Journal of
African Studies and Development

  • Abbreviation: J. Afr. Stud. Dev
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-2189
  • DOI: 10.5897/JASD
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 233

Table of Content: April-June 2023; 15(2)

May 2023

Effectiveness of transitional justice processes in peacebuilding in Zimbabwe: The case of national peace and reconciliation commission

The purpose of this study was to assess the effectiveness of transitional justice processes in Zimbabwe using a case of the National Peace and Reconciliation Commission (NPRC). The NPRC is the first Commission constitutionally mandated to implement the transitional justice processes in Zimbabwe. The research employed a qualitative research methodology and a case study design of the NPRC was used. Purposive sampling...

Author(s): Bazel Coster Chinyonga and Jeffrey Kurebwa

June 2023

Access to credit and financial services on marketing of farm produce in Benue State, Nigeria

The central bank of Nigeria recently introduced a cashless policy which impacted various facets of life in the country. This however motivated this study to examine the extent to which access to credit and financial services policies have impacted the marketing of agricultural products in an agro-based economy of Benue State, -a sub-national state with limited access to credits and financial services among farmers. The...

Author(s): Kuma S. Shima, Umoh D. Boniface, Asogwa T. Henry, Uzochukwu Amakom, Ezebuilo R. Ukwueze, Asogwa K. Angela and Azu Benedict