Journal of Sustainable Development in Africa

Obong Ifiok 1 (Chief of Wisdom 1) of Ikot-Ekpene
Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria

Vol.13, No.4, 2011

Letter from the Editor-in-Chief
About the Contributors


A Bleak Future, a Wasted Generation: Child Soldier in Africa, Issues of Concern
By: Kenneth Chukwuemeka Nwoko
A Carpentry Cutting Stock Problem: A Case Study for Planks Cutting In Zimbabwe
By: Cathrine Kazunga, H.N. Lillian Mutambara, and Jabulani Mapurisa
A Theoretical Overview of the Growth Centre Strategy: Perspectives for Re-Engineering the Concept in Zimbabwe
By: I.O. Manyanhaire, R. Rwafa, and J. Mutangadura
African Growth and Opportunity Act: Impact on U.S. Trade Relations with Member Countries of the Economic Community of West African States
By: Dal Didia
An Assessment of the Cases of Ombudsman (PCC) As a Tool of Accountability in Ondo State, Nigeria
By: Ayo Awopeju and Anthony Oyewole
Assessment of Harare Water Service Delivery
By: Mediel Hove and Auxillia Tirimboi
Climate and Intercultural Crisis: Climate Change as a Source of Inter-Religious Violence in Kano, Nigeria
By: Monsuru Adegboyega Kasali
Contributions of Corporate Social Responsibility to Agriculture and Rural Development in Nigeria
By: Adegboyega Oguntade and Taiwo Mafimisebi
Creating a Culture of Impunity in Zimbabwe: A Case for Philosophical Input in Developmental Issues
By: Masitera Eramus
Determinants of Demand for Ogun State Agricultural and Multipurpose Credit Agency (0SAMCA) Loans Among Fish Farmers in Ogun State, Nigeria
By: O.J. Olaoye, O.F. Ashaolu, A.A. Idowu, I.A. Akintayo, and J.O. Talabi
Determinants of Smallholder Cotton Contract Farming Participation in a Recovering Economy: Emprical Results from Patchway District, Zimbabwe
By: Joseph P. Musara, Emmanuel Zivenge, Godfrey Chagwiza, Joseph Chimvuramahwe, and Pamela Dube
Enhancing Food Security, Climate Change, and Sustainable Development Planning in Ghana Using Participatory Three Dimensional Model Map
By: Romeo Banaynal and Ernest Dwamena
Environmental Factors and Entrepreneurship Development in Nigeria
By: Oluremi Hezekiah Abimbola and Gbenga Mayowa Agboola
Evaluating Factors Influencing the Variation of Irrigation Wheat Yields: A Case Study of Chinyamatumwa Irrigation Scheme in Zimbabwe
By: Never Mujere, Bernard Chazovachii, Givemore Chifodya, and Alimos Mushuku
Evaluating the Constraints and Opportunities of Maize Production in the West Region of Cameroon for Sustainable Development
By: Godwin Anjeinu Abu, Raoul Fani Djomo-Choumbou and Stephen Adogwu Okpachu
Farmer Knowledge as an Early Indicator of IPM Adoption: A Case Study from Cocoa Farmer Field Schools in Ghana
By: Soniia David and Christopher Asamoah
Fast-Tracked to Prosperity or Into Poverty? An Assessment of Zimbabwe's Fast Track Resettlement Programme on Beneficiaries Lives at Beacon Kop Farm in Shurugwi District
By: Mark Matsa
Gender, Poverty, and Sustainable Development in Nigeria
By: Ola E. Aluko
Governments, Markets, and Sustainability: An Empirical Approach for Sub-Saharan Africa
By: Han Lheem
Improving Urban Livelihoods at Household Level Through Sustainable Utilization of Peri-Urban Forests in Masvingo City
By: Talent Murwendo
Land Use/Cover Dynamics and Its Implications in the Dried Lake Alemaya Watershed, Eastern Ethiopia
By: Mohammed Assen
Perceived Impact of Cocoa Innovations on the Livelihoods of Cocoa Farmers in Ghana: The Sustainable Livelihood Framework (SL ) Approach
By: Martin Bosompem, Joseph Adjei Kwarteng, and Edward Ntifo-Siaw
Remittances, Human Capital, and Economic Performance in Nigeria
By: E.B. Udah
Residents Perception on Water and Sanitation Problems in Dzivaresekwa 1 High Density Surbub, Harare
By: Vincent I. Tanyanyiwa and Innocent Mutungamiri
Sewage Treatment, Disposal, and Management Problems and the Quest for a Cleaner Environment in Masvingo City, Zimbabwe
By: Jemitias Mapira
Sustainable Development, Formal Education, and Skills Acquisition: The Case of Agricultural Science in Kaduna Metropolis
By: A.A. Ammani and A.A. Ogunyinka
Terrorism, Foreign Policy, and Human Rights Concerns in Nigeria
By: Chris C. Ojukwu
The Civil Service and Sustainable Development in Nigeria
By: Tolu Lawal and Abe Oluwatoyin
The Effectiveness of Ethno-Science Based Strategies in Drought Mitigation in Mberengwa District of Southern Zimbabwe
By: Steven Jerie and E. Matanga
Transforming Teacher Education: The Quest for a Unified Primary Teacher Education in Zimbabwe
By: Jonathan Mswazie and Daniel Gamira
Zimbabwe-Iran Relations in the 21st Century
By: Percyslage Chigora and Dorothy Goredema


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Reviewed by: Hassan A. Saliu