agreement And Regional Integration In West Africa; pp. 70-82 [Authors: ERING, Simon Odey and ODOCK, Christopher  Nchor View Abstract   Download Full Text


 8.   Can The Private Sectors Facilitate Economic Growth And The Realisation Of MDG In Developing Countries? Evidence From Nigeria; pp. 83-96 [Author: ONODUGO, Vincent A.] View Abstract    Download Full Text


9.   A Content Analysis Of Zimbabwean Mission Statements: How Useful Is The Ashridge Mission Model? pp. 97-110 [Authors: MUZONDO, Noel; KASEKE, Nyasha; MANDEBVU, Goldenand  MHIZHA, Alick] View Abstract  Download Full Text


 10.   Relationship Between Trade Liberalization And Economic Growth: Empirical Evidence From Sub-Saharan Africa; PP. 111-120 [Authors: YAHYA, Zakari Abdullahi; DANTAMA, Yusuf Umar; and, ABDULLAHI Mohammed]  View Abstract   Download Full Text


11.   Minority Question In The Nigerian Governmental Process; pp. 121-134 [Authors: LEMUN Nuhu Yatu and ERUNKE, Canice Esidene]  View Abstract  Download Full Text


 12.   Interrogating Demo-Security And NATO Intervention In Libya And Cote D Ivoire; pp. 135-144 [Author: DIENYE, Emimeke Henry View Abstract  Download Full Text


 13.   Socio-Cultural Determinants Of Maternal Health Care Seeking Behaviour In Seme Side Of Benin Republic; pp. 145-158 [Authors: OWUMI, Bernard and RAJI Sakiru O.] View Abstract  Download Full Text


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