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This article critically and constructively reviews the current philosophy of the government business in Nigeria. The paper however, traced the antecedent of the Nigerian Public Enterprises from the state-led development to a more commercial or business-like approach. In spite of these developments that are accounted for in this paper, the performance of the Nigerian Public Enterprises have been and continued to be criticized for her lack of productivity, efficiency, and transparency. This article by way of concluding discussion suggests the sustainability of the reform in the Nigerian Public Enterprises.
Keywords: Public enterprises, philosophy, business, government