Imo State Government has been facing a lot of financial difficulties due
to the recent development in the economy of the nation, which adversely
affected the fund allocation of states. Since Imo State Government must carry
out its civic duties, there is need for it to look for supplementary sources of
revenue. The major purpose of this research is to critically examine the
feasibility of choosing tourism as an additional source of revenue from tourism
development in the state and the role it is currently playing in the economy of
the state. In carry out the research, primary and secondary sources of data
were used. Various aspects of tourism and its impact were considered. Carefully
defined copied of data were administered on randomly drawn tourism workers etc.
sample percentage was used to analyze the data while Chi-square was adopted in
testing the hypothesis since the research is descriptive in nature. The
research reveals that the level of tourism development in Imo State is low
because of government in that sector. Based on these findings, it is concluded
that tourism has not played much significant role on the economic development
of the state, but will create an impact if the existing tourism resources are
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