MICRO-LEVEL ANALYSIS OF AGRO-PASTORALS’ ADAPTATIONS TO CLIMATE CHANGE IN ETHIOPIAN SOMALI REGION

Abstract The study identifies types of adjustments agro-pastoral households are making in their crop and livestock production practices in response to climate changes, and factors influencing the probability of choosing adaptation mechanism at their disposal. Primary data were collected from randomly selected 156 agro-pastoral households. The survey data were analyzed using descriptive statistics and multinomial […]

VEGETATION AND WETLAND RESOURCES MAPPING IN KUJE AREA COUNCIL, FEDERAL CAPITAL TERRITORY (FCT), ABUJA, NIGERIA

Abstract The study assessed the loss of vegetation and wetland resources in Kuje Area Council (KAC), Federal Capital Territory (FCT), due to increasing population which put much pressure on the resources for agricultural and other developmental purposes. It is aimed at detailed mapping of the vegetal cover and wetland characteristics of KAC. This was pursued […]

AN ASSESSMENT OF TRAFFIC CONGESTION WITHIN THE CENTRAL BUSINESS DISTRICT OF ONITSHA, NIGERIA

Abstract This study examines the causes of traffic congestion in the central business district of Onitsha, Anambra State. It evaluates the opinion of commuters, transport operators and private car owners on the factors responsible for their experience of traffic congestion in the study area. A total of 158 responses through questionnaire survey of the respondents […]