International Journal of
Educational Administration and Policy Studies

  • Abbreviation: Int. J. Educ. Admin. Pol. Stud.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-6656
  • DOI: 10.5897/IJEAPS
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 215

Full Length Research Paper

Challenges of implementing the contributory pension scheme in public universities in Nigeria

Onukwu James
  • Onukwu James
  • Arts Education Department, Faculty of Education, Federal University Otuoke, Bayelsa State, Nigeria.
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  •  Received: 06 July 2017
  •  Accepted: 21 August 2017
  •  Published: 31 December 2017


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