JAMB – Government – 1986
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In a cabinet system, the executive is appointed from the
The Zikist Movement was popular for its
Which of these groups of Africa leaders in closely associated with the formation of the OAU
In Nigeria, the highest court for Muslims is the
Which of the following parties formed the opposition in the House of Representatives during Nigerian First Republic?
A social system in which power is derived from control over land is called
Which of the following sets of factors contributed to the development of nationalism in Nigeria?
A nation - state is synonymous with a
Nigeria is NOT a member of
A system of voting in which the voters are asked a yes' or 'no' question on a major issue is called
The principle of two levels of government in a country is called
The term, Chief -in- Council in Nigeria means that, the Chief
An important advantage of creating more constituent units in a federal state is to
According to Marxist theory, those who live by selling their labour are referred to as the
Which constitution was created to legislate for the Lagos colony and the Southern Provinces?
Local Governments in Nigeria receive the bulk of their financial resources from
Presidentialism is a system of government in which
The idea of democracy was first associated with the
A system of government in which power derives from total control of the instruments of force is called
The head of state in the first republic of Nigeria was
A system in which no single person serves as the chief executive is known as
The main objective of the Public Service Reveal Commission headed by Chief Jerome Udoji was to make the Nigerian Public Service
Traditional rulers under the 1976 local Government Reforms had
The main function of the upper chamber in a parliamentary system of government is to
The organ of the United Nations primarily responsible for maintaining international peace and security is the
The greatest achievement of nationalist movements in Africa is the
Which of the following ideologies emphasizes the abolition of government and law?
Who was appointed by the federal government of Nigeria as the administrator of Western Region in 1962?
Judges in Nigeria enjoy security of tenure
The world Organization is an agency of
In Which of the following ethnic groups was the pre-colonial political structure Not influenced by the Islamic culture?
A political manifesto is a document which outlines
In a parliamentary system, who ensures that members are in the House to vote on major issues? The
Pre-colonial Igbo society was
One argument against a multi-party system is the
Which of the following ethnic groups had centralized administration in pre-colonial Nigeria?
Under the presidential system
Legislative supremacy exists in
The two primary elements in politics are
The major function of the legislative assembly is to
Which of he following is NOT a function of the Police Force in Nigeria?
The writ of habeas corpus is applied to secure the
The British Government revoked the charter of the Royal Niger Company and took over the direct administration of Nigeria in
The Minorities Commission appointed in 1957 was headed by
The administrative headquarters of OAU is in
Aristocracy is the system of government in which the few rule for
The Federal constitution which concedes to the component unit the right to secede is that of
Proportional representation is recommended because it
Which of the following is NOT a fundamental human right in Nigeria?
Before the 1963 Constitution, the highest court of appeal for Nigeria was the
JAMB - Government - 1986
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