In 1997, the National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE) conducted a nationwide study on the performance of the District Assemblies.
"Respondents were made to select a number of problems. These problems ranged from finance to the controversy surrounding the siting of development projects in the districts. From the data, majority of the assembly members believe that the thorniest problem that faces district assemblies is that of finance…”
Follow the links on the right hand side to read all about the key findings: