THE EFFECT OF INTERNAL CONTROL ON ORGANIZATIONAL PERFORMANCE(A CASE STUDY OF ECOBANK NIGERIA PLC)BYAMOO TEMITOPE GRACEACT/2009/0036ADEYIGA ADEBAYOECN/2009/0005BEING A RESEARCH PROJECT CARRIED OUT AND SUBMITTED TOTHE DEPARTMENT OF ACCOUNTING,FACULTY OF MANAGEMENT SCIENCESOSUN STATE UNIVERSITY, OSOGBONIGERIAIN PARTIAL FULFILLMENT OF THE REQUIREMENT FOR THE AWARD OFBACHELOR OF SCIENCES (B.Sc) DEGREE IN ACCOUNTINGJULY 20131
CERTIFICATIONIt is certified that this research project, written by Amoo Temitope Grace with matriculation number ACT/2009/0036 was supervised by me and submitted to the Department of Accounting, Faculty of management sciences. Osun State University Osogbo, Okuku Campus. Mr J.O Oyewole DateProject supervisorPROF. Temi OlogunorisaDateHead of Department2
DEDICATIONThis research work is specially dedicated to Almighty God in Heaven, the one who loves medearly, unconditionally and eternally, the source and the strength with which I have been able topull through the challenges that came with this work, for his protection and guidance over mylife right from the inception and towards successful completion of this academic programme.Also, to my beloved parents; Mr and Mrs AMOO for their supports both financially and morallyto accomplish the great task of passing through this practical project. My prayer to you is thatyou will eat the fruits of your labor in Jesus name (Amen).3
ACKNOWLEDGEMENTNothing can man receive except it is given from above. I thank God for sparing my life till todayand being my help in the times of need, and for giving me the strength and courage to completethis programme. May his holy name be praised.I also thank God for his faithfulness and love towards me, for his mercy endures forever.Through him I went, I saw and I conquered. My heartfelt gratitude goes to my supervisor Mr J.O Oyewole for his support during the courseof this project work may the Almighty God bless him in Jesus name (Amen).I cannot thank youenough for the personal advice that you gave me concerning my career. May the Lord Almightygrant you all your heart desires in Jesus name (Amen). My profound gratitude also goes to my parents; Mr & Mrs Amoo for their financial and moralsupport towards my education and achievement. They have been there for me. May you live longand enjoy the fruit of their labor in Jesus name (Amen). I want to say a big thank you to my Head of Department Prof. Temi Ologunorisa whogave all the necessary advice, co-operation, assistance and correction through this research work,I will forever be grateful. Special thanks to all the lecturers within the department such as MrLere Adebayo, Mr Feyi Oluwaremi, Mr Lanre Fatoki, Mr Adedire Odelabu, Mr Babatunde lawal,Mr Sunday Sasona and Mr Gbadebo.