Okosun Senator Endurance

Okosun Senator Endurance
Federal University Lokoja · Department of Geography

BSc, M.Tech PhD

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Introduction
Dr. OKOSUN, Sénator Endurance (Ph.D), is a season Town Planner and a Geographer, with several teaching (12 yrs) and research experience. He is presently a Lecturer, Department of Geography, Federal University Lokoja, Nigeria. Okosun, S.E holds a PhD degree in the Department of Urban & Regional Planning, Federal University of Technology Akure, Nigeria. He holds a Master of Technology Degree in Urban and Regional Planning (FUTA), B.Sc Degree, Geography & Regional Planning, AAU, Ekpoma, Nigeria.
Education
February 2012 - November 2015
Federal University of Technology, Akure
Field of study
  • Urban and Regional Planning
September 2004 - November 2008
Ambrose Alli University
Field of study
  • Geography and Regional Planning

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Housing satisfaction connotes personal security, privacy and good housing conditions essential for people's health and well-being. This study analyzes the housing satisfaction of residents in the core area of Ado-Ekiti, Nigeria. The study adopted a mixed-method that combines quantitative and qualitative approaches. The study specifically investigat...
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In recent times, increasing attention among the academics and political class is directed at issues of energy security. Energy security has assumed a global phenomenon which stands at the center of global efforts (of governments, non-governmental organizations, and individuals) and the survival of humanity. The increasing attention has produced a n...
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In recent times, increasing attention of academic and political discussion is directed at issues of time and cost. The incidence of time and cost overruns have always been found to have their attendant cost consequences on construction projects and this has made the problem of time and cost overruns of international concern. Using survey and histor...
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Purpose: This paper assesses factors affecting the timely completion and cost performance of road construction projects in Ekiti and Ondo states, Nigeria. Design/Methodology/Approach: Purposive sampling method was used to select the administered 131 copies of questionnaires to the respondents from a frame of 223, comprising clients, registered cont...
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Nigeria is among the top three countries with the largest electricity deficits in the world, paradoxically, Nigeria has become legendary for fits and starts in domestic electric power supply to homes of her citizens. Community, state and national interventions had little impact. This study looks at citizen initiatives to attain domestic energy secu...
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Management of wastes which is a part of the daily activities of man is an important aspect of environmental management. Over the years, there have been concerted efforts made towards adequately solving the problems created by improper waste management and disposal in Nigeria cities. This study, appraises environmental management in cities; a perspe...
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In recent times, increasing attention among the academics and political class is directed at issues of energy security. Energy security has assumed a global phenomenon which stands at the center of global efforts (of governments, non-governmental organizations, and individuals) and the survival of humanity. The increasing attention has produced a n...
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Abstract The study examines vehicular parking situation in Ore town with a view to identifying prevailing parking problems and their mitigation measures in the town. Research design was used in the study and a set of structured questionnaires; interview and field observations were used for data collection sourced from primary and secondary sources...
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The study examines vehicular parking situation in Ore town with a view to identifying prevailing parking problems and their mitigation measures in the town. Research design was used in the study and a set of structured questionnaires; interview and field observations were used for data collection sourced from primary and secondary sources respectiv...
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Tourism has profound effect on the local community of its destination, as it brings economic and socio-cultural changes. This study investigates the stakeholders' perception of Old Oyo National Park, Nigeria. The broad objectives of this study are to assess the condition of existing facilities vis-à-vis the problems confronting and potential of the...
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Tourism has a profound effect on the local community of its destination, as it brings economic and socio-cultural changes. This study investigates the stakeholders' perception of Old Oyo National Park, Nigeria. The broad objectives of this study are to assess the condition of existing facilities vis-à-vis the problems confronting and potential of t...
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The aim of Education for the 21st Century is to enable every person to attain all-round development in the domains of ethics, intellect, physique, social skills and aesthetics according to his/her attributes so as to contribute to the future well-being of the nation and the world as a whole. The aim of the study was to assess the provision and main...
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Infrastructures enhance modernization and growth of agricultural productions, incomes and increase in employment opportunities for regions, states and countries of the world. The purpose of the study was to classify the existing infrastructure according to ownership and to assess their conditions. This study adopted the survey research method and u...
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The study examined the role of sustainable infrastructure in the development of Ekiadolor community in of Edo State Nigeria, with a focus on the conditions of the existing infrastructural facilities, institutions/agencies involved in the provision of infrastructures in the study area such as water supply, primary and secondary schools, and hospital...
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Taxation has become a thing of interest and urgency as it is a means of revenue to the federal, state and local Government in Nigeria. However, the political, economic and social development of any country depends on the amount of income generated for the provision and maintenance of public utility services such as water, electricity supply, health...
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Taxation has become a thing of interest and urgency as it is a means of revenue to the federal, state and local Government in Nigeria. However, the political, economic and social development of any country depends on the amount of income generated for the provision and maintenance of public utility services such as water, electricity supply, health...
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In the 21 st century of human habitat and global transformation of towns and cities, a nation develops through willingness of stakeholders (i.e. Government, Community Based Organizations, Non-Governmental Organizations, and Individuals) in improving infrastructural facilities that allow a society to function effectively. This study examined the eff...
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Infrastructure refers to those basic services without which primary, secondary, and tertiary productive activities cannot function, this includes schools, water supply, electricity supply, roads, and town halls among others. The purpose of the study was to highlight the history and urbanization process of Ilawe-Ekiti as well as the Development Asso...
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This study examined the effects of renewal exercise in neighbourhood markets in Akure, Nigeria with a view of identifying the new development that has come to the area as a result of the market upgrading and face-lifting in the study area. Data were collected from the field through questionnaire, personal observation, interview and the use of digit...
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Residential use has an indisputable influence on the spatial distribution of all other urban subsystem with a dominant emphasis on the built environment. Its modification and conversion is viewed in two ways: the positive and negative effects explained from physical, economic and social perspective. But the change of residential use especially to c...
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A market is a geographical space that facilitates trade and enable the distribution and allocation of resources in a society, whereby parties engage in exchange of goods and services which promotes production, distribution and consumption activities and improve the welfare and social life of the people. The purpose of this study is to assess the ty...
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This study examines the challenges of urban infrastructures and problems emanating from societal restlessness, poverty, as well as sustainable development programme in a developing country like Nigeria, where the urban population is growing fast and consequently the urban infrastructures have to meet the needs of rapidly increasing users. These pro...
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In the contemporary world today, a nation develops through the provision and maintenance of infrastructural facilities that facilitate and promotes socioeconomic development as well as supports urban and rural dwellers in their production, distribution, and consumption activities. The purpose of the study was to classify the existing infrastructure...
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Tourism industry is one of the fastest growing industries in the world. Over the years it has cut through human developments to economic development of regions, nations and the world at large. Tourism generates wealth and employment. It’s served as a major source of income and foreign exchange earners for countries. The Ikogosi- Ekiti warm spring t...
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The quality of education delivered and achievement by school is dependent on the facilities provided for students to develop their full potentials. The purpose of the study was to assess the provision and maintenance of educational facilities by the Local Government Council and Community-Based Development Associations with a view to ensuring adequa...
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This study examine the socioeconomic impact of residential property rental market on urban poor in Ado-Ekiti, Ekiti State. It focuses on the socioeconomic characteristics of the urban poor, the tenural status and the factors influencing rental accommodation of the urban poor in the study area. One thousand and thirty seven (1,037) questionnaires we...

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The aim of this study is to reveal the impact of taxation as a source of revenue generation for individuals in the society, with a view of suggesting possible ways of minimizing the practices of tax avoidance in Lagos State, Nigeria. The objectives of the paper seek to: (i) evaluate the socio-economic status of the respondents in the study area; (ii) ascertain the effectiveness of taxation on the revenue generated in Lagos State; this aspect of the objective will, therefore, ascertain if the government should cancel every form of tax, reduce the amount of tax and ascertain if the government is using the best means/ ways in collecting tax.
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To reveal the impact of taxation as a source of revenue generation for individuals in the society, with a view of suggesting possible ways of minimizing the practices of tax avoidance in Lagos State, Nigeria. The objectives of the paper seek to: (i) evaluate the socio-economic status of the respondents in the study area; (ii) ascertain the effectiveness of taxation on the revenue generated in Lagos State; this aspect of the objective will, therefore, ascertain if the government should cancel every form of tax, reduce the amount of tax and ascertain if the government is using the best means/ ways in collecting tax.