IJCRH Edition No.22

crh-admin .



P-ISSN: 0855-9740 E-2773-837X


Between Hospitals and Deities: Shrines and Access to Healthcare among the Konkomba of Kpandai District, Northern Ghana 1

Richard Awubomu, Samuel Bewiadzi Akakpo and Samuel Aniegye Ntewusu

Normalising Abnormality: Post-Independence Leadership Maladroitness in Tayo Olafioye’s A Carnival of Looters 25

Solomon Olusayo Olaniyan

Feminist Consciousness and Construction of Female Identities in Razinat Mohammed’s Habiba 44

Ogheneruemu Akpore and Desmond Ndukwe

Folklore and the Individual Genius: A Functional Reading of Sam Ukala’s Plays 56

Clement Eloghosa Odia

Demographic and Psychological Risk Factors of Childbirth Anxiety Among Pregnant Women Attending the Antenatal Care Clinic in Benin City, Nigeria 72

Olaide Nathaniel Koleoso and Nosakhare Osasere Enaruna

Synergising Dialogue and Stage Directions: A Semiotic Reading of Ahmed Yerima’s Jakadiya 98

Emmanuel Tsadu Gana and Abubakar Abdulmalik

The Motivations of Youth Involvement in Transactional

Sexual Relationship in a South African University 112

Ugbenyen Folawumi

Coloniality and Subversive Integration in Northern Nigeria: Attahiru, a Hero or a Coward? 129

Yemi Atanda

Lunch Hour Concert as a Paradigm for Producing Performance Competent Undergraduate Music Students 145

Rita Adaobi Sunday-Kanu and Samuel Chukwuma Nnodim

Initiation as a Metaphor of Social Responsibility Among

the Ogu: The Example of Vothun Tradition in Badagry,

Lagos State, Nigeria 159

Olusola Smith Adeyemi and Hungbo Ovisemeho Kotin

The Rise of Hinterland Igbo Diasporas and Contemporary

Eastern Niger Delta 175

Charles O. Asuk

The Paradox of Tradition and Colonialism in Girl-Child Education in Northern Nigeria 199

Aisha Balarabe Bawa and Aisha Abdullahi Ibrahim

Life Satisfaction Scale: A Preliminary Study on Development and Standardisation Among Africans 213

Rasaq Kayode Awosola and Erhabor Sunday Idemudia

Media Credibility and Usage: Print Newspaper versus Online Citizen Media 227

Emmanuel O. Olumuji and Esther Likita Ogba

Amorphous Lighting Design: Issues in Dan Kpodoh’s Stage Production of Julie Okoh’s Victims of Violence 242

Emeka Ofora and Friday Nwafor

The Pan-Africanist Vision in Lucky Philip Dube’s The Other Side 266

Peter Akongfeh Agwu

LA Psychologie de L’homme Noir: Une Évaluation des Idées de Léopold Sédar Senghor sur L’ontologie Négro-Africaine 279

John Ogidi Acha

Regulating Climate-Induced Migration for Attainment of

Sustainable Development Goals in Nigeria 293

Erimma Gloria Orie

Audience Acceptance of Fela Anikulapo-Kuti’s Use of Afro-Beat Music as a Communication Tool against Social Injustice 316

Charles Chinedu Onwunali and Shaibu Hassan Husseini

Nigerian Drama and Social Issues: A Critical Analysis of

Iyorwuese Hagher’s Lamp of Peace and Olu Obafemi’s Near and Distant Cries 337

Jacob Shimrumun Ioraa

From Classical Athenian Machina to Ibadan Revolve Stage: Theatre Design and Technology in Practice and Theory 354

Alphonsus Shireku Orisaremi