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Title:The Evolution of Social Security Measures in Nigeria
Author:Nwabueze, R.O.
Periodical:South African Journal of African Affairs
Geographic term:Nigeria
Subjects:social security
Labor and Employment
Economics and Trade
Abstract:This article discusses the evolution of modern forms of soc ial security in Nigeria, evaluates their scope, and determines whether or not the existing measures of protection do provide an adequate solution to the anxiety, which modern types of economic insecurity create. The first part deals with the definition of social security; the second part discusses the existing types of social security, while the third part evaluates the adequacy and the functioning of the system and makes suggestions for future improvement. Tables; ref.