1976 Local Government Reform In Nigeria Essays and Term Papers

  • Local Goverment Administration and the 1976 Local Government Reform in Nigeria

    COMMITTEE SYSTEMS IN LOCAL GOVERNMENT. Definition: Committee |System in Local Government is a mechanism of ensuring greater democratic participation of the citizenry in the law making process. Committee could be established due to the large volume of business to be transacted, Local Government may find it imperative...

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  • The 1976 Local Government Reform and Physical Planning Development in Nigeria

    THE 1976 LOCAL GOVERNMENT REFORM AND PHYSICAL PLANNING DEVELOPMENT IN NIGERIA S. A. Ifaturoti, Department of Estate Management, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Nigeria. Email: addyfax02@gmail.com Mobile Number: +234 706 270 9658 1.0 INTRODUCTION Local governments are an integral part of...

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  • The Thoeries of Local Government in Nigeria.

    of decision making arrangement. The Nigerian state therefore created local government as the third tier of government whose objective is to ensure effective, measurable and efficient service delivery to the people. Local government is faced with various difficulties. The major concern of this paper is...

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  • Local Government Autonomy in Nigeria

    LOCAL GOVERNMENT AUTONOMY IN NIGERIA; A NEED FOR CONSTITUTIONAL REFORM "The basic irony between the U.S system and ours is that; while the various forms of local government are...

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  • AN APPRAISAL OF LOCAL GOVERNMENT AUTONOMY IN NIGERIA

    AN APPRAISAL OF LOCAL GOVERNMENT AUTONOMY IN NIGERIA By Adelana, Olamide Samson olamidelana@gmail.com +234 802 286 8888 Local Government is one of man's oldest institutions. The earliest form of Local governments exists in the form of clan and village meetings. In fact, democracy itself originated...

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  • Revenue Generation in Local Government Councils in Nigeria

    REVENUE GENERATION IN LOCAL GOVERNMENT COUNCILS IN NIGERIA. A CASE STUDY OF OBAFEMI/OWODE LOCAL GOVERNMENT Submitted by DAIRO ISAAC KUNLE Dept. Of Economics, University of Ibadan RESEARCH PROPOSAL INTRODUCTION Local governments are potentially very important for Nigeria as they play a significant...

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  • Human Resources Development in Nigeria Local Government

    the local government personnel has significant impact on their operational efficiency and behavioural integrity. Therefore, the government through the Local Government Service Commission should give serious attention to the provision of appropriate and adequate welfare and training of the Local Government...

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  • Effective Utilization of Revenue Available to Nigerian Local Government: a Case Study of Ijumu Local Government of Nigeria

    STUDY Nigeria as a sovereign nation operates a federal system of government i.e the federal government, state government and the local government councils. Onwo (1992) Observed that each level of the three tiers of government derive its powers not from the magnanimity of the central government but from...

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  • A Review of Revenue Generation in Nigeria Local Government: a Case Study of Ekiti State

    A Review of Revenue Generation in Nigeria Local Government: A Case Study of Ekiti State Destiny Chiagozie Abstract: Local government is faced with varieties of difficulties to source adequate revenue from federal government, state government and the internally generated revenue, such problems are...

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  • Fiscal Federalism and Growth of Local Government Expenditure in Nigeria; Structural Analysispdf

    Fiscal Federalism and the Growth of Local Government Expenditure in Nigeria (1976 – 2006): A Structural Analysis By Muhammed Tanimu NSU/ADM/Ph.D./032/10/11 A Seminar Paper Presented in partial fulfillment of the requirement for the award of Ph.D in Public Administration to the Department of Public...

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  • Local Government Tax Utilization and Mobilization in Nigeria: Problems and Prospects

    Local Government Tax Mobilization and Utilization in Nigeria: Problems and Prospects By Adenike .A. ADEDOKUN Senior Lecturer Dept. of Public Admin. & Local Govt. Studies The Polytechnic, Ibadan. NIGERIA. Contents • Introduction • Theoretical Framework • • • • Tax Mobilization Local Government...

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  • local government

    fiscal decentralization in Asia is part of a worldwide pattern. Most developing countries have long ago placed the strengthening of sub-national government on their development policy agenda. Decentralization is an important part of the transition strategy for many former socialist countries. Some...

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  • LOCAL GOVERNMENT

    7/27/2010 ADS 505 Local Government: Chapter 3 Local Government Typology of Local Governments Typology of Local Governments Patronage Model o Patronage Model o Economic Development Model o Welfare State Model Patronage Model Political leaders often have a great deal of patronage...

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  • Local Government

    Narration : 1 . The Naza Group of Companies is Malaysia’s largest privately-owned conglomerate with businesses in the automotive industry, property development, food and beverage and hotel management to name a few. The group traces its roots to a small motor trading company that was established...

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  • Local Government

    TABLE OF CONTENTS 1. Introduction…………………………………………………………………………p.g.2 2. What is local government?…………………………………………………………….p.2 3. Hierarchy Roles of local government…………………………………………………p.2-3 4. Functions of local government………………………………………………………..p.g.3 (4.1) Line functions………………………………………………………………………p...

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  • local government

    List of Tables Page Table 1. Gender of the Respondents………………………………………………. 16 Table 2. Classification of the Respondents………………………………………… 17 Table 3. Number of Respondents who drink Bottled Tea…………………………. 17 Table 4. Respondents’ Bottled Iced Tea Brand Preference………………………… 18 Table 5. Respondent’s...

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  • Local Government

    LOCAL GOVERNMENT The national government in the 1990s sought to upgrade local government by delegating some limited powers to local subdivisions and by encouraging people to participate in the community affairs. Local autonomy was balanced, however, against the need to ensure effective political...

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  • Local Government

    Philippine National Government Supervision of the Local Government Units: is this working for development? Local Government Units refers to a political subdivision of a nation or state which is constituted by law and has substantial control of local affairs and as stated in the 1987 Philippine Constitution...

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  • Local Government

    Enhancing Local Governance: the efficacy of bilateral cooperation1 By: Peter K. Lolojih BA, MPA Plolojih@excite.com University of Zambia, Political and Administrative Studies Department Abstract From 1964 to date the Government of the republic of Za mbia has instituted various reforms aimed at enhancing...

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  • Local Government

    Local government defined the term local government refers to a political subdivision of a nation or state which is constituted by law and has substantial control of local affairs, with officials elected or otherwise selected, (De Leon, Hector, 2005). The broad scope of powers and tremendous obligations...

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