Baze University

DR. CHUKWUEMEKA OKAFOR


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  • Qualifications: BSc;MSc;PhD
  • Role Title: Senior lecturer
  • Telephone: 09030096289
  • Email: emeka.okafor@bazeuniversity.edu.ng
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Dr Chukwuemeka Okafor holds three degrees obtained between 1996 and 2013 from prestigious Universities in Nigeria and South Africa. His credentials include PhD in Public Administration , Master of Science in Government and Political Science (MSc) and Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Political Science. He is presently a senior lecturer in the Department of Government and Public Administration, Baze University, Abuja. His research interests include, public sector governance, policy monitoring and evaluation. He has published in recognised local and international learned journals. 

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Module Code Module Description Credit Unit
PUB204 Administrative Thought 3
PUB206 Urban Government and Administration 3
PUB303 Organisation and Administrative Theory 3
PUB305 Personal Administration 3
PUB306 Labour Management Relations in the Public Sector 3
PUB308 Inter-Governmental Relations 3
PUB311 Theory and Practice of Planning 3
PUB407 eGovernance and Administration 3


Journal Articles

·         Ijeoma, EOC and Okafor, C. (2014). A Review of South Africa’s National Electrification Programme: the Buffalo City Municipality platform. In Journal of Public Administration, Vol. 49(1) pp. 32-48.http://o-reference.sabinet.co.za.wam.seals.ac.za. ISSN: 00360767.

·         Omenmma, D.A. and Okafor, C. (2014) Poverty alleviation programme in Nigeria: an assessment of its implementation in Enugu State. In Africa’s Public Service Delivery & Performance Review, vol. 2(1) pp. 69-88. www.apsdpr.co.za. ISSN: 2310-2195.

·         Okafor, C. and Ani, J. K. (2014) The National Youth Service Corps Programme and growing security threats in Nigeria. In Africa’s Public Service Delivery & Performance Review, vol. 2(2) pp. 149-164. www.apsdpr.co.za. ISSN:2310-2195.

·         Ssekibuule, H.J. and Okafor, C. (2014) Exploring public participation in South Africa. In Journal of policy and development studies, vol. 6(2) pp 1-18. www.arabianjbmr.com. ISSN: 157-9385.

·         Chukwuemeka, EEO, Oji R.O,Okafor, C. and Onwucheka, F (2014) Research and development in Africa: addressing the elephantine problems. In Arabian journal of Business Management and Review (Kuwait chapter), vol. 4(4) pp 46-57. www.arabianjbmr.com ISSN:2224-8358

·         Breakfast N, Okafor, C. and Bradshaw, G (2014) Market triumphalism at Buffalo City Municipality and Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University in Eastern Cape, South. In Africa. Africa’s Public Service Delivery & Performance Review, vol. 2(4) pp 22-45. www.apsdpr.co.za. ISSN: 2310-2195.

·         Okafor, C, Fatile, J.O and Ejalonibu G. L (2014). Public service Innovations and changing ethos in Africa. In Africa’s Public Service &Performance Review, vol 2(4) pp 46-71. www.apsdpr.co.za. ISSN: 2310-2195.

·         Okafor, C.Okechukwu, E. and Iloanya, K. (2015) An analysis of the policy framework on electricity in South Africa: a public interest approach. In International journal of arts and humanities (member Ajol), vol.4 (1), S/No 13 pp 148-167. http://www.ajol.com/ijah ISSN. DOI://http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/ijah.v4i1.11. ISSN 2225-8590 (Print) 2227-5452 (online).

·         Okafor, C. Chukwuemeka, EEO and Udenta, J. (2015) Developmental Local Government as a model for grassroots socio-economic development in Nigeria. In International journal of arts and humanities (member Ajol), vol. 4(2), S/No 14, pp. 42-6. http://www.ajol.com/ijah. DOI://dx.doi.org/104314/ijah.v412.4. ISSN 2225-8590 (Print) 2227-5432 (online).

·         Okafor, C.Matiwane, S and Onuigbo, R. A. (2015) Examining Municipal Councillors oversight roles in Alfred Nzo District Municipality of Eastern Cape, South Africa. In Africa Public Service Delivery and Performance Review, vol. 3(3) pp 52-71. www.apsdpr.co.za. ISSN: 2310-2195

·         Okafor, C.and Onuigbo R. A. (2015) Rethinking public administration professionalism in Nigeria. In African Research Review, vol. 9(4), pp 333-347.www.afrrevjo.net ISSN 1994-9057 (Print), ISSN 2070-0083 (online). DOI:http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/affrev.v9:4.25

·         Okafor, C. (2016) Interfacing leadership and national development: the Nigerian experience. In African Journal of Social Sciences, vol. 6 (3) pp 16-29. http//www.sachajournals.com. ISSN 2045-8452 (online), ISSN 2045-8460 (Print).

·         Okafor, C. (2016) Improving outcomes in the Nigeria Healthcare sector through Public Private Partnership. In African Research Review, vol. 10(4), pp 1-17. ISSN 1994-9057 (Print); 2070-0083 (online) DOI ://http://iidx.doi.org/10.4314/affrev.v1014.1

·         Ngofa, C and Okafor, C. (2016) Government and poverty reduction in Nigeria: a review of the agricultural development programmes in Rivers state (2000-2016). In NG. Journal of Social Development, vol, 5(5) pp. 98-105. http://www.arabianjbmr.com/NGJSD_index.php

·         Okafor, C. (2017) Framework for effective oversight functions of the Nigerian National Assembly: A Reflection. In Affrika: Journal of Politics, Economics and Society, vol. 7 (2) pp.125-142

·          Chukwuemeka, E.E.O., Chinenye, O. & Okafor, C., (2018) Enhancing service delivery in Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) Nigeria: The imperative of e-governance, In Africa’s Public Service Delivery and Performance Review 6(1), a240. https://doi.org/10.4102/ apsdpr.v6i1.240

·         Okafor, C. (2018) Dysfunctional public administration in an era of increasing public service delivery expectations: a puncture to nation-building efforts. In Journal of Nation-building and Policy Studies, vol 2 (1), pp. 5-24.  https://doi.org/10.31920/2516-3132/201/v2n1a1

·         Okafor, C., and Agu, S.M (2018) The impact of new media technology on electoral victory: focus on 2015 General election in Nigeria. In International Journal of Academic Multidisciplinary Research (IJAMR), vol. 2(12), pp 1-9

Book

·         Oji R. O. and Okafor, C. (2000) Political Parties, Pressure Groups and Public Opinion in the Political Process. Enugu; John Jacobs Publishing. ISBN 978-35264-5-6.

Book Chapters

·         Okafor, C. (2000) Strategic Planning, Management and Control of women welfare programmes’, in Umebali, E, Chukwuemeka, E and Njoku, A (Eds). Contemporary Issues in Local Government Administration and Rural Development in Nigeria. Enugu; Computer Edge Publications. pp 160-170.

 

·         Ijeoma, EOC and Okafor, C. (2015) Public Administration Education and Training in Nigeria. A Reflection. In P.F Haruna and S. Vyas-Doorgapersad (Eds), Public Administration Training in Africa: Competencies in Development Management. USA; CRC Press (Taylor & Francis). pp 107 – 138. http://www.amazon.ca/Public-Administration-Training-Africa-Competencies/dp/. ISBN-10:1482223805; ISBN-13:978-1482223804.

 

·          Okafor, C. & Okafor, O.C., 2018, ‘Mainstreaming the Whistle-blower Policy in the Fight Against Corruption in Nigeria’, in E.O.C. Ijeoma & O.I. Nzewi (eds.), Culture, Philosophies and Reforms in Public Administration for the Globalising World: A Reflection on Local, Regional and International Perspectives (South African Schools and Departments of Public Administration and Management Book Series Volume 1), pp. 1–15, AOSIS, Cape Town. https://doi.org.za/10.4102/aosis.2018.BK80.01

    Book


  1. Political Parties, Pressure Groups and Public Opinion in the Political Process

    Authors: Dr. Chukwuemeka Okafor , Oji, R.O

    Publisher: John Jacobs Publishing | Place of Publication: Enugu | Year: 0

  2. Book Chapter


  3. Contemporary Issues in Local Government Administration and Rural Development in Nigeria

    Authors: Dr. Chukwuemeka Okafor , None
    Chaper Title: Strategic Planning, Management and Control of women welfare programmes’ | Chaper Numbers: 160

    Editor: Umebali, E, Chukwuemeka, E and Njoku, A | Publisher: Computer Edge Publications | Place of Publication: Enugu | Year: 0

  4. Culture, Philosophies and Reforms in Public Administration for the Globalising World: A Reflection on Local, Regional and International Perspectives

    Authors: Dr. Chukwuemeka Okafor , Okafor, O.C
    Chaper Title: ‘Mainstreaming the Whistle-blower Policy in the Fight Against Corruption in Nigeria | Chaper Numbers: 1

    Editor: E.O.C. Ijeoma & O.I. Nzewi | Publisher: AOSIS | Place of Publication: Cape Town | Year: 0

  5. Public Administration Education and Training in Nigeria. A Reflection.

    Authors: Dr. Chukwuemeka Okafor , Ijeoma, EOC
    Chaper Title: Public Administration Training in Africa: Competencies in Development Management. | Chaper Numbers: 107

    Editor: P.F Haruna and S. Vyas-Doorgapersad | Publisher: CRC Press (Taylor & Francis) | Place of Publication: U.S.A | Year: 0

  6. Journal


  7. Affrika: Journal of Politics, Economics and Society

    Authors: Dr. Chukwuemeka Okafor , None
    Journal Title: Framework for effective oversight functions of the Nigerian National Assembly: A Reflection | Journal Number: 2 | Volume Number: 7 | Page Range: 125-142

    DOI: | Database: | Year: 0

  8. Africa Public Service Delivery and Performance Review

    Authors: Dr. Chukwuemeka Okafor , Matiwane, S and Onuigbo, R. A.
    Journal Title: Examining Municipal Councillors oversight roles in Alfred Nzo District Municipality of Eastern Cape, | Journal Number: 3 | Volume Number: 3 | Page Range: 52-71.

    DOI: | Database: www.apsdpr.co.za | Year: 0

  9. Africa’s Public Service Delivery & Performance Review

    Authors: Dr. Chukwuemeka Okafor , Omenmma, D.A.
    Journal Title: Poverty alleviation programme in Nigeria: an assessment of its implementation in Enugu State | Journal Number: 1 | Volume Number: 2 | Page Range: 69 -88

    DOI: | Database: www.apsdpr.co.za. | Year: 0

  10. Africa’s Public Service Delivery & Performance Review

    Authors: Dr. Chukwuemeka Okafor , Ani, J. K.
    Journal Title: The National Youth Service Corps Programme and growing security threats in Nigeria. | Journal Number: 2 | Volume Number: 2 | Page Range: 149-164

    DOI: | Database: www.apsdpr.co.za. | Year: 0

  11. Africa’s Public Service Delivery & Performance Review

    Authors: Dr. Chukwuemeka Okafor , Breakfast N, Bradshaw, G
    Journal Title: Market triumphalism at Buffalo City Municipality and Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University in Easte | Journal Number: 4 | Volume Number: 2 | Page Range:

    DOI: | Database: Africa. Africa’s Public Service Delivery & Performance Review | Year: 0

  12. Africa’s Public Service Delivery and Performance Review

    Authors: Dr. Chukwuemeka Okafor , Chukwuemeka, E.E.O., Chinenye, O
    Journal Title: Enhancing service delivery in Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) Nigeria: The imperative | Journal Number: 1 | Volume Number: 6 | Page Range: 1-10

    DOI: https://doi.org/10.4102/ apsdpr.v6i1.240 | Database: | Year: 0

  13. African Journal of Social Sciences

    Authors: Dr. Chukwuemeka Okafor , None
    Journal Title: Interfacing leadership and national development: the Nigerian experience. | Journal Number: 3 | Volume Number: 6 | Page Range: 16-29

    DOI: | Database: http//www.sachajournals.com | Year: 0

  14. African Research Review

    Authors: Dr. Chukwuemeka Okafor , Onuigbo R. A.
    Journal Title: Rethinking public administration professionalism in Nigeria | Journal Number: 4 | Volume Number: 9 | Page Range: 333-347

    DOI: DOI:http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/affrev.v9:4.25 | Database: www.afrrevjo.net | Year: 0

  15. African Research Review

    Authors: Dr. Chukwuemeka Okafor , None
    Journal Title: Improving outcomes in the Nigeria Healthcare sector through Public Private Partnership. | Journal Number: 4 | Volume Number: 10 | Page Range: 1-17

    DOI: DOI ://http://iidx.doi.org/10.4314/affrev.v1014.1 | Database: www.afrrevjo.net | Year: 0

  16. Arabian journal of Business Management and Review (Kuwait chapter)

    Authors: Dr. Chukwuemeka Okafor , Chukwuemeka, EEO, Oji R.O, Onwuchekwa, F
    Journal Title: Research and development in Africa: addressing the elephantine problems | Journal Number: 4 | Volume Number: 4 | Page Range: 46-57

    DOI: | Database: www.arabianjbmr.com | Year: 0

  17. In Africa’s Public Service &Performance Review

    Authors: Dr. Chukwuemeka Okafor , Fatile, J.O and Ejalonibu G. L
    Journal Title: Public service Innovations and changing ethos in Africa. | Journal Number: 4 | Volume Number: 2 | Page Range: 46-71

    DOI: | Database: www.apsdpr.co.za | Year: 0

  18. International Journal of Academic Multidisciplinary Research (IJAMR)

    Authors: Dr. Chukwuemeka Okafor , Agu, S.M
    Journal Title: The impact of new media technology on electoral victory: focus on 2015 General election in Nigeria | Journal Number: 12 | Volume Number: 2 | Page Range:

    DOI: | Database: | Year: 0

  19. International journal of arts and humanities

    Authors: Dr. Chukwuemeka Okafor , Okechukwu, E. and Iloanya, K.
    Journal Title: An analysis of the policy framework on electricity in South Africa: a public interest approach | Journal Number: 1 | Volume Number: 4 | Page Range: 148-167

    DOI: DOI://http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/ijah.v4i1.11 | Database: http://www.ajol.com/ijah | Year: 0

  20. International journal of arts and humanities

    Authors: Dr. Chukwuemeka Okafor , Chukwuemeka, EEO and Udenta, J
    Journal Title: Developmental Local Government as a model for grassroots socio-economic development in Nigeria | Journal Number: 2 | Volume Number: 4 | Page Range: 42-56

    DOI: DOI://dx.doi.org/104314/ijah.v412.4 | Database: http://www.ajol.com/ijah | Year: 0

  21. Journal of Nation-building and Policy Studies,

    Authors: Dr. Chukwuemeka Okafor , None
    Journal Title: Dysfunctional public administration in an era of increasing public service delivery expectations: a | Journal Number: 1 | Volume Number: 2 | Page Range: 5-24

    DOI: . https://doi.org/10.31920/2516-3132/201/v2n1a1 | Database: | Year: 0

  22. Journal of policy and development studies

    Authors: Dr. Chukwuemeka Okafor , Ssekibuule, H.J.
    Journal Title: Exploring public participation in South Africa. | Journal Number: 2 | Volume Number: 6 | Page Range: 1 - 18

    DOI: | Database: www.arabianjbmr.com. | Year: 0

  23. Journal of Public Administration

    Authors: Dr. Chukwuemeka Okafor , Ijeoma, EOC
    Journal Title: A Review of South Africa’s National Electrification Programme: the Buffalo City Municipality platf | Journal Number: 1 | Volume Number: 49 | Page Range: 32 - 48

    DOI: | Database: | Year: 0

  24. NG. Journal of Social Development,

    Authors: Dr. Chukwuemeka Okafor , Ngofa, C
    Journal Title: Government and poverty reduction in Nigeria: a review of the agricultural development programmes in | Journal Number: 5 | Volume Number: 5 | Page Range: 98-105

    DOI: | Database: http://www.arabianjbmr.com/NGJSD_index.php | Year: 0