Understanding development development in human society is a manysided process. To look at the facilities provided by nde in the development of entrepreneurship in nigeria. Adapted from a paper delivered at a fijian teachers association seminar on 6 december 1979. Achebe 1983 analysis of the leadership problem in nigeria is located within this framework, lack of effective management of human and material resource as a result of leadership problem in the country. This paper examined the development of core values that can promote national integration and unity in nigeria. D department of mass communication, babcock university, nigeria. International society for development and sustainability isds cite this paper as. Hence, it is concluded in this study that one of the best ways of going about the overall development of the nigerian state is to concentrate on the development of its local government segments. It is my hope that this national building code will open a new vista in the building industry and eliminate or reduce to the bare minimum the incidents of collapsed building syndrome in nigeria. The paper discussed the challenges of research and human capital development in nigeria. National building code ugly trends in the building industry. Nigerias unhealthy domestic policy environment has narrowed down the menu of policy choices at the multilateral level. Challenges of research and human capital development in. Development of core values for national integration in.
Nigeria becomes africas largest economy get the data. Insecurity and national economic development implications. Perhaps, an effective sectoral manpower development and utilization planning cycle might be a panacea to human resource development strategies for effective development of the nation. This assertion implies that the knowledge, attitude, societal norms and orientation which people hold. He was re elected in 2003, and the ruling party pdp confirmed its domi nant position in the parliamentary elections. Entrepreneurship development in nigeria 24 international journal of research in business studies and management v3 i4 april 2016 2. Between ethnicity, nationality and development in nigeria. The problem of development in nigeria does not resume from lack of competent personnel or the absence of adequate financial resources, rather it is more associated with dishonesty and the quest for personal gain on the part of the policy makers and the implementers of the programme. I choose to speak more on the operational, people level and i hope that in doing so it will synchronise with the national level. A high rating in human capital development indices places a country among the leading countries of the world. Research and human capital development are critical to the development of any nation. Developing and maintaining a good statistical system 2. Human development report 2018 achieving human development in north east nigeria iii chapter 4 journeying towards a new way of working. When nigeria is looked at relatively with other producing nations like saudi arabia, one wonders where the effect of oil is felt on our level of development.
National interest and national development the term national interest is characterized with inconsistency. Omolaja, president, international college of management and technology, ayetoroyewa, nigeria jel. Ndi fielded a preelection assessment team in nigeria from oct. Introduction the importance of good structures building, road etc. Nigeria played leading roles in the resolution of crisis in countries like congo, liberia, sierra leone, ivory coast guinea bissau, sudan to mention a few since independence.
Security, national development, nigeria, boko haram. Overview of national interest, continuities and flaws in. The theoretical framework for the study is the political economy framework. H83,n47 abstract administration cannot be practiced in isolation of the culture of the society. Consequently, uzoigwe as cited by duruji avers that british colonial policies, were not tailored to foster unity among the disparate groups that constitute nigeria, rather it was intended to exploit the varied differences, create distrusts, suspicions and cleavages among them. The paper thus, concludes that nigeria can achieve sustainable development only through firm prioritization of security in the development agenda. This has become worrisome in the face of nigerias preparedness to be ranked among the twenty 20 developed countries of the world by the year 2020.
Nigeria has had a relatively long experience in development planning beginning with the colonial development plan 195868. Pdf revisiting leadership, democracy and national development. Educational policies and problems of implementation in nigeria. Pdf security is presently a major challenge in nigeria especially in northern nigeria. Undoubtediy, educztion if effectively used could help in mobilizing nigerian women for national development. There was a crucial need for a definition of the size of the resource gap resulting from expected capital expenditures less.
Therefore improving womens access to education and other dated services is an effective way of preparing them for active. National development also has altogether, only materialized in the inscrutable imaginations of nigerias national development planners. To look at the expected role of government in improving the workforce of nde 4. National development, development, nigeria, developing society, governance, development plan. Hdi trends for nigeria, mauritania and cameroon, 20052017 nigerias 2017 hdi of 0. Statistics for national development central bank of nigeria. Sustainable development is development that meets the need of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs in essence, sustainable development is a process of change in which the exploitation of resources, the direction of investments, the orientation of technological. The paper discussed the problems affecting national development as well as strategies for achieving sustainable development in nigeria. Reengineering values education in nigerian schools as. It examines nigerias quest for national development, the challenges of leadership and problems of her democratic experiment, and contends that.
The uses of statistics for national development are discussed in section three, while section four summarizes and concludes the paper. Corporate real estate development in nigeria olaseni adetokunboh, iyiade aibinu, sam agbato page 3 even though the landowners will provide as much information as possible, it is up to the real estate developers to satisfy themselves before entering into a commitment to acquire a site. Challenges of research and human capital development in nigeria. Interestingly, in most countries, nigeria is represented by diplomats who have no idea of their functional responsibilities hence they cannot protect nigerias national interest feverishly even in the face shameless violations. Byran tarr, public finance management expert consultant and mrs. Because of the need for the understanding of the meaning of national development, it becomes a necessity that we ask the first question. Abstract development is a noticeable growth from one state or stage to another which is higher, desirable, or more advanced than the previous. Nigerias development planning efforts date back to the end of the second world war, when in 1945 the colonial office requested the local administration to submit a 10year development plan to act as guide in the allocation of colonial development and welfare funds lambo, 1989.
The paper concluded that faithful implementation of development plan, commitment on the part of the leaders and absence of corruption are required for the achievement of sustainable development in nigeria. The federal republic of nigeria in this policy, adopted education as an instrument par excellence for effecting national development. It is imperative that we understand the concept of national development in the course of this study. The key issues that development tends to address are referred. Section two discusses the development and maintenance of a good statistical system. Development of core values for national integration in nigeria. Development planning in nigeria can be classified under three eras. Nnpc nigeria national petroleum corporation niomr nigeria institute for oceanography and marine research nema national emergency management agency neiti nigeria extractive industries transparency initiative nshdp national strategic health development plan.
Designmethodologyapproach indepth interviews on accountability related issues were conducted with managers of an international and a national ngo from lagos state of nigeria. There was a crucial need for a definition of the size of the resource gap resulting from expected capital expenditures less available domestic resources and disbursements. Socio economic impact of niger delta development commission. It may interest you to know that nigeria is one of the six greatest oil producers in opec, but the state of the domestic economy and prevailing social conditions are not desirable. Pdf national security and development in nigeria researchgate. There are serious allegations by nigerians at home and across that nigerias foreign policy is designed to be benevolent to other nations. Reflections on the national economic empowerment and development strategy needs 20032007 article pdf available may 2009 with 39,049 reads how we measure. The preparation of this 2015 nhdr has been made possible by the contributions and support of many individuals and organizations who generously gave their valuable time and ideas. Nigeria national development plan 19621968 english. The topdown development strategies in africa in general and nigeria in particular have generally not succeeded inraising the living standards among the rural poor. Economic diversification for sustainable development in. Nigerians and non nigerians are killed on daily basis and in. People do hide under the cover of national interest to project and protect their own individual or group interest.
For instance, during the period between 2005 and 2017 nigeria, mauritania and cameroon experienced different degrees of progress toward increasing their hdis see figure 2. In may 1999, the former junta head olusegun obasanjo 1976 to 1979 took office as elected president. The role of national directorate of employment nde in. The national democratic institute ndi is conducting an international observation mission to analyze the electoral process before, during and after the elections. These social menace trigger off a worrisome sense of insecurity that challenge nigerias efforts towards national economic development and consequently its. The major challenges for the attainment of vision 20. At the level of the individual, it implies increased skill and capacity, greater freedom, creativity, self discipline, responsibility and. But the elections were marred by widespread fraud, violence and open ballot rigging. First and foremost is the undp country office in nigeria for providing both financial and technical support right from inception. National security and development in nigeria article pdf available in african journal of business management 623. The analysis is by no means comprehensive but readers can add to it. Construction standard and regulation in nigeria ruya fadason, chitumu danladi, and jatau tchad sharon, nigeria 1. This is a drive to energies nigerias development programme in a sustainable and responsible manner, meeting immediate needs and providing high standard of. Democracy, development, nigeria, reimagination introduction democracy is at the crossroads in nigeria.
Nigeria national development plan 19621968 english the. Niger delta development commission nddc is a commission set up by the federal government of nigeria in 2000 with a mandate to facilitate the rapid, even and sustainable development of the niger delta into a region that is economically prosperous, socially stable, ecologically regenerative and politically peaceful. National interest and national development in nigeria. Nigeria strongly recommend the rereengineering of values education in nigeria. Introduction the pride of any government is the attainment of higher value level of development in such a way that its citizens would derive natural attachment to governance. Development strategy for nigeria moses akpobasah at a 2day nigeria meeting organized by the overseas development institute, london, 1617 june 2004 contact. This paper examines the etymology of nigerian development crisis ranging from colonialism to post colonial nigeria. Mediumterm development plans and national rolling plans were also developed and implemented with mixed results.
The paper adopted secondary data as sources of information. The utmost importance attached to education in nigeria was clearly underscored in the national policy on education frn. Nigeria has overtaken south africa as the continents largest economy after it overhauled its gross domestic product data for the first time in more than two decades official figures for 20. A framework model for achieving rehabilitation, reintegration and sustainable development 55 4. International journal of economic development research and investment, vol. The paper therefore recommends the need to repositioning nigeria foreign policy in line with her present realities as a means of achieving socio economic development in nigeria. Nigeria election watch national democratic institute. Unifem united nations development fund for women unodc united nations office on drugs and crime usaid united states agency for international development this country governance profile cgp for nigeria was originally prepared by mr. These social menace trigger off a worrisome sense of insecurity that challenge nigerias efforts towards national economic development and consequently its vision 20. The research took place against a background of few empirical studies of idps in nigeria specifically within the purview of the united nations guiding principles on internal displacement. Jan 14, 2016 development planning in nigeria can be classified under three eras. Industrial development and growth in nigeria brookings institution. Insecurity and national economic development implications for. Nigeria national development plan 19621968 english abstract.
The era of fixed medium term plan 19621985 witnessed four successful plans in nigeria. In a situation such as this, national interest does have a negative contribution to national development. The research methodology is the critical mode of research. With its large population and deplorable development statistics, nigeria drags down the socioeconomic indicators of the entire african continent and, in turn, africa drags down the worlds indicators. The fourth national development plan 198185 coincided with the inception of a global economic recession which sparked declining foreign exchange earnings. The igbo effort to secede from nigeria, which led to the 196770 civil war, was deeply rooted in ethnic tensions and nigerias colonial past.260 667 474 1267 591 1092 1219 1096 158 680 916 579 247 188 148 101 452 1002 1447 1423 306 48 1155 246 1082 75 1272 299 320 1014 502 1078 850