JAMB – Government – 1982
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The United Nations Organisation was founded to
in a parliamentary system of government, The head of government is usually
A body of people and individual that make and enforce laws for a particular society is called
The membership of pressure groups is limited because they
The primary function of the Economic and social council of the U.N. is to
one of the earliest political institutions set up in the colonial periods to allow for local participation in politics was the
In the parliamentary system of government, executive powers are vested in
Anonymity of the civil servant means that civil servants must
Before it became effective, the 1979 constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria was finally approved by
The Nigeria 1981 Revenue Allocation Act entitled the local governments to?
In the presidential system in Nigeria the Chief Executive remains in office for
Under the present Local government system in Nigeria, local councils get the bulk of their finances from
The economic commission for Africa is an agency of
One of the fundamental features of capitalism is
In a federal system, powers that are allocated to both central and state Governments are called
Which of these is NOT method of election?
The main function of the Legislative Council in British Colonial West Africa was to
Which of the parties listed below was founded by Herbert Macaulay in 1923?
Where the administrative headquarters of ECOWAS
Which of the following was the last constitution formulated for Nigeria without Nigerian participation?
A court order directing a detainee to be brought to court is called
A Federal system of government is the one in which
The body whose responsibility it is to recruit the senior staff of local government councils in Nigeria is the
The judicial organ of the United Nations is the
All of the following are obligations of citizens EXCEPT
The Nigeria 1979 Constitution gives the right to vote to
The Richards constitution in Nigeria provided for the
To say that a country has a multi-party system means that
a constituency is the same as
In a democracy, political power is exercised by
All of the following term is different from the others?
Bye-laws are usually made and enforce by
The organization of African Unity was set up in
An unwritten constitution is one where
Under the 1979 Nigerian constitution, State Electoral Commissions are to conduct
Pressure groups are important because they
The Nigeria Federal Legislature is
The purpose of registration before elections is to
Which of the country operates a single party system
We say that a constitution is rigid if
The idea of democracy as a system of government was inherited from
The idea of putting everyone under two levels of government at the same time is called
Ghana was led into independence by
Which of the following countries voted 'no' in the referendum conducted by France in 1958?
In the British parliamentary system, if parliament passes a vote of no confidence into the government, the Prime Minister
Which of the following countries has the right to veto the decision of the Security Council
In which of the following institutions does the 1979 Constitution of Nigeria provide the representation of traditional rulers?
JAMB - Government - 1982
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