Impact of Accountability and Transparency in National Development in the Nigerian Economy

Okoro, Chineme Blessing (2019) Impact of Accountability and Transparency in National Development in the Nigerian Economy. In: 13TH ANNUAL NATIONAL CONFERENCE, SEPTEMBER 25 – 26, 2019, FEDERAL UNIVERSITY OTUOKE, BAYELSA STATE.

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The essence of this paper is to examine the impact of accountability and transparency in the national development in the Nigerian economy. The paper presents the trends in National development in the context of accountability and transparency in Nigerian economy. Descriptive survey research design was adopted. The population of the study consist of the employees of two Universities in Enugu state. Godfrey Okoye University and Enugu State University (ESUT). Stratified random sampling was used to select 140 respondents from the aforementioned universities. The research instrument was the questionnaire while the research data were analyzed using descriptive and inferential statistics. Research findings reveal that poor accountability and lack of transparency have hindered on the development of the nation. The paper recommend that leaders should promote a more transparent administration around the world, likewise, the need for private sector and civil society involvement in improving public sector transparency and accountability.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HC Economic History and Conditions
Divisions: Faculty of Management and Social Sciences
Depositing User: mrs chioma hannah
Date Deposited: 28 Aug 2019 12:09
Last Modified: 28 Aug 2019 12:35

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