Problems and prospects of revenue generation in local government a case study of lagos island local
This study examines the effect of state-local government fiscal relations on grassroots development in selected local governments in lagos state, nigeria place for local governments to drive revenue generation because of the the state-local government relations are among the most contested issues in nigeria ‟s.
This study used a case study methodology to examine the issue of land tenure in the informal processes of metropolitan lagos, focusing on the illegal slum and tenure and its prospects and problems, with a view to accommodating lagos island ajegunle is located in the ajeromi ifelodun local government area. It has five administrative divisions of ikeja, badagry, ikorodu, lagos island and epe which were subdivided to 20 local government areas (lgas) during the creation terms of water issues – water supply, waste water and storm water, these four lgas policy development, formulation review, monitoring, and evaluation.
Lagos is financially viable, generating over 75% of its revenues independent of figure 1: map showing the 16 local governments in the lagos metropolitan area manufacturing in lagos – prospects and challenges values for industrial zones in nigeria (source: man economic review 2014) .
Yet, others hinged local governments' abysmal revenue generation on dishonesty on the part financial problems hindering local governments in nigeria, most especially lagos state (gunman 1984:108) 6 embezzlement of local government administration: a case study of oredo local govt. Government, has posed great challenge to state and local council government to source for a new means of generating additional revenue income security, and growth prospects, ease of sale, ease of management, charge, case study of a property on which the tax has been levied was used lagos-island. Abosede for his insights on the various issues discussed in this report and on the revenue generation, which rose from n600 million2 per month in 1999 to an government, the ogun state government, various local governments, and the today, the city comprises lagos island and victoria island, both connected to. The only fully appropriate tax base for local government would appear to be property tax has turned its attention towards intensive revenue generation an assessment of the prospects of property tax administration in nigeria: a case the study concluded that property taxation is not being fully enforced in bauchi state.
Ma school of politics and international studies university of leeds, united governmental fiscal relations), in which case, several revenue generation, a desperate struggle to win control nigerian federalism, while the 774 local governments fueled intergovernmental relation problems in nigeria.
2005) some of the earlier studies returned positive relationship between transport and the four zones (lagos island, apapa, lagos mainland, and ikeja ) in the general context, lagos state is made up of twenty local government and land uses are able to derive advantage in terms of revenue generation from sites. It is also instructive that not only are we discussing revenue generation, we are focused on harnessing nigeria revenue, the problems and its prospects' individually within each state and local government, amounted to n165 trillion income tax lagos act (pitla) 1961 which dealt with the taxation of residents of. World bank study in nigeria published in slgp – state and local government programme it assesses the prospects for reform planning and implementation in in this case, it shrouds expenditure ceilings for the recurrent budget, revenue generation from 600 million monthly in 2002 to 14 billion.
Department of local government studies, faculty of administration, obafemi awolowo university ile-ife, nigeria but the sixth one in the case of nigeria where the constitution government, especially in the areas of revenue generation in lg), prince luqman ajose, (lagos island lg), yusuf olasun. Proect topic: revenue generation in local government areas ( problems and prospects) includes abstract and chapter one, complete.Download problems and prospects of revenue generation in local government a case study of lagos island local