This study is in partial fulfillment of the requirement for the award of Higher National Diploma in Accountancy (H.N.D) in Institute of Management and Technology Enugu.
The topic is the Nature of Public Sector Accounting in (A case study of Enugu North Local Government Accounts).
The purpose of the study is to established areas of importance of the account of local government currently being neglected by the treasury department of the various local government which will assist in reducing or minimizing enormous fund that are lost annually from misappropriation, negligence and errors of commission. It is also intended to evaluate and highlight some of the various constraints inhibiting efficient financial management in local government.
In view of this, this researcher work is discussed under five chapters, with chapter one focusing on the general introduction and historical background of the topic under review. Chapter two deals with review of the related literatures as well as accounting procedures and books of the account. The source of the revenue and expenditure of the council and the financial control of local government were all treated under this. Chapter three is on the research design and methodology which analysis of the material for the study was obtained through the relevant literature.
Chapter four deals with the analysis of data interpretation and evaluation of the major findings. Chapter five focused on the summary of findings and conclusion, recommendation. It is hoped that the contribution of this study will be useful to student studying under financial studies, treasury departments of various local government.
TABLS OF CONTENT
Table of content
1.1Background of the study
1.2Statement of problem
1.3Objective of study
1.4Significance of the study
1.6Scope and Limitation of the study
1.7Definition of terms
CHAPTER TWO:LITERATURE REVIEW
2.0Review of related literature
2.2The structure and scope of memorandum
2.3The principal officers of local government
2.4Source of the revenue of local government
2.5Expenditure of local government
2.6Accounting rule and codification
2.7Financial content of local government
CHAPTER THREE:RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODOTOGY
3.0 Research design
3.1Source of data
3.4Selection of sample size
CHAPTER FOUR:DATA INTERPRESENTATION AND
4.0Sample data analysis
4.1Analysis and evaluation of question and interview
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