This project was prepared and structured to
evaluate resource control agitation in
TABLE OF CONTENT
1.0 Introduction- - - - - - - - 1-2
1.1 Background of the study - - - - - 2-3
1.2 Statement of problem- - - - - - 3
1.3 Objective o the study- - - - - - 4
1.4 Research Questions- - - - - - 4
1.5 Significance of the study- - - - - - 5
1.6 Scope of the study - - - - - - 6
1.7 Limitation of the study- - - - - - 6
1.8 Definition of terms- - - - - - - 7-8
2.0 Literature Review- - - - - - - 9
2.1 Introduction- - - - - - - - 9-10
2.2 Struggle and Causes of resources control - - 10-12
2.3 Notorious Derivative principle- - - - 12
2.4 Citizens forum for constitution reform and resource control - - - - - - - - - - 13-14
2.5 Implication of resource control- - - - 15
References - - - - - - - 18
3.0 Research design and methodology- - - - 19
3.1 Introduction- - - - - - - - 19
3.2 Research design- - - - - - - 19
3.3 Sources/methods of data collection- - - 20
3.4 Population and sample size- - - - - 21
3.5 Sample techniques - - - - - - 22
3.6 Methods of data analysis - - - - - 23
4.0 Presentation and analysis of data- - - - 24
4.1 Introduction- - - - - - - - 24
4.2 Presentation of data- - - - - - 24-32
4.3 Analysis of data- - - - - - - 32-34
4.4 Interpretation of result (s) - - - - - 34
5.0 Summary, conclusion and recommendations- - 35
5.1 introduction - - - - - - - 35
5.2 Summary of findings- - - - - - 36
5.3 conclusion - - - - - - - 36-38
5.4 Recommendations- - - - - - - 38-39
Reference - - - - - - - - - 40-41
Appendix - - - - - - - - - 42
Questionnaire - - - - - - - - 43
This struggle, according to recent
research, shows that it started during the slave trade era in the 16th
century. The fact is that, there is no region in our country that is not
naturally blessed but the ability and capability of the
However, the essence of this study is to ascertain the causes and implications of resources control in our country. This constitute the following: Underdevelopment, jealousy and greediness.
1.1 BACKGROUND OF THE STUDY
Going by facts, it is not adequately blessed, for the continuous existence of the country as we know it now. The government had better retrace their steps and beg to execute true justice in the land. Justice for the people includes aggressive development moribund, agrarian and tourism economics together with optimal mining and management of mineral resources. These can climate in ordinance fixation on the Niger-Delta crude oil.
1.2 STATEMENT OF THE PROBLEM
There are reports about misappropriation of resource fund(crude oil) derived from Niger-Delta region. Also there exist minimal exploitation and management on solid minerals resources alongside the neglect of other economic sectors. For examples agriculture and tourism has remained a recarrying boomer against Nigeria since independence, since Federal Government focus on resources of Niger-Delta region has intensified, resulting in several disadvantages that manifest in various forms of ecological devastation, inequalities, injustice, human right abuse and conflicts.
1.3 OBJECTIVE OF THE STUDY
The objective of this study is to find out
If different states in the country
If there is law that give the Federal
Government absolute rights over mineral resources in
1.4 RESEARCH QUESTION
research in the resource control agitation in
If resource control is achieved, do you
think it will lead to economic development in
b. If resource control is ascertained, do you think it will stop ethic crises?
Do resources control agitation exist in
1.5 SIGNIFICANCE OF THE STUDY
essence of this study is to ascertain and identify the causes and effects of
resources control clamour in
It will also show the level of awareness
amongst ethic groups in relations to their natural endowment. Also the
implication and consequences of resource control will be seen. The work will
also provide dues as to management of resources , it will also recommend
solutions on how best to handle this problem of resources control in
1.6 SCOPE OF THE STUDY
scope and range of this study would have been wide enough to encompass grossly
all the states in
1.7 LIMITATION OF THE STUDY
During the course of this study, the researcher encountered some problems. The problem of time stood in the way of the researcher, financial predicament was yet another obstacle to the researcher and also lack of available materials to carry out the research work effectively constitutes the limitations for instance, lack of information unnecessary bureaucratic steps in the River State Ministry of commerce and industry all contributed to the problems encountered during this research work.
1.8 DEFINITION OF TERMS
The terms are to be define for the better understanding of this research work are as follows:.
(i) RESOURCES: According to Kelly Osolo in his book “ Resource development and management Vol 1” defined resources as available assess which a nation or state have. The oxford dictionary term for help that is been genuine.
(ii) CONTROL: To exercise authoritative control or power over some thing. It is also the power to direct, influence or limit something.
(iii) AGITATION: It is a campaign to arouse public concern. Also it is a mental state of extreme emotional disturbance.
(iv) CAUSES: Event that provide the generations force that is the origin of something. A reason for doing something.
(v) IMPLICATION: A possible effect, the fact of being implicated.