Tag Archives: Poverty Alleviation


Poverty either as a plague or cause of other specific problems of under-development afflicts Nigeria as it does to other Nations of the world. The high level of prevalence of poverty in the world has attained an endemic nature, is Read more…


A society is likely to remain largely in subsistence production if most of its members are poverty-stricken as the poor can hardly afford capital for expansion in production. They thus resort to labour intensive production with the margin of productivity Read more…


Though poverty is said to result from many causes, poverty is primarily a function of entrenched social and economic inequality at both national and international levels (Oxfam Community Aid Abroad, 1992). At the international level, such inequality is manifested in Read more…


This research work seeks to know the impact of Small and Medium Scale Enterprises (SMEs) and poverty alleviation in Nigeria. That is, seeks to achieve some of the objectives of national poverty eradication programme (NAPEP). Its wealth creation capacity, its Read more…