The Appraisal Of The Role Of Government In The Poverty Alleviation Programmes In Nigeria: A Study Of National Ecof\Iomic Empowerment And Development Strategy In Fct

ABSTRACT

Poverty reduction has been a long concern fol' all African co1mtl'ies since

independence. The high incidence of po1·crty in Nigcl'ia has been a greatest

obstacle to the development of the nation at large.

This research work examined the role of the government in Poverty Alleviation

Programmes in Nigeria in orde!' to reduce poverty to its minimum barest level.

Questionnaire 111as used as instrument for gathering data for the research. The

data collected were ana􀂪y:::.ed using simple percentage computation. Chi-square

was used as an instrument for the test of hypotheses. The study finds among

others that NEEDS is instrumental to national growth and development in

}./igeria, more support is needed .from the government, the masses and even

private sectors for its effectiveness. The study concludes that government

needed to show more commitment to the alleviation of poverty in Nigeria

through its overall policy strategies. Recommendatfons were made in the

research that the government, private sector, project planners and executor as

well as masses should vvork together for the effectiveness of NEEDS.

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APA

KOLAWOLE, A (2021). The Appraisal Of The Role Of Government In The Poverty Alleviation Programmes In Nigeria: A Study Of National Ecof\Iomic Empowerment And Development Strategy In Fct. Afribary. Retrieved from https://afribary.com/works/the-appraisal-of-the-role-of-government-in-the-poverty-alleviation-programmes-in-nigeria-a-study-of-national-ecof-iomic-empowerment-and-development-strategy-in-fct-1

MLA 8th

KOLAWOLE, AKANDE "The Appraisal Of The Role Of Government In The Poverty Alleviation Programmes In Nigeria: A Study Of National Ecof\Iomic Empowerment And Development Strategy In Fct" Afribary. Afribary, 09 Apr. 2021, https://afribary.com/works/the-appraisal-of-the-role-of-government-in-the-poverty-alleviation-programmes-in-nigeria-a-study-of-national-ecof-iomic-empowerment-and-development-strategy-in-fct-1. Accessed 20 Jul. 2024.

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KOLAWOLE, AKANDE . "The Appraisal Of The Role Of Government In The Poverty Alleviation Programmes In Nigeria: A Study Of National Ecof\Iomic Empowerment And Development Strategy In Fct". Afribary, Afribary, 09 Apr. 2021. Web. 20 Jul. 2024. < https://afribary.com/works/the-appraisal-of-the-role-of-government-in-the-poverty-alleviation-programmes-in-nigeria-a-study-of-national-ecof-iomic-empowerment-and-development-strategy-in-fct-1 >.

Chicago

KOLAWOLE, AKANDE . "The Appraisal Of The Role Of Government In The Poverty Alleviation Programmes In Nigeria: A Study Of National Ecof\Iomic Empowerment And Development Strategy In Fct" Afribary (2021). Accessed July 20, 2024. https://afribary.com/works/the-appraisal-of-the-role-of-government-in-the-poverty-alleviation-programmes-in-nigeria-a-study-of-national-ecof-iomic-empowerment-and-development-strategy-in-fct-1