Impact of Corporate Governance on the Development of Ethiope West LGA in Delta State, Nigeria

  • Ejiroghene Steffi Egbivwie, PhD Department of Business Administration College of Management and Social Sciences Glorious Vision University (Formerly Samuel Adegboyega University) Ogwa, Edo State, Nigeria
  • Ifeakachukwu Ezute Department of Business Administration College of Management and Social Sciences Western Delta University, Oghara, Delta State, Nigeria
  • Ngozi Andrew Iweka, PhD Department of Entrepreneurship Faculty of Management and Social Science University of Delta State. Agbor, Delta State, Nigeria

Abstract

The study focused on the impact of corporate governance on the development of Ethiope
West, Delta State. The specific objective of the study was to determine the impact of good
governance on the development of Ethiope West Local Government Area in Delta State,
Nigeria. Survey design was adopted. The population figure is 288,070. The sample size
was determined using Taro Yamani’s formula and it gave 399. The hypothesis was tested
using Z-test analysis. Findings indicated that good governance has impacts on community
development in Ethiope West Local Government Area of Delta State. The researchers
concluded that good governance improves development that results to good roads, good
standard of living and economic growth. Thus, it was recommended that good governance
should be practised in every local government area, state and nation, to pave way for
employment opportunities, more tax revenue and increase resource.

Author Biographies

Ejiroghene Steffi Egbivwie, PhD, Department of Business Administration College of Management and Social Sciences Glorious Vision University (Formerly Samuel Adegboyega University) Ogwa, Edo State, Nigeria




Ifeakachukwu Ezute, Department of Business Administration College of Management and Social Sciences Western Delta University, Oghara, Delta State, Nigeria




Ngozi Andrew Iweka, PhD, Department of Entrepreneurship Faculty of Management and Social Science University of Delta State. Agbor, Delta State, Nigeria




Published
2022-07-06
How to Cite
EGBIVWIE, PHD, Ejiroghene Steffi; EZUTE, Ifeakachukwu; IWEKA, PHD, Ngozi Andrew. Impact of Corporate Governance on the Development of Ethiope West LGA in Delta State, Nigeria. SAU JOURNAL OF MANAGEMENT AND SOCIAL SCIENCES, [S.l.], v. 7, n. 2, p. 181-191, july 2022. Available at: <https://journals.sau.edu.ng/index.php/sjmas/article/view/747>. Date accessed: 30 sep. 2022.