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JAMB-Government-1991

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!

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The style of government in the Sokoto Caliphate was

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Which of the following is NOT associated with local government elections?

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Traditional rulers were restricted to ceremonial rules by the Local Government Reforms of

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One of the measures taken in 1988 to grant more autonomy to the local governments in Nigeria was the

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Nigeria is NOT a member of the

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The application of the rule of law may be constrained by

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A system of government which emphasizes co-ordinate status of component units is referred to as

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ECOWAS is a aimed at uniting the West African states

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Which of the following led to the introduction of indirect rule in Nigeria by the British?

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Bicameral legislature are popular in

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Warrant Chiefs were appointed to

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Governments whose central concern is the equitable distribution of wealth are said to be

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Political authority is vested in the

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The primary duty of the citizens to the state is

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One of the weakness of confederation is the

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Which of the following undermines the independence of the judiciary?

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Which of the following is NOT a statutory function of an embassy?

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The Obasanjo administration nationlized the assets of the British Petroleum over the British government's policy in

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The presidential system of government ensures

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Which of the following countries pioneered the idea of ECOWAS alongside Nigeria?

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The Willink Commission was set up to

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The terms, oligarchy and democracy, identify governments according to

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The 1946 Constitution is characterized by

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The head of a Nigerian mission in a Commonwealth country is called

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Which of these countries was NOT a foundation member of the Organisation of African Unity?

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Groups which seek to bring about changes in government policies without actually controlling the personnel of government are known as

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In the parliamentary system, when parliament defeats a major government bill, the

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The process of removing an elected official by the electorate after an election is termed

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A bill becomes an Act of parliament after it has been

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A condition for judicial independence is the appointment of judges by the

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The unrestrained power of a state over its citizens defines the concept of

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The United Nations was founded with the primary objective of

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A device for controlling prolonged debates in parliament is called

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The Public Service Review Commission of 1991 made proposals to ensure that the public service was

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Nigeria broke diplomatic relations with France under the Balewa government over

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Nigerian foreign policy implementation is the responsibility of the

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An indispensable feature of any government is

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Under military regime, the branches of government that become fused are the

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Which of these constitutions recognized local government as the third tier of government

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Until her independence, Namibia was a

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The principle of collective responsibility implies that

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Individual rights are said to be inelienable if they

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Unlike the British, the United States constitution is

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The state legislatures of the second republic in NIGERIA had the following EXCEPT

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Which of the following traditional political systems was segmentary?

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The notion of checks and balances guarantees that

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A flexible constitution is one that is

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Case-laws are made by the

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The federal system of government in Nigeria was abolished in favor of the unitary one by

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Elections present the electorate the opportunity to

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