1.1 PROBLEM IDENTIFICATION AND PURPOSE OF THE STUDY
Nigeria Government joined other countries of the world in emphasizing the establishment of small-scale enterprises which is characterized by small scale industries which size would not all for elaborates administrative structure to play observation role in economic development. Consequently, those roles are feel only little due to insufficient capital, lack of vital business information, lack of education and technology, deteriorating and incompatible controls etc.
The problem in the study therefore is to determine the extent of the contribution of small-scale enterprise towards the economic development in Enugu State and Nigeria.
The purpose of this study there is to analytically appraise the contribution to economic development of the small-scale enterprises in Enugu State.
In order to critically carry out this purpose, the researcher’s primary concern are to.
(1) Examine the type of contribution which small-scale enterprises are expected to make in economic development.