DR. ABDULLAHI SHEHU ARAGA

DR. ABDULLAHI SHEHU ARAGA

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Lecturer I

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08033575992

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I a holder of Ph.D in Banking and Finance. As an academic staff of the university, I work under the department of financial studies in faculty of Management Sciences.

  • Academic Duties

 

 

 

 

  • Public Finance.
  • Leasing.
  • Corporate Governance in banking System and SMEs financing.

 

 

 

 

  • Araga, A. S. (2008). Public Financial Management in Nigeria: Principles, Practices, and Issues, First Edition. Abuja: Premier Educational Institute. 316pp. ISBN 978-978-087-673-9 (Nigeria) (Contribution…100%)
  • Araga, A. S. (2009). Practical Business Finance, First Edition. Abuja: Premier Educational Institute. 305pp. ISBN 978-978-087-674-9 (Nigeria) (Contribution…100%)
  • Araga, A. S. (2010). Project Investment: Appraisal and Analysis, First Edition. Abuja: Premier Educational Institute. 326pp. ISBN 978-978-912-159-5 (Nigeria) (Contribution…100%)
  • Araga, A. S. (2011). Entrepreneur and Entrepreneurship: Concepts, Principles and Cases, First Edition. Abuja: Premier Educational Institute. 380pp. ISBN 978-978-912-157-1 (Nigeria) (Contribution…100%)

 Chapters in Books Already Published

  • Araga, A. S. (2011): The Role of the Internal Control System in the Best Practices of Corporate Governance in Dandago, K. I. and Tijjani, B. (eds.), Corporate Governance and Social Responsibility, Festschrift in honour of Professor Aminu Salihu Mikailu:, (Kano: Dept of Accounting, Bayero University).
  • Araga, A. S. (2012): Technology Enhanced Learning: Issues and Concerns in the National Open University of Nigeria: in Olojede, I. (ed.), Operating Open and Distance Learning in Nigeria: The National Open University of Nigeria Experience:, (Lagos: Concept Publications Limited).     

Articles Already in Refereed Conference Proceedings

  •  Araga, A. S. (2009): “Small and Medium Enterprises: Strategies for        Promotion and Challenges of their Development in Nigeria” in Kellenberger P. (ed) The Financial Theory and Engineering, Proceedings of the 2009 International Conference on Financial Theory and Engineering in Dubai, Danvers (USA): International: Computer Society Press, 271 – 278pp (United Arab Emirate) (Contribution: 100%).  
  • Araga, A. S. (2009): “Role of Financial Bootstrapping in Enhancing Establishment and Growth of Small and Medium Enterprises” Conference Proceedings of the Turkish Nile University International Conference on Social Sciences and Law, organized by National Open University of Nigeria & Nile University of Nigeria in Abuja, 10th to 11th May, 2017 (Contribution: 100%)
  • Araga, A. S. (2009):    in Madichie, N., Nkamnabe, A. D. and Ezu, G. (eds) African Entrepreneurship and Sustainable Development, Proceedings of the 2017 Faculty of Management Sciences International Conference on African Entrepreneurship and Innovation for Sustainable Development in Nnamidi Azikiwe University in Awka,  26th -29th, 2017 (Contribution: 100%).

Editorial Work

  • Araga, A. S. (ed), Risk & Quality Management, (MBA 767):, (Lagos: National Open University of Nigeria)
  •  Araga, A. S. (ed), Human Resources Management Principles, (ENT 325):, (Lagos: National Open University of Nigeria)
  • Araga, A. S. (ed), Consumer Behavior, (ENT 205):, (Lagos: National Open University of Nigeria)
  • Araga, A. S. (ed), Principles of Insurance, (ENT 105):, (Lagos: National Open University of Nigeria)
  •  Araga, A. S. (ed), Introduction to Development Economics, (BHM 207):, (Lagos: National Open University of Nigeria)
  • Araga, A. S. (ed), Commercial Recreation Management, (TSM 347 205):, (Lagos: National Open University of Nigeria)
  • Araga, A. S. (ed), Principles of Money and Banking, (BHM 642):, (Lagos: National Open University of Nigeria)
  • Araga, A. S. (ed), Data Management Application, (MBA 714):, (Lagos: National Open University of Nigeria)
  • Araga, A. S. (ed), Elements of Public Sector Accounting, (ACC 310):, (Lagos: National Open University of Nigeria)
  • Araga, A. S. (ed), Public Sector Accounting and Finance, (ACC 418):, (Lagos: National Open University of Nigeria)

Articles Already in Learned Journal

  • Araga, A. S. (2010): Fiscal Federalism in Nigeria: Practices and Issues, Bayero International Journal of Accounting Research (BIJER), Bayero University, Kano, Vol. 1 No. 1, May.
  • Araga, A. S. (2013): Appraisal of Development of Industrial Clusters for Promoting Small and Medium Enterprises in Nigeria, NOUN Journal of Management and International Development, Lagos, vol. 2 No. 3.
  • Araga, A. S. (2014): Appraisal of Influence of Major Exogenous Factors on Volume of Lending by Deposit Money Banks In Nigeria (1990 – 2011), International Journal of Research in Commerce, Economics & Management, vol. 4 No. 7, July.
  • Araga, A. S. (2015): Nexus between Corporate Governance Regime and Internal Control Scheme in Business Organizations, International Journal of Research in Commerce, Information Technology & Management, vol. 5 No. 1, January.
  • Araga, A. S. (2015): Regulatory Issues of Corporate Governance in Nigerian Banking Industry, International Journal of Research in Commerce & Management, vol. 6 No. 1, January.
  • Araga, A. S. (2015): Impact of Public Expenditure on Employment Generation: Evidence from Nigeria, Journal of Banking, Finance and Development, vol. 8, No. 1&2, Department of Accountancy, Banking and Finance, Ebonyi State University, Abakaliki.

Books, Chapters in Books Already Accepted for Publications

  • Araga, A. S. (2016): Relevance of Enterprise Risk Management Framework for Managing Risks in Banking System, NOUN Journal of Management and International Development, vol. 4, Faculty of Management Sciences, National Open University of Nigeria, Lagos.
  • Araga, A. S. (2016): Relevance of Equipment Leasing as a Framework For Financing Operations of Small and Medium Enterprises in Lagos State of Nigeria, Journal of Accounting and Finance, Department of Accountancy, Lagos State University, Lagos.
  • Araga, A. S. (2016): Foreign Exchange Management in Nigeria: Phases, Problems and Way Forward, Books of Reading, Faculty of Management Sciences, National Open University of Nigeria, Lagos.
  • Araga, A. S. (2017). Role of Financial Bootstrapping in Establishment and Growth of Small and Medium Enterprises, Journal of Business Administration, Department of Business Administration, Lagos State University, Lagos.
  • Araga, A. S. (2017). Industrial Cluster Effect: Evidence from Lagos and Kaduna Industrial Clusters In Nigeria, Journal of Department of Business Administration and Marketing,  Babcock University,Ilisan Remo,Ogun State.
  • Araga, A. S. (2017). Effects of Public Expenditure on Unemployment Rate in Nigeria: A Disaggregated Approach, Issues in Economics and Finance Journal, Department of Economics, Nigerian Defence Academy, Kaduna.

Technical Reports and Monographs

•    Olufeagba, B., Akpan, A. B., Adamu, I., Araga, A. S. and Agboola, P. (1994). Report on Survey of Consumption of Petroleum Products around Border Areas in Katsina State of Nigeria. A Technical Report submitted to Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation. 250pp, (Abuja) (Contribution…20%).

  • Akpan, A. B. and Araga, A. S. (1995). Marketing Study on Appropriate Penetration Strategies for Talc and Barytes in Nigeria.  A Technical Report submitted to Crystal Talc Nigeria Limited. 56pp, (Kagara, Niger State) (Contribution…50%).
  • Akpan, A. B. and Araga, A. S. (1995) Preparation of Marketing Brochure (Marketing Handbook) on Talc and Barytes in Nigeria. A Technical Report submitted to Crystal Talc Nigeria Limited. 60pp (Kagara, Niger State) (Contribution…50%)
  • Akpan, A. B. and Araga, A. S. (1996). Preparation of Organizational Manual and Staff Conditions of Service. A Technical Report A Technical Report submitted to Y. A. Ahmed and Associates Limited. 104pp (Kaduna) (Contribution…50%).
  • Akpan, A. B. and Araga, A. S. (1997). Preparation of Informational Dossier (Information Handbook). A Technical Report submitted to Y. A. Ahmed and Associates Limited. 67pp (Kaduna) (Contribution…50%).
  • Araga, A. S. (2003). Feasibility Study on Establishment of Petrol Service Station at Okene, Kogi State. A Technical Report submitted to Sule and Sons Ltd. 150pp (Abuja) (Contribution…100%)

Major Conferences Attended with Papers Read (in the last 5 years)

  • International Conference on Social Sciences and Law, organized by National Open University of Nigeria & Nile University of Nigeria in Abuja, 10th to 11th May, 2017.
  • International Conference on Entrepreneurship and Innovation for Sustainable Economic Development in Africa, organized by Faculty of Management Science, Nnamidi Azikiwe University, Awka in Awka, 26th to 29th July, 2017.

Papers Presented for other Institutions and Organizations

  • Araga, A. S. (1995): Stores Inventory: Procurement, Control And Checks. Paper presented during the Management Workshop for Senior Staff held at Niger Sack Manufacturing Company, Kontagora, August 22nd – 24th, 1995.
  • Araga, A. S. (1996): Developing Trends in Environmental Protection. Paper presented to the Law Students, Faculty of Law, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, December 5th, 1996.
  • Araga, A. S. (1998): Performance Evaluation, Target Setting and Counseling. Paper presented during Annual Managers’ Conference for Senior Managers organized by Union Bank of Nigeria PLC at National Teachers Institute, Zaria, December 12th – 16th, 1998.
  • Araga, A. S. (1999): Project Financing, Disbursement Timing and Management. Paper presented during a Project Management Course organized for Transport Managers organized by the Nigerian Institute of Transport Technology (NITT), Zaria, April 19th – 30th, 1999.
  • Araga, A. S. (1999): Project Financing, Disbursement Timing and Management. Paper presented during a Project Management Course for Transport Managers organized by the Nigerian Institute of Transport Technology (NITT), Zaria, April 19th – 30th, 1999.
  • Araga, A. S. (1999): Project Cycle and Programming. Paper presented during a Project Management Course for Transport Managers organized by the Nigerian Institute of Transport Technology (NITT), Zaria, April 19th – 30th, 1999.
  • Araga, A. S. (1999): Managerial Accounting and Finance for Decision Making in Mass Transit Management. Paper presented during a Mass Transit Operations and Management Course for Transport Managers organized by the Nigerian Institute of Transport Technology (NITT), Zaria, held at NUJ Press Centre, Osogbo, July 5th – 8th, 1999.
  • Araga, A. S. (1999): Strategic Planning in Mass Transit Management. Paper presented during a Mass Transit Operations and Management Course for Transport Managers organized by the Nigerian Institute of Transport Technology (NITT), Zaria, held at NUJ Press Centre, Osogbo, July 5th – 8th, 1999.
  • Araga, A. S. (2002): Performance Appraisal: An Overview. Paper presented during a Performance Appraisal Workshop for NITEL Management Staff organized by Marycon Nigeria Limited, held at the Nigerian Telecommunication Limited Training School, Cappa Oshodi, August 5th – 30th, 2002.
  • Araga, A. S. (2002): Performance Appraisal Methods. Paper presented during a Performance Appraisal Workshop for NITEL Management Staff organized by Marycon Nigeria Limited, held at the Nigerian Telecommunication Limited Training School, Cappa Oshodi, August 5th – 30th, 2002.
  • Araga, A. S. (2002): Discipline and Discharge. Paper presented during a Performance Appraisal Workshop for NITEL Management Staff organized by Marycon Nigeria Limited, held at the Nigerian Telecommunication Limited Training School, Cappa Oshodi, August 5th – 30th, 2002.
  • Araga, A. S. (2002): Grievance Management. Paper presented during a Performance Appraisal Workshop for NITEL Management Staff organized by Marycon Nigeria Limited, held at the Nigerian Telecommunication Limited Training School, Cappa Oshodi, August 5th – 30th, 2002.
  • Araga, A. S. (2002): Management of Performance Interview. Paper presented during a Performance Appraisal Workshop for NITEL Management Staff organized by Marycon Nigeria Limited, held at the Nigerian Telecommunication Limited Training School, Cappa Oshodi, August 5th – 30th, 2002.
  • Araga, A. S. (2002): Dealing with Poor Performance (Counseling). Paper presented during a Performance Appraisal Workshop for NITEL Management Staff organized by Marycon Nigeria Limited at the Nigerian Telecommunication Limited, held Training School, Cappa Oshodi, August 5th – 30th, 2002.
  • Araga, A. S. (2002): Managerial Networking. Paper presented during a Performance Appraisal Workshop for NITEL Management Staff organized by Marycon Nigeria Limited, held at the Nigerian Telecommunication Limited Training School, Cappa Oshodi, August 5th – 30th, 2002.
  • Araga, A. S. (2002): Self Appraisal for Managers. Paper presented during a Performance Appraisal Workshop for NITEL Management Staff organized by Marycon Nigeria Limited, held at the Nigerian Telecommunication Limited Training School, Cappa Oshodi, August 5th – 30th, 2002.
  • Araga, A. S. (2002): Effective Communication. Paper presented during a Performance Appraisal Workshop for NITEL Management Staff organized by Marycon Nigeria Limited, held at the Nigerian Telecommunication Limited Training School, Cappa Oshodi, August 5th – 30th, 2002.
  • Araga, A. S. (2002): Compensation As A Reward and Incentive. Paper presented during a Performance Appraisal Workshop for NITEL Management Staff organized by Marycon Nigeria Limited, held at the Nigerian Telecommunication Limited Training School, Cappa Oshodi, August 5th – 30th, 2002.
  • Araga, A. S. (2002): Performance Standards. Paper presented during a Performance Appraisal Workshop for NITEL Management Staff organized by Marycon Nigeria Limited, held at the Nigerian Telecommunication Limited Training School, Cappa Oshodi, August 5th – 30th, 2002.
  • Araga, A. S. (2002): Delegation and Motivation. Paper presented during a Performance Appraisal Workshop for NITEL Management Staff organized by Marycon Nigeria Limited, held at the Nigerian Telecommunication Limited Training School, Cappa Oshodi, August 5th – 30th, 2002.
  • Araga, A. S. (2002): Records Equipment in Relation to Storage and Retrieval of Records. Paper presented during a Record Management Workshop for Raw Materials Research and Development Council Staff organized by the Centre for Educational Services, University of Calabar in collaboration with Prime Investment and Management Systems Limited, held at RMRDC Auditorium, Maitama-Abuja, September 3rd – 5th, 2002.
  • Araga, A. S. (2002): Classification and Indexing of Records. Paper presented during a Record Management Workshop for Raw Materials Research and Development Council Staff organized by the Centre for Educational Services, University of Calabar in collaboration with Prime Investment and Management Systems Limited, held at RMRDC Auditorium, Maitama-Abuja, September 3rd – 5th, 2002.
  • Araga, A. S. (2002): Collective Bargaining As A Tool to Press Home Workers’ Welfare: Dialogue or Confrontation. Paper presented to the Staff of the Federal Ministry of Water Resources during Union Week, held at Old Federal Secretariat, Area 1, Graki-Abuja, December 19th, 2002.
  • Araga, A. S. (2003): Budgeting and Budgetary Control. Paper presented during Management Appreciation Course organized by Nigerian Institute of Management, held at NIM Northern Area Office, Abuja, May 5th – 9th, 2003.
  • Araga, A. S. (2003): Analysis of Financial Statements. Paper presented during Management Appreciation Course organized by Nigerian Institute of Management, held at NIM Northern Area Office, Abuja, June 11th – 15th, 2003.
  • Araga, A. S. (2003): Modern Management Techniques and Managerial Effectiveness. Paper presented during Management Appreciation Course organized by Nigerian Institute of Management, held at NIM Northern Area Office, Abuja, June 16th – 20th, 2003.
  • Araga, A. S. (2003): Leadership and Motivation. Paper presented during Management Appreciation Course organized by Nigerian Institute of Management, held at NIM Northern Area Office, Abuja, June 16th – 20th, 2003.
  • Araga, A. S. (2003): Principles of Finance and Management Accounting. Paper presented during Management Appreciation Course organized by Nigerian Institute of Management, held at NIM Northern Area Office, Abuja, August 25th – 29th, 2003.
  • Araga, A. S. (2003): Principles of Finance and Management Accounting. Paper presented during Management Appreciation Course organized by Nigerian Institute of Management, held at NIM Northern Area Office, Abuja, August 25th – 29th, 2003.
  • Araga, A. S. (2003): Job Design and Analysis. Paper presented during Management Appreciation Course organized by Nigerian Institute of Management, held at NIM Northern Area Office, Abuja, August 25th – 29th, 2003.
  • Araga, A. S. (2003): Discipline Principles of Finance and Management Accounting. Paper presented during Management Appreciation Course organized by Nigerian Institute of Management, held at NIM Northern Area Office, Abuja, August 25th – 29th, 2003.
  • Araga, A. S. (2004): Process of Effective Management. Paper presented during Managers’ Course organized by Nigerian Institute of Management at NIM Northern Area Office, Abuja 
  • Araga, A. S. (2004): Report Writing and Modes. Paper presented during Managers’ Course organized by Nigerian Institute of Management at NIM Northern Area Office, Abuja
  • Araga, A. S. (2004): Types of Financial Crime in Capital Market. Paper presented during Workshop on Civil Investigation Methods in Public Sector with Emphasis on Capital Market Offences for SEC senior Managers organized by Mickay Consult at SEC Training School, Abuja, August 24th – 26th, 2004.
  • Araga, A. S. (2004): General Qualities of Investigation in Capital Market. Paper presented during Workshop on Civil Investigation Methods in Public Sector with Emphasis on Capital Market Offences for SEC senior Managers organized by Mickay Consult at SEC Training School, Abuja, August 24th – 26th, 2004.
  • Araga, A. S. (2004): Treatment of Information in Capital Market Environment. Paper presented during Workshop on Civil Investigation Methods in Public Sector with Emphasis on Capital Market Offences for SEC senior Managers organized by Mickay Consult at SEC Training School, Abuja, August 24th – 26th, 2004.
  • Araga, A. S. (2004): Enforcement Procedure and Deterrence of Capital Market Financial Crimes. Paper presented during Workshop on Civil Investigation Methods in Public Sector with Emphasis on Capital Market Offences for SEC senior Managers organized by Mickay Consult at SEC Training School, Abuja, August 24th – 26th, 2004.
  • Araga, A. S. (2014): Investments in Securities. Paper presented during Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Course on Bonds, Fixed Income Investments and Assets Management Techniques organized by DTCA and Associates Ltd at CBN Branch Office, Lokoja, May 12th – 16th, 2014.
  • Araga, A. S. (2014): Bonds and Fixed Income Investments. Paper presented during Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Course on Bonds, Fixed Income Investments and Assets Management Techniques organized by DTCA and and Associates Ltd at CBN Branch Office, Lokoja, May 12th – 16th, 2014.
  • Araga, A. S. (2014): Bonds Markets Analysis and Strategies. Paper presented during Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Course on Bonds, Fixed Income Investments and Assets Management Techniques organized by DTCA and and Associates Ltd at CBN Branch Office, Lokoja, May 12th – 16th, 2014.
  • Araga, A. S. (2014): Capital Asset Management Techniques. Paper presented during Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Course on Bonds, Fixed Income Investments and Assets Management Techniques organized by DTCA and and Associates Ltd at CBN Branch Office, Lokoja, May 12th – 16th, 2014.
  • Araga, A. S. (2014): Capital Asset Markets. Paper presented during Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Course on Bonds, Fixed Income Investments and Assets Management Techniques organized by DTCA and and Associates Ltd at CBN Branch Office, Lokoja, May 12th – 16th, 2014.