BUSINESS FAILURE AND ACCOUNTS PROFESSION IN NIGERIA

ABSTRACT
The Nigeria economy within the first half of this century experienced quite a lot of business failure. Business failure can be defined as the inability of a particular business enterprise to continue to function as a going concern this development has started generating anxiety by both international and local investors in arriving at investment decision.
However, the task of identifying the root causes of corporate collapse in what this study seeks after. This study is carried out at ensuring a survival dosage of business in Enugu through the use of accounting profession (Auditing) to appraise operational performance.
Some of the causes of business failure includes mismanagement, bribery and corruption, and poor remuneration etc. the brain behind the failure of business in the political under tune in the appointment and selection of key officer to management positions.
Based on the findings in this study, the following conclusion were drawn, mismanagement mode of appointment and selection of key officers, poor coordinated management device, government interference and privatization and commercialization programme.
Finally, it is recommended that business should appreciated the importance of audit as a tool of evaluating performance, appointment of Board of Directors and top management officers should be based on skill, experience and qualification and government should also institute its commercialization and privatization programme in place etc.
 
TABLE OF CONTENT
Title page
Approval page
Dedication
Acknowledgement
Abstract
Table of content.

CHAPTER ONE
1.0INTRODUCTION
1.1.Objective of the study
1.2.Statement of problems
1.3.Significant of the study
1.4.Hypothesis formulation
1.5.Scope of the study
1.6.Limitation of the study
1.7.Definition of terms

CHAPTER TWO
2.0REVIEW OF RELATED LITERATURES
2.1Introduction
2.2The going concern concept of business
2.2.1. Definition of business
2.2.2. Forms of business
2.2.3.Importance of business
2.2.4.When a business is not going concern
2.2.5.When a business may not a going concern
2.3Symptoms of imminent business failures
2.4Nature and causes of business failures
2.5The development of accounting profession (Auditing)
2.5.1Definition of Auditing
2.5.2Types of Audit
2.5.3Importance of Auditing
2.5.4The Auditor and the danger of self fulfilling prophesy
2.5.5The Audit committee
2.5.5.1. Nature of Audit committee
2.5.5.2 Composition of Audit Committees
2.5.5.3 Functions of Audit committee
2.5.5.4. Qualification of Audit committee members
2.5.5.5. Size of Audit committee
2.5.5.6.Size committee relationship with management
2.5.5.7. Audit committee and the external auditor
2.6 The effect of business failures on a depressed economy.

CHAPTER THREE
3.0 RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODOLOGY
3.1Introduction
3.2Research design
3.3Sampling techniques
3.4Questionnaire design
3.5Data collection techniques
3.6Questionnaire distribution and collection.


CHAPTER FOUR
4.0 DATA PRESENTATION AND ANALYSIS
4.1 Introduction
4.2 Data presentation
4.3 Test of hypothesis

CHPATER FIVE
5.0 SUMMARY OF FINDINGS, CONCLUSION AND RECOMMENDATION
5.1 Discussion of findings
5.2 Summary of findings
5.3 Conclusion
5.4 Recommendation
5.5 Suggestion for further studies
BIBLIOGRAHPY
APPENDIX
 

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APA

Ugwu, A. (2018). BUSINESS FAILURE AND ACCOUNTS PROFESSION IN NIGERIA. Afribary. Retrieved from https://afribary.com/works/business-failure-and-accounts-profession-in-nigeria-5344

MLA 8th

Ugwu, Anderson "BUSINESS FAILURE AND ACCOUNTS PROFESSION IN NIGERIA" Afribary. Afribary, 29 Jan. 2018, https://afribary.com/works/business-failure-and-accounts-profession-in-nigeria-5344. Accessed 23 Jul. 2024.

MLA7

Ugwu, Anderson . "BUSINESS FAILURE AND ACCOUNTS PROFESSION IN NIGERIA". Afribary, Afribary, 29 Jan. 2018. Web. 23 Jul. 2024. < https://afribary.com/works/business-failure-and-accounts-profession-in-nigeria-5344 >.

Chicago

Ugwu, Anderson . "BUSINESS FAILURE AND ACCOUNTS PROFESSION IN NIGERIA" Afribary (2018). Accessed July 23, 2024. https://afribary.com/works/business-failure-and-accounts-profession-in-nigeria-5344

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