Abstract this is a descriptive research of a correlation type where 120 students were sampled from a college of education to find out the relationship between proficiency in english language and academic performance among students of science and technical education. Ben murray-bruce, the senator representing bayelsa east has blamed the nigeria police and the department of state services, dss, for the appointment of some ministers under buhari government. Cp2002 - nigeria iii note to readers the 2002 country profiles series provides information on the implementation of agenda 21 on a country-by.
Africa's failure to industrialize is partly due to bad luck the terms of trade shocks and economic crises of the 1970s and 1980s brought with them a 20-year period of macroeconomic. This prompted an investigation into the factors affecting the reading habits of students in secondary schools in the ogbomoso area of oyo state in nigeria so that the results would promote the concerted efforts of parents, teachers and librarians in assisting students to imbibe a sustained and better reading habit. Northern nigeria: the political economy of backwardness (1) by samuel zalanga [email protected] in this piece of reflection, i want to identify some issues and social processes that are central in explaining the social and economic backwardness of northern nigeria the insights that will inform the reflection is based on a comparative study i made of malaysia and nigeria under the broad. Failure of earth dams in nigeria has resulted into considerable socio-economic and environmental losses and the objectives of this work are to find out the reasons.
What is the true small business failure rate taking the three studies into consideration, the business failure rate is closer to 33% within the first 4 years this is a far cry from the purported 90% within the first 2 years. I graduated from the university of benin, with a first class degree in business administration and later qualified as an ican chartered accountant my first job was with citibank in nigeria i. 2 several factors have generally been identified as causes of poor academic performance agyeman (1993) reported that a teacher who does not have both the academic. Alleviating poverty in nigeria by anthony maduagwu ( aka -toniman ) the nigerian government is once again embarking on another attempt to alleviate poverty. I am so glad to have come across this insightful and another eye opening message on reading habit and culture of which many have taken for granted on the flimsy excuse of time constraint and economic pursuit even among the so educated elites that believe that reading is only necessary for the purpose of passing exams.
The death of at least 86 people in attacks on six villages in plateau state, nigeria, is the most recent in a shocking spate of reprisal violence between nomadic cattle herders and farmers the. Kevin watkins examines africa's education crisis and argues that failure to tackle the learning deficit will deprive a whole generation of opportunities to develop to their potential and escape. Since english is the official language of education in nigeria and thus, the vehicle used in teaching all other subjects, poor quality teaching and comprehension of this core subject inevitably.
Re: causes of mass-failure in public examinations in nigeria -by tayo demola by jaaiztech: 9:12pm on aug 18, 2012 this is a multifaceted problem, but i can say the failure rate is due to the level of corruption in our society, and the fact that corruption is fast being accepted as the norm. Anyone aspiring to be great should not accept failurei found wealth by reading books a daily publication in nigeria covering nigeria news, niger delta, general national news, politics. Official poverty and unemployment statistics for nigeria can make bleak reading, even when compared with similar data from less wealthy countries in sub-saharan africa the latest figures from the national bureau of statistics (nbs) indicate that both the unemployment rate and the proportion of. Goodluck ebele azikiwe jonathan gcfr gcon (born 20 november 1957) is a nigerian politician who served as the president of nigeria from 2010 to 2015 prior to that he served as vice-president of nigeria from 2007 to 2010 and as governor of bayelsa state from 2005 to 2007.
Labour act chapter 198 laws of the federation of nigeria 1990 reasonable opportunities of reading it in the as a result of the failure may be recovered by. Dyslexia nigeria is a registered company that aim to bring together everyone concerned with dyslexia in nigeria parents, carers, parents, government agencies etc in order to create an environment where the dyslexic individual can develop to their full potential. A bank failure occurs when a bank is unable to meet its obligations to its depositors or other creditors because it has become insolvent or too illiquid to meet its liabilities more specifically, a bank usually fails economically when the market value of its assets declines to a value that is less than the market value of its liabilities.
It is a year since nigeria's government began a crackdown on boko haram islamists, but as the abduction of the more than 200 schoolgirls last month shows, the army has failed to contain the. The mass failure of students in public examinations constitutes wastage on investment in secondary education, it puts a big question mark on the quality of. Student performance in english language 11 background to the study english language was introduced in nigeria in the early 19th century by the british colonial administration. Functionally literate when he acquired the knowledge and skills in reading and writing which enables him to recording mass failure in mathematics and english.
English language in junior secondary certificate examination in western nigeria will be the time when the problem of failure in the. Nigeria, the world's seventh largest exporter of oil, has suffered from disruptions to its power supply for decades, and successive governments have struggled to improve the situation. Factors influencing students' academic performance in the first accounting course: a comparative study between public and private universities in puerto rico.