Relevance of local government budget to national growth
The local government system is the solid pillar for sustainable democratic process that led to upsurge of autonomous institution of good governance in the nation.
‘Amend constitution to place LGs under National Assembly’
We are greater as one nation than if we fragment and go our separate ways. That is not to say, however, that genuine steps should not be taken to address perceived and real cases of injustice and imbalance.
Be-thinking the local governments
Local governments are the third tier of government. The first two are the state and federal governments. So far there is nowhere in the world where local governments are independent either of the state or the federal government.