Journal of Contemporary Urbanology

JOURNAL OF CONTEMPORARY URBANOLOGY VOLUME 3 NUMBER 1: JULY, 2016

TABLE OF CONTENTS

Articles

Criminal Victimization in a Slum Neighbourhood in Nigeria
Patience Adzande (Department of Urban and Regional Planning, Benue State University, Makurdi padzande@bsum.edu.ng).
Spatial Pattern of Fuel Filling Stations in Typical Nigerian Town
Ajene Adam Ajene (Department of Urban and Regional Planning, Benue State University, Makurdi Email: adamajene@yahoo.com); Aondoaver Benjamin Ifan (Benue State Ministry- for Lands and Survey.Makurdi Email: aondoaverifan@yahoo.com).
Assessing River Transport Operations: The experience of Makurdi River Port, Benue State, Nigeria
Daniel Peverga Dam (Depmnnent of Geography Benue State University, Makurdi, Nigeria E-mail: dampeverga@yahoo.com).
Application of GIS as Decision Support System in Evaluation of Water Coverage and Access in Rural Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria
Uwem Ituen*, Jacob Atser** and Samuel Edem* (*Department of Geography and Natural resource Management, University of Uyo **Department of Urban and Regional Planning, University of Uyo Email: uwemituen@gmail.com; jacobatser@uniuyo.edu.ng Correspondence Email: jacobatser@uniuyo.edu.ng).
The Mega Layouts 'palava' in Makurdi Urban Area - Nigeria: The Dilemma of Adjoining Rural Community
A. Lyam (Director, Centre For Peace and Development Studies Benue State University, Makurdi. Tell: 08036282818,08054140251; e-mail: cpds@bsum.edu.ng; alyam@bsum.edu.ng).
Perception of Causes, Effects and Use of Local Adaptive Measures for Mitigating Thermal Discomfort in Lokoja, Kogi State Nigeria
Adewale F. Olatunde and Joy E.Ukoje (Department of Geography, Federal University Lokoja Corresponding author: adewale.olatunde@fuIokoja.edu.ng).
Advocating For Green Infrastructure for Climate Change Mitigation in Cities of the Developing World
Sylvester Tarungwa Iorliam (Department of Urban and Regional Planning Benue State University, Makurdi Phone:+2348135829753 E-mail-williamsdesilva@yahoo.com).
Assessment of Private Companies Participation in Solid Waste Management in Kaduna Metropolis, Nigeria
Idris, I.I. and A. Ahmed (Department of Urban and Regional Planning, Faculty of Environmental Design, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria. Email: urbanist2005(a)gmail.com. iiiliyasu@abu.edu.ng).
Curbing violence and security challenges in North Eastern Region of Nigeria: The Urban Planning Perspectives
1Hassan Yerima Tifwa, 2Elegba Emmanuel O.F and 3Zungwenen Utange Jonathan (Department of Urban & Regional Planning1&2; The Federal Polytechnic, Idah. Kogi State, Nigeria hassantifwa@yahoo.com, elemof2@gmail.com and Department of Urban & Regional Planning3 UniversitiTeknologi, Malaysia; zungwenenutange@yahoo.com).