In sum, one can study the academic principles of revenue allocation in nigeria, but the results would be divorced from the reality of the situation there (especially with cronyism, bribery and. Revenue allocation, is the root cause of the revenue allocation debacle in nigeria federalism the focus on revenue sharing rather than revenue generation is the root cause of political, economic. States to push for new revenue allocation formula members of the federation accounts allocation committee have commenced discussions on the review of the current revenue allocation formula among the three tiers of government.
Components of revenue allocation formula in nigeria the vertical and horizontal formulae:- fundamentally, there are two components of the revenue allocation formula used for the. Knowledge of the trend in the revenue allocation sharing formula will help trends in nigeria's revenue allocation system can be viewed from two. Sus has not been reached concerning the optimal formula to revenue allocation on economic development in nigeria specifically, the study revenue allocation.
The joint account system in nigeria:problems and prospects the provision of 20% for local governments in the revenue allocation formula of the. Pdf | as the revenue mobilization, allocation and fiscal commission (rmafc) prepares to review the country intergovernmental fiscal relations, one begins to wonder if there is, indeed any. Wanted: equitable revenue sharing formula the nigerian revenue allocation formula is based on two major principles: first principle of equity which includes even development, national.
Introduction this memorandum seeks to develop a revenue allocation formula for nigeria based on present day political and economic realities the point of departure is that the objective in revenue allocation is to ensure that the various tiers of government have access to the financial resources for the performance of the functions imposed on them by the constitution and by the perceived. Revenue allocation and nigeria's cbn governor, sanusi lamido sanusi's (sls) justification of terrorism emanating from northern nigeria - a constitutional analysis of the best way forward. The formula currently being used by the revenue mobilisation allocation and fiscal commission was first enacted in 1982 before it was brought into operation at the inception of the fourth republic. Revenue-oriented principle to an expenditure-oriented principle of revenue allocation according to a former governor of one of the oil producing states: it is an act of self-deception for anyone to argue that there is nothing wrong with the.
What are problems of revenue allocation in nigeria the majority of problems come from the formula of revenue allocation it seems that despite all efforts, no revenue allocation formula can serve as an ideal for nigeria. The new revenue allocation formula introduced in 1970 gave bulky share of the country's revenue to the federal government this gave the federal government a domineering fiscal position (osaghae. Review of the revenue allocation formula cra met with governors as part of the review of the formula #nokenyanleftbehind the commission on revenue allocation. This study empirically examines the impact of revenue allocation on economic development in nigeria specifically, the study looks at how the various revenue allocations to the three tiers of government affect real gross domestic product (rgdp) in nigeria using time series data for the period 1993 to 2012. Recently, the head of the revenue mobilisation allocation and fiscal commission (rmafc) - the body tasked with deciding nigeria's revenue sharing formula—complained that states and local.
Radio nigeria radio nigeria enuguuplift the people and unit the nation home about us fg sets up committee to review revenue allocation sharing formula. International journal of accounting research vol 2, no 7, 2015 publisher: zarsmi, uae, and regent business school, south africa 14 state governors and revenue allocation formula in. Lagos — the revenue allocation sharing formula is an issue that has since the inception of the democratic government, provoked controversial and emotional debates such that the recent demand for.
Evolution of nigeria's revenue allocation formula in this part, i have relied heavily on the work of lukpata (2013), as there is no need reinventing the wheel professor ojetunji aboyade commission (1978. Natural resource revenue sharing | 7 niger, nigeria, papua new guinea, peru, the philippines, south resource revenue sharing formulas. News items on revenue allocation formula references oil and the politics of revenue allocation in nigeria chibuike u uche & ogbonnaya c uche  pdf file.