Category: G AND C

GUIDANCE AND COUNSELLING SERVICES AS A PANACEA TO THE MENACE OF STREET TRADING BY JUNIOR SECONDARY SCHOOL STUDENTS

GUIDANCE AND COUNSELLING SERVICES AS A PANACEA TO THE MENACE OF STREET TRADING BY JUNIOR SECONDARY SCHOOL STUDENTS CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION Background of the Study Children are regarded as an important element of development. Therefore, their welfare in society is an index of social and economic development of that society. As such, child welfare is […]

PARENT ROLES IN CURBING SUICIDAL ACTIONS AMONG STUDENTS IN TERTIARY INSTITUTIONS

CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION BACKGROUND OF THE STUDY Few suicides or suicide attempts take place in schools. But the suicide of a student— even if it takes place off campus—will reverberate through a school, causing extreme emotional distress among students, staff, and parents; disrupting normal activities for weeks; and, in rare cases, provoking “copycat” suicides by […]

FACTORS INFLUENCING THE RATE OF DRUG ABUSE AND ITS EFFECT ON ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE OF SECONDARY SCHOOL STUDENTS

CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION 1.1 Background to the Study           Drug, a substance that affects the function of living cells, used in medicine to diagnose, cure, prevent the occurrence of diseases and disorders, and prolong the life of patients with incurable conditions. Moronkola (1993) believed that use, misuse and abuse of drugs are three concepts in […]

COMPARATIVE ANALYSIS BETWEEN PHYSICAL FITNESS OF HANDBALL AND BASKETBALL PLAYERS

CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION 1.1 Background to the Study The maintenance of physically active leisure oriented lifestyle has become increasingly significant in developed societies. In this electronic age, technological advancement often minimizes physical effort in most aspects of life. Sport and physical activity touch many aspects of peoples’ lives, yet many are unaware of how powerfully […]