Problems and issues facing county governments the 1975 local government law provided south carolina counties with greatly expanded service delivery authority and responsibilities the home rule act opened the door for counties to provide urban-type services in developing areas. Municipalities, the local administrative divisions, are not yet autonomous units that can be genuinely called as the third tier of government in india's federal system even after the 73rd and 74 th amendments, india has effectively only two levels of government — union and state as. Local government administration and national development in nigeria: challenges and prospects discuss the challenges facing the local government in national development and the. Participating in lg politics the topic of local government and local administration is one of the less discussed, ironically its politics is apparently the most engaging and the most participatory.
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The main objective of this paper is to examine the nature and challenges of local government administration in nigeria using the localist theory as framework of analysis. Of local government administration as an institution in nigeria to solve ongoing problems of the people at the grass root further indicates a lack of contentment in the governance and consequently retards the closeness of the people to this grass root government. Local government is crucial to develop democratic structure in federal systems by addressing the grass root society accordingly, the importance of local government is increasing in service provision, poverty alleviation and facilitating development. Local government and the challenges 649 therefore appropriate that effective and efficient local administration will aggressively and invariably engender rural development.
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