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Reasons for Creation of Local Government

Reasons for Creation of Local Government

1. Bringing the Government Nearer to the People:

Local governments are created so that those at the grassroots will be part of the government.

2. Employment:

Employment and job opportunities are provided at the local level.

3. Local Participation:

It provides opportunities for the local people to participate in the politics of their country.

4. Even Development:

Creation of local governments provides the avenue for even development of all parts of the country.

5. Diverse Interests:

The interests of the local people differ and the creation of local governments is seen as one way to cater for these interests.

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