Ekumankama Ogbuagu

High School 1981 (Government College Umuahia, Nigeria); B.Sc (Hons) Finance 1986 (University of Nigeria); MBA Banking & finance 2005 (University of Nigeria); Ph.D Finance 2011 (University of Nigeria). Currently Lecturing at The Federal Polytechnic Nasarawa, Nigeria.

Research Interests: Corporate Finance, Corporate governance, Finance and Growth, Public Finance, Agricultural financing, Transnational corporate behavior.
Keywords: Corporate governance, finance and growth, Audit committees, Sorghum, Breweries

Recent publications:

"The Use of Local Raw Materials in Beer Brewing:  Heineken in Nigeria", Journal of the Institute of Brewing (Forthcoming: vol 122, issue 4, 2016) (Jointly Published with Uche, C and Akinyoade, A)

Finance and Growth Nexus: Do Bank-Based and Market-Based Argument Matter?” International Journal of Business and Management, Vol. 7, No. 23, pp 112 – 212, 2012. – (Jointly Authored with Ujunwa A., Umar, A.H. and Adamu, M.I)

Managing Urban Cities in Nigeria Efficiently by Local Councils: The Capital Market Option”, Journal of Management Sciences and Engineering”, Vol. 6(4): 30 – 41, (2012). – (Jointly Authored with Ujunwa, A., Umar, A.H. and Adamu, M.I.)

“Finance and Growth Nexus in Nigeria: A Test for Reverse Causation” Journal of Banking, Finance and Development, Vol. 4(1): 196-201, (2011). – (Jointly Authored with A. Ujunwa)

“Financing Urban Development in a Highly Populated Country: The Nigerian Urban Development Bank Experience”, Nigerian Journal of Management Sciences 11:87-111, (2010). (Jointly Published with A.E. Ezeoha).

Audit Committees in Nigeria”, Journal of Corporate Ownership and Control 6(3), (2009). (Jointly Authored with C.U. Uche).


Fellow member
The Federal Polytechnic Nasarawa, Nigeria