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    AN INVESTIGATION INTO THE ROLE OF UNITED NATIONS PEACE SUPPORT OPERATION TO SECURITY OF AFRICA: A CASE OF DARFUR-SUDAN

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    This research is on an investigation into the role of united nations peace support operation to security of Africa: a case of Darfur-Sudan. This study evaluates African Union -United Nations Hybrid Operation in Darfur (UNAMID) from 2007-2016; with a view to determining how it has contributed to the establishment of enduring peace and security in Darfur. The study is conducted against the backdrop of the fact that most United Nations (UN) Peace Support Operations(PSO) in Africa have not adequately enhanced African security; supposedly arising from their inability to address the root causes of such conflicts and institutional inadequacies. The functionalism theory is adopted as the theoretical framework of the study. The study identified four potential outcome as assumptions. First, enduring and sustainable peace can only be achieved with the full cooperation and willingness of the parties to a conflict to end the crisis. Second, the inability of UN PSO to sufficiently improve Darfur security situation is not unconnected to their inability to address the root causes of conflicts in the region. Third, UNAMID would be more effective in Darfur if it fully collaborates with regional conflict resolution mechanisms in addressing the crisis. Fourth, the full backing of the UN Permanent Members (P5) is necessary likewise the political will of African government to promote durable peace in Darfur. Interviews were utilized as the main primary source of data. Focus Group Discussion as well as documentary evidence were also used to supplement the data from the interviews. The data gathered were qualitatively analysed, applying logical reasoning based on facts. Findings indicate that there was no peace to keep in Darfur at the early stage as the armed movements and Government of Sudan (GoS) failed to agree to the implementation of the Darfur Peace Agreement (DPA) 2006 and the Doha Document for Peace in Darfur(DDPD) of 2012. This is partly due to the fact that both agreements did not factor in the root causes of the crisis bothering on the continued marginalization of the Darfur region of Sudan by the Khartoum based government over the years. Findings indicate that only the first, second and fourth assumptions of this research are valid. Furthermore, evidence presented in this study also indicates that: there is no comprehensive political solution to the problem owing to lack of a free, fair and credible elections that would lay the foundation for meaningful representation of Darfur at the national level and the lack of force multipliers and enablers undermined the credibility of the mission particularly during the deployment and consolidation phases. Evidence presented also indicate that relative security have being achieved in various sector Headquarters(HQs) and adjourning areas though security in the hinterland remain unstable, improvement in passage and distribution of humanitarian deliveries to people at risk and increased awareness on issues of human rights and rule of law in Darfur. The thesis recommends the generation of niche and specialized capability for UNAMID components, and the development of a clear political strategy towards a comprehensive political solution.

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    An evaluation of the effectiveness of public relations strategies employed during the Moshood Abiola Polytechnic conversion crises

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    This research work is on An evaluation of the effectiveness of public relations strategies employed during the Moshood Abiola Polytechnic conversion crises. Without equivocation, this study evaluated the PR strategies deployed by staffs of the Moshood Abiola Polytechnic during the conversion crises. The aim of the study was to critically investigate the strategies deployed and evaluate the effectiveness of each of those strategies.. This study was rooted in the theoretical foundation of image restoration, situational crises communication and image restoration theories. The study also examined the various past researches that have been carried out which are associated with the study.
    The sample size of the study was 200 respondents, selected through purposive sampling technique. The study employed survey research design, in which questionnaires were administered to the sample population of the study. Out of the 200 questionnaires administered, only 188 were returned and analyzed in the study. The outcome of the study revealed that the public relations crisis management strategies employed by the workers of MAPOLY during the conversion crises were effective and that the management and members of staffs of the Polytechnic has a role to play in sustaining the PR strategies in a bid to avert future crises within the institution.

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