Prospects and challenges of Good governance in the realm of service delivery


Prospects and challenges of Good governance in the realm of service delivery


Fitsum Abrha Weldu
Aksum University, College of social science and Languages, Department of political sciencs and Internationl Relations


Journal of Modern Economy

The main objective of the study is to assess the report of the office of urban planning practice of good governance in shire Municipality located in Tigray regional state ,Ethiopia .Accordingly, transparency and responsiveness which are the main indicators of good governance had used to assess the governance situation in the public institutions’ of land administration office . The research design and strategy of the study was qualitative and quantitative. The study used 153 purposely selected sample respondents from the selected sub cities that are Ayder and Hawelti sub cities. In order to gather the necessary data from the sample respondents, Questionnaire and interview were used as data collection tools. In this regard descriptive statistics was employed to analyze the data obtained via questionnaire. The qualitative data was analyzed by making use of descriptions and interpretations. The findings of the study show that there is lack of accessibility of information, corruption and rent seeking behavior from the bureaucrats, delay of decisions, lack of openness and low satisfaction from the constituents and irresponsiveness are considered the main hindrances’ of good governance with regard to service delivery.


Keywords: Prospects and challenges, Good governance, service delivery


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How to cite this article:
Fitsum Abrha Weldu. prospects and challenges of Good governance in the realm of service delivery. Journal of Modern Economy, 2018,1:5. DOI: 10.28933/jme-2018-01-0802