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The practice and effects of juvenile girls street hawking in Kano State Nigeria


Babajo, Habibu Hayatu (2016) The practice and effects of juvenile girls street hawking in Kano State Nigeria. In: International Conference on Government & Public Affairs 2016 (ICOGPA2016), October 5th - 6th, 2016, School of Government, Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM), Sintok, Kedah, Malaysia.

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Abstract

Girls Street hawking refers to selling of items by young girls along the streets and other public places from sun rise to sun set. Street hawking is a common practice among the developing countries around the globe.It is obvious that these street hawkers are among the children out of school, who spend most of their day cycling the streets in absence of parents or guardians.This paper intends to study the practice and consequences of street hawking by young girls with the aim of identifying the causes that send the girls to the street and suggesting the possible ways to overcome the problem.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Additional Information: ISBN 978-983-44661-7-6 Organized by: School of Government, Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM), Sintok, Kedah, Malaysia.
Uncontrolled Keywords: street hawking, girls, juvenile, rights
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HB Economic Theory
H Social Sciences > HQ The family. Marriage. Woman
Divisions: School of Government
Depositing User: Mrs. Norazmilah Yaakub
Date Deposited: 19 Dec 2016 06:24
Last Modified: 19 Dec 2016 06:24
URI: http://repo.uum.edu.my/id/eprint/20383

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