JAMB – Government – 1987
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The forceful domination of one country by another is called
The termination of a session of a legislature by proclamation issued by the head of state is called
An important factor that brought about the introduction of federalism in Nigeria was the
Socialism is associated with
Under proportional representation, election are won on the basis of
Nigeria attained independence in 1960 through
The fundamental objectives and directive principles of state policy in the 1979 Constitution do NOT include
Which of the following traditional political systems was republican?
In a monarchical form of government sovereignty resides with
Which of the following is a function of the local government in Nigeria?
Nigerian federalism between 1966 was bedeviled by
A major feature of the presidential system of government is that the
A confederal system of government means
The administrative headquarters of ECOWAS is in
The foremost nationalist leaders in pre-independent Nigeria were
The 1976 Local Government Reforms declared that traditional rulers should
Fundamental rights are best guaranteed by
Under the indirect rule system
The UNO was founded in 1945 to replace the
The Clifford Constitution was notable for
A special election organised to decide on a political issue is
A parliamentary system of government is characterized by
The commonwealth is made up of Nations
The founder of the Universal Negro Improvement Association was
In a unitary state, power is concentrated in the
An important principle of the Civil Service is
Public corporations are set up to
In liberal democracies, elections help to
Under the McPherson Constitution members of the central legislature were
Which of the following is NOT necessarily a characteristic feature of a state?
A Constitution is rigid if it
Which of the following is NOT a unique feature of federal constitution?
Which of the following countries belonged to the Casablanca Group?
The body that selects the head of the governments following a general elections is the
Who was the architect of the British rule in Nigeria?
One of the objectives of the OAU is to ensure
The organs of government which are normally fused in a military regime are the
Herbert Macaulay was architect of the president of
The term 'Rule of Law' refers to situations is which
When did Nigeria adopt the nineteen state structure?
In Nigeria, the institution that preserves civil liberty is the
Bicameral legislature exists
The head of the first military government in Nigeria was
In a federal system of government
The main objective of pressure groups is to
The Nigerian Youth Movement was formed to
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