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JAMB – Government – 1978

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This quiz consists of over 50 JAMB Government past questions and answers. The answers are well explained. Retake the quiz as many times as you feel the need. Success!

This is a timed quiz. You will be given 1200 seconds to answer all questions. Are you ready?

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Before colonial rule, Yoruba traditional rulers were appointed by

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The judiciary is

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The dominant idea behind the establishment of the organization of African Unity is

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In a Federal System ( such as Nigeria) the Local Government is directly responsible

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The idea of collective responsibility in the Executive branch of government means that

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In which of these organs of United Nations Organisation is veto power exercised by some countries?

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Which of the following would act for the head of State when he is out of the country?

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The principle of universal adult suffrage refers to

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The treaty establishing the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) was

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In modern state, pressure groups find that the most effective way achieving their purposes is by

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The citizen's obligations are

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The Constitution of any given country must provide for

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The 'Separation of powers' means the same thing as

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Democracy means a system of government in which

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Rights are

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The Executive is

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A Cabinet system of government is practiced in

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An unwritten constitution is one which

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A constituency

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The Economic Commission of Africa is an agency of

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Which of the following is true as a major function of elections?

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A constitution is federal if

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The primary function of a political party is to

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An electoral system is the system which governs

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Pressure groups are

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The Lol Cadres, a major factor in the constitutional development of French colonial territories, was introduced in

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If the rights of individual are violated or threatened, where can he go for redress?

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Delegated legislation is legislation

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The first political party, properly so-called, was formed in Nigeria in

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The first Governor-General in Nigeria was

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The most remarkable thing about post-independence political development in the Gambia is

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The French idea of assimilation as applied in their colonies

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The Military take over power from politicians in West Africa countries

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The new local government reforms in Nigeria

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By establishing public corporations, governments are trying to

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The Coussey Commission Report laid the ground work for the eventual independence of

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The nationalists movement in Nigeria and the Gold Coast (Ghana)

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The OAU was formed in

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The 1946 Constitution in Nigeria and Gold Coast (Ghana) were the results of

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Which of the following would you consider the most famous among the leaders of nationalists movements in Nigeria

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To raise funds, the local government can levy

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In the Presidential System of Government, the President is elected to office by

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The Supreme policy-making organ in the organisation of Africa Unity is

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Nigeria is not member of

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The (former) Western Region of Nigeria became internally self-governing in

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All members of newly constituted local government councils in Nigeria were

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The Public Service Commission (Nigeria) is responsible for the appointment of all

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Constitutional cases in Nigeria can only be raised in the first instance in

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The first Pan Africa conference was held in

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Indirect Rule as practiced by the British in their West African colonies

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