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DOES THE USE OF CELEBRITIES IN ADVERTISEMENTS INFLUENCE CUSTOMER BUYING DECISIONS?  

Journal of Global Economics, Management and Business Research, Volume: 10, Issue: 1 2018, Pages: 51-64

Many big brands make use of the concept of celebrity endorsement as a marketing communication tools. We see/hear celebrities in television, film, radio, magazines and on the web where celebrity endorsements get millions and billions of Naira yearly a...

MACROECONOMIC DETERMINANTS OF STOCK RETURN: THE EVIDENCE FROM THE GHANA STOCK EXCHANGE  

Journal of Global Economics, Management and Business Research, Volume: 10, Issue: 1 2018, Pages: 39-50

This study sought to investigate the effect of macroeconomic variables on the Ghanaian stock market returns using monthly data over the period January, 1992 to December, 2010 which was collected from the Ghana Stock Exchange. Macroeconomic variables ...

STUDIES ON HISTOMORPHOLOGICAL CHANGES IN THE FISH, Oreochromis mossambicus EXPOSED TO TITANIUM DIOXIDE NANOPARTICLES – AN IRRECOVERABLE DAMAGE  ...

Journal of Biology and Nature, Volume: 9, Issue: 2 2018, Pages: 40-46

Titanium dioxide nanoparticles (TiO2NPs) manufactured worldwide in large quantities was used widely in consumer products, photocatalytic cleaning and as antibacterial agent. The present study emphasis on TiO2NPs induced irrecoverable histomorphologic...

LEUKOCYTE TELOMERE LENGTH AND WITHIN VISIT BLOOD PRESSURE VARIABILITY IN US ADULTS: NHANES 1999-2002  

Journal of Disease and Global Health, Volume: 11, Issue: 1 2018, Pages: 25-35

Purpose: This study investigated whether an inverse association is present between leukocyte telomere length and within-visit blood pressure variability in adults. Methods: Data was obtained from the National Health and Nutritional Examination Surve...

ADMINISTRATION OF METHYLPHENIDATE (RITALIN®) TO PATIENTS WITH ATTENTION DEFICIT/HYPERACTIVITY DISORDER: A REVIEW  ...

Journal of International Research in Medical and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Volume: 13, Issue: 1 2018, Pages: 7-15

Background: Methylphenidate is the first-choice drug to the treatment of patients with attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). However, there was an increase in the indiscriminate use of this drug. Objectives We aim to describe the mechanis...

IMPACT OF DESERTIFICATION ON AGRICULTURAL LAND IN NORTH EAST YOBE STATE  

Journal of Global Ecology and Environment, Volume: 8, Issue: 2 2018, Pages: 50-56

Desertification as an end state of the process of land degradation expressed by a persistent reduction or loses of biological and economic productivity of the land. It is also recognized as one of the major threats to the global environment with dire...

PHYTOREMEDIATION POTENTIAL OF KENAF (Hibiscus cannabinus L.) IN LEAD (Pb) CONTAMINATED SANDY LOAM SOIL OF MAIDUGURI NIGERIA    ...

Journal of Global Ecology and Environment, Volume: 8, Issue: 1 2018, Pages: 43-49

A pot experiment was conducted to study the potentials of Kenaf (Hibiscus cannabinus L.) as a phytoaccumulator of (Lead) Pb at different levels of artificial contamination in a laboratory. Pb was applied as lead nitrate- [Pb(NO3)2] at 0, 100, 200 and...

HUMAN T-CELL LYMPHOTROPIC VIRUS AND RELATED COINFECTIONS: A SYSTEMIC REVIEW  

Journal of Disease and Global Health, Volume: 11, Issue: 1 2018, Pages: 15-24

The infection by human T-cells lymphotropic virus (HTLV) can remain asymptomatic for many years and the symptoms can arise associated with opportunistic infections. In this context, the present work aimed to bring current information on updated scien...

MATHEMATICS: PLAYFUL TOOL FOR EDUCATION  

Journal of Basic and Applied Research International, Volume: 24, Issue: 2 2018, Pages: 50-57

The objective of this work is to encourage the use of mathematical games for learning mathematics. The basic understanding of math operations and the use of games and techniques that serve as a teaching tool. The exercise to learn from recreational a...

ENTROPY GENERATION AND DISSIPATIVE EFFECTS ON COUETTE FLOW THROUGH POROUS MEDIUM UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF ALIGNED MAGNETIC FIELD IN THE PRESENCE OF THERMAL RADIATION AND TEMPERATURE DEPENDENT HEAT SOURC...

Asian Journal of Mathematics and Computer Research, Volume: 25, Issue: 3 2018, Pages: 157-173

The aim of this paper is to study the entropy generation in steady Couette flow through porous medium under the influence of aligned magnetic field in the presence of temperature dependent heat source, thermal radiation, viscous dissipation and joule...

STABILITY OF SOLUTIONS OF THE MAGNETOHYDRODYNAMIC EQUATIONS AND CONVERGENCE TO STEADY STATE  

Asian Journal of Mathematics and Computer Research, Volume: 25, Issue: 3 2018, Pages: 140-156

Based on previous work of many researchers about the stability of solutions of incompressible Navier-Stokes equations as well as magnetohydrodynamic equations, we prove that the solutions of three dimensional incompressible non-stationary MHD equatio...

MINIMUM DOMINATING PARTITION ENERGIES OF WINDMILL GRAPH  

Asian Journal of Mathematics and Computer Research, Volume: 25, Issue: 2 2018, Pages: 133-139

In this paper we compute minimum dominating partition energies of windmill graphs.

ASSESSING LAND USE LAND COVER CHANGE USING GIS AND REMOTE SENSING APPROACH IN DAMATURU YOBE STATE  

Journal of Global Ecology and Environment, Volume: 8, Issue: 1 2018, Pages: 34-42

This paper assessed the Changes in land cover distribution in Damaturu the state capital of Yobe state, Nigeria over 26-year period. The study used satellite imagery of Landsat TM (1988), Landsat 8 2014 Landsat and ETM+ (2003) for the study area and ...

NUMERICAL SOLUTIONS OF ONE DIMENSIONAL WAVE EQUATIONS USING THE CRANK-NICOLSON METHOD  

Asian Journal of Mathematics and Computer Research, Volume: 25, Issue: 2 2018, Pages: 106-132

The description of Crank–Nicolson finite difference method for the numerical solution of hyperbolic partial differential equations, its numerical properties and its application to the one dimensional wave equation is presented in this project. ...

EFFECTIVENESS OF PROSCIG© INTERVENTION PROGRAM IN BUILDING INTERACTION AND COOPERATION AT THE SOCIO-COGNITIVE LEVEL THROUGH ACTIVATION OF MENTAL SCHEMAS AND COGNITIVE PLASTICITY  ...

Journal of Global Research in Education and Social Science, Volume: 11, Issue: 3 2018, Pages: 118-131

Psychosocial skills are necessary for interpersonal skills and believed to determine children’s success in developing peer relationships. A Clinical Social Cognitive Intervention Program (PROSCIG©) in peer groups of English state primary s...

STABILITY OF WEAK ROMAN DOMINATION UPON VERTEX DELETION  

Asian Journal of Mathematics and Computer Research, Volume: 25, Issue: 2 2018, Pages: 97-105

ASSESSMENT OF OXIDATIVE STRESS STATUS OF HYPERTENSIVE SUBJECTS IN KANO, NIGERIA  

Journal of Biochemistry International, Volume: 5, Issue: 1 2018, Pages: 6-8

The global burden of hypertension is rapidly increasing. Hypertension has been reported to be closely associated to oxidative stress. This work assessed the level of the oxidative marker malondialdehyde and that of the antioxidant, ascorbic acid in h...

ON THE COMPUTATION OF CHARACTER TABLES FOR SOME SYMMETRIC GROUPS Sn, n = 3,4 and 5  

Asian Journal of Mathematics and Computer Research, Volume: 25, Issue: 2 2018, Pages: 85-96

This work presented the table of characters and irreducible character tables for the representation of some symmetric groups Sn, n = 3,4 and 5. The Frobenius and Hooklenght formula according to the work of Zhao (2008) was used in the computation of t...

HANKEL DETERMINANT ASSOCIATED WITH LOGISTIC SIGMOID FUNCTIONS IN THE SPACE OF λ-PSEUDO-STARLIKE FUNCTIONS  ...

Asian Journal of Mathematics and Computer Research, Volume: 25, Issue: 2 2018, Pages: 74-84

The present paper is targeted at obtaining the sharp upper bounds for functions belonging to the class  of logistic type. The application of these bounds to the Fekete-Szego functional  and the second Hankel determinant  were criticall...

UNIFORM DECAY OF A VISCOELASTIC NONLINEAR BEAM IN TWO DIMENSIONAL SPACE  

Asian Journal of Mathematics and Computer Research, Volume: 25, Issue: 1 2018, Pages: 50-73

In this paper we study a viscoelastic nonlinear beam in two-dimensional space. We establish the well-posedness and a decay result. The proposed boundary controller guarantees that when there are no external forces, the beam is globally exponentially ...