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Table of Contents

Table of Contents Vol 1 (2020)  
Editorial Office
23 December 2020

Reviewer Acknowledgement

Acknowledgement to reviewers  
Editorial Office
20 December 2020

Original Research

An assessment of servant leadership at a business unit of a South African power utility  
Marita Heyns, Sean McCallaghan, Derisha Newton
09 December 2020

Original Research

Examining the implications of classical budget theories in the local government budgeting process: Union Councils in Bangladesh  
Mohammad R.I. Talukdar
08 December 2020

Review Article

Building a capable state through proper human resource management  
Thozamile R. Mle, Xolisile G. Ngumbela
07 December 2020

Review Article

An analysis of the effects of equalisation funds on service delivery in selected local authorities in Zambia  
Hanson Chishimba, Eustarckio Kazonga, Evaristo Nsenduluka
30 October 2020

Original Research

Performance evaluation of water supply services in Chitungwiza: How water supply services mirrors poor governance and lack of management  
Luckson Zvobgo
22 October 2020

Original Research

Ward councillors’ leadership characteristics and their impact on service delivery: Case of eThekwini Metropolitan Municipality, South Africa, in 2018  
Zamokuhle Mbandlwa, Syden Mishi
03 February 2020


Re-envisioning local government studies, research and practice for the future  
Ogochukwu I. Nzewi
27 January 2020