ENTREPRENEURSHIP DEVELOPMENT: THE ROLE OF GOVERNMENT SUPPORT AGENCIES IN ENUGU STATE, (A CASE STUDY OF ENUGU STATE AGRICULTURAL DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME (ENADEP)).

ABSTRACT
The aim of this research work is to appraise the role of entrepreneurship Development: The Role of Government Support Agencies in Enugu State (A Case study of Enugu State Agricultural Development Programme (ENADEP) Enugu).  The broad objective of this research include the following: to identify the challenges impending the effective and efficient implementation of planned programmes for entrepreneurship development in the state.  To ascertain the level at which government have played its role in the development of entrepreneurship in the state.  For a successful completion of this research work, the researcher made use both primary and secondary method of data collection for information gathering, primary data were collected through: Questionnaire administration, oral interview, and personal observation.  Secondary data were collected through; periodicals and journals textbooks, and lecture and note books, and internet.  The data collected were presented in tables and analyzed with simple percentage while the hypotheses stated were tested with chi-square.  The summary of findings made for the purpose of this research study include the following: the researcher discovered that 16% strongly agree that sufficient fund is available to fast track the development of entrepreneurship in Enugu State, 24% agreed, 40% disagree, 14% strongly disagree and 6% undecided.  Therefore, sufficient fund is not available to fast track the development of entrepreneurship in Enugu state.  In conclusion, government support agencies participation in entrepreneurship has encouraged the spirit of entrepreneurship among Enugu state inhabitants.  Government has played its role adequately.  The researcher recommend that the government with its agencies should increase their support for the entrepreneurial/ vocational programs as part of the tertiary education system.

TABLE OF CONTENTS
Title Page i
Approval Page ii
Dedication iii
Acknowledgmentiv
Abstract v
Table of Contents vi

Chapter One 
Introduction 
1.1Background of the Study 1
1.2Statement of the Problem 2
1.3Objectives of the study 4
1.4Research Hypothesis 5
1.5Significance of the study 6
1.6Scope of the Study    6
1.7Limitation of the study 7
1.8Definition of Terms 8
References 

CHAPTER TWO
Literature Review
2.1Introduction 10
2.2Conceptual Framework 11
2.3Entrepreneurship as Explained by Different Authorities114 
2.4History of Entrepreneurial Development in Nigeria 18
2.5Empirical Review 21
2.6Characteristics of Entrepreneurship 25
2.7Various Government Support Agencies and their Function 28
2.8The Interventionist Agencies 29
2.8.1 Historical Background of the Study31
2.8.2 ENADEP Objectives 32
2.8.3 ENADEP Strategies to Achieve its Objectives 33
2.8.4 Mode of Operation and Structure of ENADEP33
2.8.4.1 ENADEP Funding 37
2.9Special Projects Undertaken of ENADEP37
References 

CHAPTER THREE:
Research design and methodology 
3.1Research Design40
3.2Area of the study 41
3.3Population of the study41
3.4Sample and Sampling Procedure 42
3.5 Instrument for Data Collection 44
3.6Validity of the Instrument46
3.7Reliability of the Instrument 46
3.8Method of Data Collection 47
3.9Method of Data Analysis 48
References
 
CHAPTER FOUR:
Data presentation and Analysis 
4.1Presentation and Analysis of Data50
4.2Test of Hypothesis 60
4.3Summary of Findings 71

CHAPTER FIVE:
Discussion of Result, Conclusion and Recommendations 
5.1Discussion of Result73
5.2Implication of the Research Findings 75
5.3Conclusion 76
5.4Suggestion for Further Studies 77
5.5Recommendations77
Bibliography
Appendix

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APA

Kings, S. (2018). ENTREPRENEURSHIP DEVELOPMENT: THE ROLE OF GOVERNMENT SUPPORT AGENCIES IN ENUGU STATE, (A CASE STUDY OF ENUGU STATE AGRICULTURAL DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME (ENADEP)).. Afribary. Retrieved from https://afribary.com/works/entrepreneurship-development-the-role-of-government-support-agencies-in-enugu-state-a-case-study-of-enugu-state-agricultural-development-programme-enadep-2773

MLA 8th

Kings, Solomon "ENTREPRENEURSHIP DEVELOPMENT: THE ROLE OF GOVERNMENT SUPPORT AGENCIES IN ENUGU STATE, (A CASE STUDY OF ENUGU STATE AGRICULTURAL DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME (ENADEP))." Afribary. Afribary, 29 Jan. 2018, https://afribary.com/works/entrepreneurship-development-the-role-of-government-support-agencies-in-enugu-state-a-case-study-of-enugu-state-agricultural-development-programme-enadep-2773. Accessed 29 May. 2024.

MLA7

Kings, Solomon . "ENTREPRENEURSHIP DEVELOPMENT: THE ROLE OF GOVERNMENT SUPPORT AGENCIES IN ENUGU STATE, (A CASE STUDY OF ENUGU STATE AGRICULTURAL DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME (ENADEP)).". Afribary, Afribary, 29 Jan. 2018. Web. 29 May. 2024. < https://afribary.com/works/entrepreneurship-development-the-role-of-government-support-agencies-in-enugu-state-a-case-study-of-enugu-state-agricultural-development-programme-enadep-2773 >.

Chicago

Kings, Solomon . "ENTREPRENEURSHIP DEVELOPMENT: THE ROLE OF GOVERNMENT SUPPORT AGENCIES IN ENUGU STATE, (A CASE STUDY OF ENUGU STATE AGRICULTURAL DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME (ENADEP))." Afribary (2018). Accessed May 29, 2024. https://afribary.com/works/entrepreneurship-development-the-role-of-government-support-agencies-in-enugu-state-a-case-study-of-enugu-state-agricultural-development-programme-enadep-2773

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