Next Week: Will Financial Autonomy Boost LGs?
The President (PMB) recently signed into law a bill granting financial autonomy to State Judiciaries and State Houses of Assembly, a move which was widely hailed. However, some analysts also want financial autonomy granted to Local Governments, to bring development to the people at the grassroots level. To you, should the local councils be granted financial autonomy to ensure good governance? Please make your response direct, short and simple, and state your full name, title, organisation, and location. Responses should be sent between today (June 14 & Monday, June 18) to email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org, AND email@example.com. Respondents can also send a short text message to 08023117639 and/or 08188361766 and/or 08114495306. Collated responses will be published on Thursday, June 21