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Reinventing local government in Nigeria

J. Agharese Egonmwan

Reinventing local government in Nigeria

from hierarchy to participation

by J. Agharese Egonmwan

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Published by Resyin in Benin City, Nigeria .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Local government -- Nigeria.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Other titlesReinventing local government in Nigeria
    StatementJ.A. Egonmwan, S.W.E. Ibodje.
    ContributionsIbodje, S. W. E.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJS7656.3.A2 E35 1999
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 169 p. :
    Number of Pages169
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19860422M
    ISBN 1097822324833, 978223233

    Get print book. No eBook available. Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. Go to Google Play Now» Guidelines for Local Government Reform. Nigeria. Government Printer, - Local government - 18 pages. 2 Reviews. From inside the book. Guidelines for Local Government Reform: Author: Nigeria: Publisher 5/5(2).   I will support a Bill to free Local Governments from states,” says President Buhari. That was the headline of a new – story in the Nigerian Tribune on Septem local government as a distinct level of government. This was equally reinforced by several constitutional provisions in the and constitutions. Despite these great efforts which many believed would guarantee local government autonomy, there still exists a number of unresolved issues which hinders local government performance. In Nigeria,File Size: KB.


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