EVALUATION OF THE PERFORMANCES OF THE STANDARD ORGANIZATION OF NIGERIA (SON) IN ANAMBRA STATE

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EVALUATION OF THE PERFORMANCES OF THE STANDARD ORGANIZATION OF NIGERIA (SON) IN ANAMBRA STATE

ABSTRACT

This study is basically concerned with the evaluation of the performances of the Standard Organization of Nigeria (SON) with reference to Anambra State. The effort made in this direction in the past was given proper attention. Moving ahead, the researcher in his efforts aimed at carrying out a proper research made use of various methods/instruments or data sourcing and analysis, that comprised of primary and secondary sources of data which included face to face discussion, oral interviews, questionnaire and the use of relevant textbooks, magazine, journals, libraries, internet, etc. the research was conducted with a known total population of two million seven hundred and fifty thousand, and a determine sample size of four hundred relevant people. Equally, some research questions were put forward to direct investigation in conducting the research, while tables together with percentage were employed to provide comprehensive data presentation ad analysis. The findings from the study revealed among other things that the rate at which substandard products are imported into the country is very high.

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