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Innovation Pathways for Effective e-Governance in Africa: The Imperative of Authentic Leadership
Agbude, G. A., Obayan, A. I. and Abasilim, U. D.
Published at Acta Universitatis Danubius–Administratio , Volume 7 , Issue 2 , Pages 80-94 , Published in 2015
Toward An Understanding of Presenteeism and its Effects in the Workplace
Abasilim, U. D., Salau, O. P. and Falola, H. O.
Published at LASU Journal of Public Administration and Management , Volume 1 , Issue 1 , Pages 74-85 , Published in 2016
Deregulation Policy and Development in Nigeria: The Petroleum Sector Experience, 1999-2014
Gberevbie, D. E., Ibietan, J., Abasilim, U. D. and Excellence-Oluye, N. O.
Published at Journal of Social Development in Africa , Volume 30 , Issue 2 , Pages 129-152 , Published in 2015
Some scholars have argued that there is a relationship between deregulation policy and development, and support the call for government to remove all restrictions to private sector participation in the economy. Deregulation policy, which allows market forces to determine prices and promote efficiency in public sector management, is a response to this challenge. This study, with the adoption of...
Public Policy and Policy Implementation in Nigeria: An Introductory Discourse
Udofia, A. N. and Abasilim, U. D.
Published at Nasarawa Journal of Political Science , Volume 3 , Issue 3 , Pages 63-76 , Published in 2015
Transformational Leadership Style and Organisational Commitment among Academic Staff in Covenant University, Ota, Ogun State, Nigeria.
Abasilim, U. D., Obayan, A. I., Odukoya, A. J., Agbude, G., Wogu, P. A. I. and Excellence-Oluye, N.
Published at UNIUYO Journal of Public Governance and Administration , Volume 1 , Issue 1 , Pages 40-49. , Published in 2016
Strategic Human Resource Development for Enhanced Job Performance and Universities’ Competitiveness.
Falola, H. O., Abasilim, U. D. and Salau, O. P.
Published at Mediterranean Journal of Social Sciences , Volume 7 , Issue 3 , Pages 89-96. , Published in 2016
The Nigerian State, Security and Boko Haram (2010-2015): An Evaluation.
Ibietan, J., Abasilim, U. and Ebhohimen, D.
Published at Acta Universitatis Danubius–Administratio , Volume 8 , Issue 2 , Pages 103-116. , Published in 2016
Nigeria currently suffers a gangrene condition. Security deficits are merely emblematic or symptomatic of an unhealthy state. The crises of the Nigerian state are such that there is no consensus yet on the narrative. This paper identified the basis of the dilemma in the unresolved and unsettling issues constituting the National Question. With a reliance on secondary data backed by textual analy...
Sequence of the Tsetse Fly (Glossina morsitans): Vector of African Trypanosomiasis.
Watanabe J., Hattori M., Berriman M., …Osamor V. C., Balyeidhusa, A., et al.,
Published at Science 344(6182) , Volume 344 , Issue 6182 , Pages 380-386 , Published in 2015
Tsetse flies are the sole vectors of human African trypanosomiasis throughout sub-Saharan Africa. Both sexes of adult tsetse feed exclusively on blood and contribute to disease transmission. Notable differences between tsetse and other disease vectors include obligate microbial symbioses, viviparous reproduction, and lactation. Here, we describe the sequence and annotation of the 366-megabase G...
Tuberculosis–Diagnostic Expert System: An architecture for translating patients information from the web for use in tuberculosis diagnosis.
Osamor V.C., Azeta A.A., Ajulo O.
Published at Health Informatics Journal , Volume 20 , Issue 4 , Pages 245-287 , Published in 2014
Background: Over 1.5–2 million tuberculosis deaths occur annually. Medical professionals are faced with a lot of challenges in delivering good health-care with unassisted automation in hospitals where there are several patients who need the doctor’s attention. Objective: To automate the pre-laboratory screening process against tuberculosis infection to aid diagnosis and make it fast and acc...
Body Mass Index and Random Blood Glucose Levels in a Semi Urban Nigerian Community.
Iweala, E.E.J, Chinedu, S.N, Afolabi, I.S, Ogunlana, O.O, Azuh, D.E, Osamor, V.C. and Toogun, T.A.
Published at Int. J Diabetes Dev C , Volume 34 , Issue 3 , Pages 175-176 , Published in 2014
Body mass index (BMI) is a measure of adiposity . A raised BMI is a risk factor for several diseases such as type 2 diabetes mellitus [2, 3]. Generally, prevalence and complications of diabetes is more pronounced in females than males as result of gender associated obesity. Our multi-disciplinary research group is involved in assessment and study of diseases and associated issues of public h...