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Background Over the years Nigerian economy was formally depending on agricultural output and a major source of income to the economy. The discovery of huge revenue from oil export in the late 1970s and early 1980s made agricultural productivity to Read more…


A cursory glance at the structure of SMEs in Nigeria reveals that 50% are engaged in distributive trade, 10% in manufacturing, 30% in agriculture and the remaining 10% in services. A special feature of Nigerian SMEs is that distributive trade Read more…


There is no precise and universally accepted definition of poverty due to its effect on many aspects of human endeavour. It is a multi-dimensional and highly complex phenomenon. Ukeje (2005) identified three aspects of the human condition that poverty affects Read more…