Local government autonomy and its effectiveness in Nigeria

Abstract: In Nigeria, federal and state governments maintained great level of influence and control over local authorities. As a result of this the LG effectiveness and performances were largely hindered. The paper lays down some suggestions for reform strategies as a corrective measure.

Author(s): Ahmad, Abdullahi Ayoade

Source(s): , Journal of African & Asian local government studies (JAALGS); Vol. 2, No. 1] p. 48-59, ill., graphs, map Journal of African & Asian local government studies (JAALGS) Vol. 2, No. 1]

Published: 2013 Khon Kaen university. International association of local government scholars, [Khon Kaen (English

ISBN/ISSN: [2286-7104/

Link: http://jaalgs.net/journal/index.php/jals/article/download/46/42

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