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Comparison of physiological characteristics of male racket game players in University of Ilorin
(Department of Human Kinetics and Health Education, Faculty of Education, Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba-Akoko, Ondo State, Nigeria, 2019) Adebayo, Babatunde Samson
Physiological characteristics are are those variables that are directly linked with functioning of various organs and systems such as heart rate, maximum oxygen uptake, blood pressure, vital capacity, stroke volume and lung capacity. This study focused on comparison of physiological characteristics of male racket game players in University of Ilorin. The variables investigated were; heart rate, maximum oxygen uptake (v02max)and blood pressure. Ex-post facto research design was adopted for this study. The population comprised male racket game players in university of Ilorin. Stratified sampling technique was adopted to select 18 athletes for the study. The measurements were taken using digital sphygmomanometer for blood pressure and heartrate and 12-minutes Cooper test for v02max. Data collection was conducted by the researchers and two research assistants. Mean and standard deviation was used for the demographic data of the respondents, the tree null hypotheses were tested using one way analysis of variance at 0.05 alpha level. The findings revealed that there were significant differences in the heart rate and v02max of the participants, while there was no significant difference in the systolic and diastolic blood pressure. Based on the findings, the study recommended that racket sports coaches should pay more attention to developing specific fitness fitness programmes into their training schedule so as to improve athletes' physiological characteristics to attain peak performance. The study further recommends that players should maintain their systolic blood pressure within the range of 106-120 and 70-80diastolic blood pressure to maintain optimal performance.
(2020-02) OLADIMEJI, Ibrahim; Otuoze, Abdulrahaman Okino; Akorede, Mudathir Funsho; ABDULKARIM, Abubakr 3.A.I ABDULLATEEF, 4.Olalekan OGUNBIYI; Abdullateef, Ayodele Isqeel; Ogunbiyi, Olalekan
Failure to properly define operating hazards associated with pneumatic conveying system for combustible powder transportation has led to several incidences of fires and explosions. These hazards are mostly preventable if adequate safety measures are provided for the pneumatic conveying systems for dust and combustible materials during the system design, installation and operating stages. This paper presents assessment on risk of fire and explosive hazards associated with pneumatic conveying system for a combustible powder transportation and prescribe the best practice to prevent possible accident that might result from improper practice. The safety practice and relevant regulations for zoning of the operating area and guide for proper selection of suitable class of measuring instrumentation for safe system operation are enumerated.
Domestic violence against women in Udu Local Government Area of Delta State, Nigeria
(Department of Psychology, University of Ilorin, Nigeria, 2021) Veta, Dennis
This study investigated factors associated with domestic violence against women and its prevalence in Udu Local Government Area of Delta State, Nigeria. A cross-sectional survey design was adopted for the study. A questionnaire schedule and an in-depth interview (IDI) guide were used for data collection, and a multistage sampling method comprising stratification, simple random sampling, purposive sampling method, and systematic sampling methods were adopted in this study. more than half percent of the respondents were cohabiting (i.e. they were not legally married) the result revealed that the majority of the respondents have experienced physical abuse from their husbands, and some were sexually abused. only a few were not victims of domestic violence. so, there was high domestic violence in the study communities. the major cause of domestic violence, among others, in the study communities was 'arguing back'. suggestions that could enhance more peaceful co-existence among intimate partners in the study communities were made.
قصيدة ذكرى الحادي عشر من سبتمبر للشاعر عيسى ألبي أبوبكر: دراسة صوتية
(the Department of Arabic Studies, Faculty of Arts, Federal University of Lafia., 2023) Mahmoud-Mukadam A.; A.A. Shittu
Human speech consists of successive sounds, and these sounds are interconnected and composed of groups to form words, then these words are organized into sentences and phrases to lead to a clear intended meaning from the speaker to the same listener. It is a study of the September Eleventh (11) memorial poem by the poet Isa Alabi at the phonemic and morphological levels that aims to show features and phonetic connotations in the poem and what the names of the attributes contained in it are. The study resulted that the descriptive analytical approach and came to the most important results: (1) the presence of the main syllables in the poem with the absence of secondary syllables (2) a perfect fit between sound and meaning (3) good selection of words that suit the nature of the poem (4) the names of the subject are the most frequently mentioned in the poem among the adjective.
The Impacts of Public Libraries in Promoting Knowledge Society among Civil Servants in Nigeria
(LP2M Universitas Islam Negeri (UIN) Syarif Hidayatullah Jakarta, 2022-05-31) K. T. Omopupa
Public libraries serve as gateways to knowledge and culture by playing a fundamental role in society. The aim of this study is to examine the impacts of public libraries on the promotion of knowledge societies among civil servants in Oyo State, Nigeria. The total population was 570, and the sample size was 235 using a simple random sampling technique. The research design adopted was a descriptive survey. A questionnaire was used as an instrument for data collection, and a descriptive data analysis technique of frequency and the simple percentage was used. Findings revealed, firstly, that public libraries promote knowledge societies among civil servants through their collections, resources, and internet facilities to enhance the civil service culture. Secondly, public libraries have contributed significantly to improving and promoting knowledge societies as the civil servants make judicious use of the library facility to promote knowledge societies. Thirdly, public libraries have limitation that hindered the promotion of knowledge societies among civil servants; which are inadequate library materials, poor reading culture, inaccessibility to information resources, poor dissemination of information, and inadequate professional staff have. The recommendations of this study are the public libraries should provide more collections, adequate information resources tailored toward the promotion of knowledge societies, recruit professional staff and conduct regular training to improve their discharge of duties to meet the information needs of civil servants for the promotion of knowledge societies.