AN OVERVIEW OF BUREAUCRACY AND TREASURY SINGLE ACCOUNT IN AN ERA OF ECONOMIC CHANGE

  • Chinedu S Chioke
Keywords: Treasury Single Account, Bureaucracy, Change

Abstract

Bureaucracy is an organization where rules are observed or followed rigidly and where there is hierarchical arrangement of authority. Treasury Single Account is a unified or integrated account of the government meant to serve the need of checkmating excess loss, leakages, and manipulation of revenue, receipts and expenditures of the government. The paper noted that, the world is a global village and there is no doubt that this global village/family is change driven. By this, we have in abundance, interplays of forces that negate latencies, coldness, and allied matters. The paper sets out to portray the meaning of Bureaucracy, Treasury Single Account, the challenges confronting Bureaucracy in an era of economic change, and to aver possible remedial measures to be adopted. The paper noted that the bureaucratic system should receive a super overhaul. The paper concluded that, Government intervention would go a long way in ameliorating the more rigidity installed in the administrative system of Nigeria. The paper recommended inter alia that, there should flexible government policy to remove bureaucratic bottlenecks in the execution of TSA and government programs.

Published
2018-07-08
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Articles