Good governance means an accountable and audited public service which has the bureaucratic competence to implement appropriate public policies and an independent judicial system to uphold the law. Despite the continuing efforts to enhance the quality of governance in the country, from insufficiencies and complexities, both structural and non-structural, there are hindrances that still exist.
The public service, entrusted with guarding public resources and executing decisions on behalf of elected representatives, plays an important role in the development and governance of a nation. It must have in place a system of measures to create an environment promoting ethics, accountability and transparency. Public service is in the cause of the nation
Civil servants are charged with serving the interests and protecting the rights of the people and the country. However, civil servants confront many attitudinal problems. Discuss the extent and implications of such problems.
How the Integrity in Public service is tarnished by the corruption? What are the sources of corruption and efforts made by governments to curb the menace?