Articles by Author: Abiodun Isaac Oyebola

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  1. New product development process: The case of selected technical and vocational colleges in Nigeria

    New product development process: The case of selected technical and vocational colleges in Nigeria

    An examination of the literature reveals that studies on new product development processes have been carried out mostly in western contexts using sequential models. This study was conducted using the innovation systems approach and a sequential model to analyze new...
  2. A network of tongues: African languages, multilingualism and global communication

    A network of tongues: African languages, multilingualism and global communication

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of African Languages
    Some scholars have noted that globalization portends ‘a global common language’ that offers unprecedented possibilities for mutual understanding and thus enables us to find fresh opportunities for international co-operation. Yet, others have argued in favour of multilingualism, described as an...
  3. Some syntactic and semantic aspects of the chiShona subject relation

    Some syntactic and semantic aspects of the chiShona subject relation

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of African Languages
    The main aim of this article is to present some syntactic and semantic characteristics of the chiShona subject relation, with specific reference to its behaviour in the passive, reflexive and wh-question transformational rules. It evaluates the state and nature of...
  4. Sources of inspiration for music composition in Okpe

    Sources of inspiration for music composition in Okpe

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of the Musical Arts in Africa
    This article investigates various sources of inspiration evident in creative compositions of traditional music in the Okpe culture (Nigeria), as observed personally and according to eyewitness and insiders or practitioners’ accounts collected via interviews, discussion, observation and participation. The focus...
  5. A New Species of Monstrillid Copepod from South African Waters

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Zoologica Africana
    All the species of monstriliids (Copepoda, Monstrilloida) reported from African waters are listed. A new species, Monstrilla papilliremis, is described from Richard's Bay, South Africa.
  6. Pyogenic liver abscess mimicking pleural effusion

    Pyogenic liver abscess mimicking pleural effusion

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Family Practice
    Pyogenic liver abscess is a major visceral abscess that may pose a diagnostic dilemma in a febrile child with prominent extra-abdominal symptoms. We present a case of a well-nourished, immunocompetent four-year-old girl who had none of the common predispositions to...
  7. Attitudes of women and men living with HIV and their healthcare providers towards pregnancy and abortion by HIV-positive women in Nigeria and Zambia

    Attitudes of women and men living with HIV and their healthcare providers towards pregnancy and abortion by HIV-positive women in Nigeria and Zambia

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    Fertility decisions among people living with HIV/AIDS (PLWHA) are complicated by disease progression, the health of their existing children and possible antiretroviral therapy (ART) use, among other factors. Using a sample of HIV-positive women (n = 353) and men (n...
  8. Temporal distribution of baseline characteristics and association with early mortality among HIV-positive patients at University College Hospital, Ibadan, Nigeria

    Temporal distribution of baseline characteristics and association with early mortality among HIV-positive patients at University College Hospital, Ibadan, Nigeria

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    The first six months of HIV care and treatment are very important for long-term outcome. Early mortality (within 6 months of care initiation) undermines care and treatment goals. This study assessed the temporal distribution in baseline characteristics and early mortality...
  9. Application of geographical information system and remote sensing in malaria research and control in South Africa: a review

    Application of geographical information system and remote sensing in malaria research and control in South Africa: a review

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Southern African Journal of Infectious Diseases
    This paper presents a review of numerous items of published literature on the use of spatial technology for malaria epidemiology in South Africa between 1930 and 2013. In particular, focus is on the use of statistical and mathematical models as...