Geographic Information System (GIS) Approach to Solid Waste

Geographic Information System (GIS) Approach to Solid Waste Management in Onitsha Urban Anambra State, Nigeria . Johnbosco C. Ojiako, Ebele J. Emengini, and Jude N. Iwuchukwu . Abstract— Solid waste management (SWM) is considered as one of the most immediateand very serious environmental problems confronting authorities in developing countries like Nigeria.

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A GIS Approach to Crime Mapping and Management in Nigeria: A

Geographic Information System (GIS) offers itself as a tool for effective crime mapping and management. It has many applications and promotes collaborations across a wide variety of disciplines. Therefore, crime analysis using GIS is today relevant in Nigeria, as the rate of crimes is very much on the rise.

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The role of geographic information system in urban land

Oct 12, 2016 · The role of geographic information system in urban land administration in Nigeria. MOJ Eco Environ Sci. 2016;1(1):16‒20. DOI: 10.15406/mojes.2016.01.00004 of questions that the technology can or should be able to answer. Generally, GIS can be used to address concerns relating to location,

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GIS for Africa - ESRI

Because GIS has the ability to analyze the inherent overlapping spatial nature of sustainable development issues, the World Summit on Sustainable Development (WSSD) includes GIS as a key element in its plan of action for helping Africa design and implement more sustainable management strategies. The

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Analyzing Water Management Issues Using GIS: The Case of Nigeria

Jul 01, 2017 · Accordingly, the study analyses water management issues in Nigeria using mix-scale method of GIS and descriptive statistics. Emphasizing the issues, environmental analysis, factors fuelling the problems and ongoing initiatives, results show declines in water quality, widespread degradation, limited access and growing demand.

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Multimedia GIS for the Management of Educational Facilities

Multimedia GIS for the Management of Educational Facilities in Lagos Mainland, Nigeria. AYENI O. O. and ABIODUN O. E., Nigeria 1. INTRODUCTION Many definitions exist for GIS, some of these definitions seems to restrict GIS to a particular application. Meanwhile, Worboys (1995), defines Geographic Information System (GIS) as “a computer-based information system that enables capture, modeling, manipulation,

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An assessment of farmer-pastoralist conflict in Nigeria using GIS

An assessment of farmer-pastoralist conflict in Nigeria using GIS 1, Ibrahim Muhammed,2, Abdurrahman Belel Ismaila, 3, Umar Muhammed Bibi ABSTRACT: Pastoralism in Nigeria faces challenges and these hampers the productivity that consequentially affect the Nation’s economy. Available grazing lands are diminishing at an alarming rate and livestock

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Geospatial Mapping and Analysis of the 2012 Flood Disaster in

8th National GIS Symposium. Dammam. Saudi Arabia. April 15-17, 2013 4 management and flood contingency planning in the region is require. This study therefore aims at the geospatial mapping and analysis of the 2012 flood disaster in parts of the central states of Nigeria and environs for the effective management of the menace. 1.2 Objectives

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GIS for Agriculture - ESRI

about the way we live on our planet. A geographic information system (GIS) is a technological tool for comprehending geography and making intelligent decisions. GIS organizes geographic data so that a person reading a map can select data necessary for a specifi c project or task. A thematic map has a table of contents that allows the reader to add

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About Us | Chartered Institute of Personnel Management of Nigeria

The Chartered Institute of Personnel Management of Nigeria was established as an umbrella Association for Practitioners of Personnel Management in 1968 as the Personnel Management Association of Nigeria. In 1973, it was renamed as Institute of Personnel Management of Nigeria. Finally, Act No 58 of 1992 chartered the Institute. VISION

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An Assessment of Road Network Quality in Jos City, Nigeria

An Assessment of Road Network Quality in JosCity, Nigeria: Using Geographic Information System (GIS) By Daful, Mwanret Gideon Oluwole, Olumide Akinwumi . Nigerian Defence Academy. Abstract-Given the significance of spatial data in planning, management and utilization of a road

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Flood Hazard Analysis and Damage Assessment of 2012 Flood in

Apr 01, 2015 · This study exploits GIS and Remote Sensing Approach in flood management with the aim of identifying and mapping areas vulnerable to flood hazard and identify the extent of damage resulting from the 2012 flood disaster in Anambra state. It identified spatial variations in flood hazard levels, spatial and economic impact of the 2012 flood disaster and the population exposed to different levels of risk in Anambra with a view of fostering the best approach for flood management.

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Utilisation of remote sensing data and GIS for flood disaster

Published on 27 Oct 2018 , by Monday Yakubu. Nigeria. Boats Makoko, Lagos and flooding in Nigeria, October 13, 2012. Utilisation of remote sensing data and GIS for flood disaster management in Nigeria. Published on 27 Oct 2018 , by Monday Yakubu. The slow but gradual and steady change in climatic conditions resulting to global warming is increasingly posing a great threat to the environment and existence of man on earth.

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Top 10 Best Consulting Firms in Nigeria (2021) – Nigerian

It services spread across auditing, financial advisory, legal operations, human capital, risk management and business strategy. Find more information about them on their website at www.deloitte.com. 6. Novatia Consulting. This is another top notch management consulting firm operating in Nigeria with good reviews from clients.

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Our Leadership - Honeywell Group

He was also the Chairman of FBN Bank (UK) Limited, Fan Milk of Nigeria Plc, Airtel Nigeria, and Nigeria-South Africa Chamber of Commerce (2000 – 2011). He has, at various times, served on the Boards of Central Bank of Nigeria (1990 – 1997), Guinness Nigeria Plc (1999 – 2003), British American Tobacco Ltd (2001 – 2004) and Ecobank

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Destiny Young - Snr. IT Engr (Cloud/Cybersecurity) - Oil and

Supplied, implemented and managed network and IT infrastructure for the department of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) of University of Uyo (UNIUYO). Consultancy ~ Strategic Information system implementation and management for Cross River Basin Development Authority (CRBDA).

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A GIS Approach to Crime Mapping and Management in Nigeria: A

Fajemirokun; O. Adewale; Timothy Idowu; Abimbola Oyewusi Babajide Maiyegun A GIS Approach to Crime Mapping and Management in Nigeria: A Case Study of Victoria Island Lagos Shaping the Change XXIII FIG Congress Munich, Germany, October 8 -13, 2006 Fig 14 :Fig 15 :Fig 16 :141516Bar Chart Showing Crime Occurrences reported in Victoria Island

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United Bank For Africa | Leadership

Franklyn holds a B.Sc degree in Business Administration from Ahmadu Bello University Zaria and MBA from the University of Lagos. He is an Honorary Senior Member of the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria; Member, Association of Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialist; and Associate Member, Nigeria Institute of Management (Chartered).

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The Application of Geospatial Techniques in Flood Risk and

A flood risk and vulnerability assessment of Lokoja town in Nigeria was investigated. The objective is to identify the risk lives and vulnerability level of the settlement to flood disasters. Geospatial techniques using remote sensing data and GIS was utilised in the analysis.

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USES, APPLICATIONS AND PROSPECTS OF GIS IN NIGERIA

26-Nov-15 2. Geographic Information System (GIS) is a computer system build to capture, store, manipulate, analyze, manage and. display all kinds of spatial or geographical data. GIS application are tools that allow end users to perform spatial query, analysis, edit spatial data and create hard copy maps. In simple way GIS can be define as an image that is referenced to the earth or has x and y coordinate and it’s attribute values are stored in the table.

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THE ROLE OF GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEM (GIS) IN EFFECTIVE

and that GIS terrorist control units be created while more personnel should be recruited and trained on using GIS to enhance successes. Keywords: Terrorism, GIS, Control, Technology, Challenges, Security, Crime Management INTRODUCTION Nigeria is today one of th most populous country in the world with the population of 140 million

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Application of GIS in Solid Waste Management in Chanchaga

Key words: Solid Waste Management, Environmental Hazard, GIS, GPS, Spatial Information I. Introduction In developing countries such as Nigeria, the international policy that the generator of waste is responsible for the proper management, treatment and disposal of waste has remained on paper and is yet to be implemented[1].

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Educational Management Information System

EMIS today in Nigeria is not all about Annual Schools Census (ASC) It is about information on the educational system as well as on other system in society related to education. EMIS is includes GIS data and catchment community information EMIS in Nigeria is considering data collecting system for all education

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(PDF) Implementing GIS for Land Use Planning and Management

Download. Implementing GIS for Land Use Planning and Management in Lagos State. S О Dekolo. Samuel O. Dekolo Dept. of Town and Regional Planning Lagos State Polytechnic, Lagos State, Nigeria. 01-8043485, [email protected] IMPLEMENTING GIS FOR LAND USE PLANING AND MANAGEMENT IN LAGOS STATE Abstract: We all know that some GIS will fail, however, when failure do occur and a re-appraisal is performed, the lessons can be published so that other users may profit from the experience.

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GIS for waste Management – geohackathon

Nov 20, 2020 · The Safe management and proper disposal of household solid waste are myopic problems faced by metropolitan cities in Nigeria like Ibadan. The major causes of this observed are: No education or knowledge on waste management. Low income. Unplanned Residential Area. Belief or carefree attitude of the community residents.

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NEEDS FOR TRANSPORTATION PLANNING AND MANAGEMENT IN NIGERIA

The discussions so far show that the use of GIS for transportation management is ideal and has come to stay universally, and so should be adopted in Nigeria. KEYWORDS: Transportation, Management, Geographic Information System, Traffic. INTRODUCTION In a broad sense a Geographic Information System (GIS) is an information system

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GEO-SPATIAL TECHNOLOGIES FOR NIGERIAN URBAN SECURITY AND

GIS/RS for urban mapping not only possible but also effectivecrime for day-to-day running and management of many aspects of city life. The NigeriaSat-2 and Ortho-rectified Quick-Bird images, basemap, master plan and

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Development of A Web based GIS Waste Disposal Management

used the earth’s resources and disposed of wastes. In . .. Development of A Web based GIS Waste Disposal Management System for Nigeria I.J. Information Engineering and Electronic Business, 2012

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GIS in Modern Zoological Park Management: Case Study of the

GIS in Modern Zoological Park Management: Case Study of the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, Nigeria John A. Oyedepo, Ph.D.*1 and M.O. Oyatogun, Ph.D.2 1Institute of Food Security, Environmental Resources Agricultural Research 2Department of Forestry and Wildlife Management Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, Nigeria.

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