African Journal of
Business Management

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Bus. Manage.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1993-8233
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJBM
  • Start Year: 2007
  • Published Articles: 4135


Improving agriculture in Nigeria through public-private partnerships

George Nwangwu
  • George Nwangwu
  • Federal Ministry of Finance, Abuja, Nigeria.
  • Google Scholar

  •  Received: 17 October 2018
  •  Accepted: 17 January 2019
  •  Published: 28 April 2019


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Evbuomwan GO, Okoye LU (2017). Evaluating The Prospects Of The Anchor Borrowers' programme For Small Scale Farmers In Nigeria. Available at: 



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Nwangwu G (2018). Managing contingent liabilities arising from public private partnership projects. Journal of Sustainable Development Law and Policy 9(2):66-83.


Nwangwu GA (2013). A risk based approach to enhancing public-private partnership (PPP) projects in Nigeria (Doctoral dissertation, University of Hull).


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