THE ROLE OF COMMUNITY BANK IN RURAL DEVELOPMENT
This work examined the role of community Banks in the Rural Development.
This research topic is of five chapters. The chapter one is telling us the main body which contains the historical development of the community bank in rural development and the problems of the study, the objective of the study, significant, delimitation and limitation of the over all study of the roles of the community banks in the rural development.
The second chapter is talking about the review of the related study ie the role of the community banks in the rural development
The 3rd chapter is telling us the ways that the information of the methodology also the research designs. Therefore, it talks on how the result is been known by the researcher.
The chapter four is all about the project both the summary and finding.
Chapter five basically on the project topic ie talking about the project topics and chapters in it. Therefore, it can call recommendation and conclusion.
Finally Bibliography that is the list of reference that have been written on the chapter one to chapter four.
TABLE OF CONTENT
TITLE PAGE i
APPROVAL PAGE ii
1.1 BACKGROUND OF THE STUDY
1.2 STATEMENT OF THE PROBLEM
1.3 OBJECTIVE OF THE STUDY
1.4 SIGNIFICANCE OF STUDY
1.5 DELIMITATION & LIMITATION AND SCOPE
1.6 DEFINITION OF TERMS
2.0 REVIEW OF RELATED STUDY
3.0 RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODOLOGY
3.1 SOURCES OF DATA PRIMARY AND SECONDARY
3.2 LOCATION OF DATA
4.0 SUMMARY AND FINDING
1.1 INTRODUCTION AND BACKGROUND OF THE STUDY
Development and continuous development in a goal which every nation espies to achieve and when it is achieved every one shares in the glory.
Most nation development tends to concentrate in the urban arrears but a nation is related highly when its development extends to the rural areas.
In Nigeria, life in rural areas is synonymous people are predominantly peasant farmers who produced the highest percentage of nations food, fire and yet there is no significant development of the rural areas.
There are no good roads, electricity, and good water supply among things.
The banking industries help in no small measure in brining development in any country therefore in a bid to an extend this development to the rural areas.
The community banking system was introduced in Nigeria in 1990.
The proper masses in the rural areas who are majority involved with agricultural production need finance and social amenities which are supposed to make their work and life easier, therefore, there is need for more emphasis to be laid on establishment of community bank to see if those problems encountered in the rural areas could be solved and rural exodus brought to a stand still.
Adekanye (1984) his book “Element of banking” stated that the idea of development bank was established to increase agricultural output and productivity. The improve efficiency in the use of scarce land and water resources to enhance more efficiency use of capital resources.
Equitable distribution of income all of which gear up to raise the standard of living of the rural population.
The objectives of the community banking in rural areas are in a null-shell to facilitate the economics development of rural areas, which is the need for this study. The role of community bank in rural development.
Some economic believe that the economic status of any nation depends to a large extend on how effective their banking industries are. It is in the view of this national reasoning that the then Babangida’s administration inaugurated the national Board. For community bank in 1991 which its sole function is to guide and assist communities in establishing their own bank in their areas.
This measure is geared towards the use of banking industries in realization and actualization of the development of much neglected rural areas in the country.
In rural areas most community banks find it difficult to survive due to lots of factors. Most people in the rural areas are illiterates and fail to appreciate or acknowledge the importance of community bank.
They fail to see the community bank as a solution to most of their problems that rather they place it in the category of other bank, it is in view of those in the rural areas that the community banks does a lot more than they think, hence to appreciate. The important for better economic situation in the rural areas.
Community banking services in the rural areas are dynamic rural support system needed for an increase in the productivity of both large and small-scale farmers local businessmen and social amenities needs for better economic situation in rural areas.
The possibility or an easy access to the services of community banks can be possible by any effective and well organized rural community banking policy.
Rural and urban shifting could be discourage by encouraging mechanized farming in the rural areas which will hopefully lead to development of agro-based industries in the rural areas.
This will further create employment opportunities to the unemployed people in the rural areas and also motivate more people to appreciate setting in the rural areas. This will further create employment opportunities to the unemployed people in the rural areas and also motivate more people to appreciate setting in the rural areas. Community banking services has a big role to pay in mobilizing and organizing rural dweller into efficient active co-operative group and is also capable of motivating the establishment of integrated rural communities by the active services.
1.2 STATEMENT OF PROBLEM:
As a fall out of the system distress during the banking and financing industry, the community banks are not immured to the virus their dependency on conventional banks before they could serve their customers have proved to be the most undoing factors inhibiting the operations of community banks.