independent national electoral commission
heredity
scholarship scheme
influence government decisions
best citizens rule
foreign policy
collective responsibility
fiscal relation
encourages exploitation
referendum
overnight function
provision of feder-alism
AD, PDP, APP
few
rigid constitution
corruption
public coperation
sbstance of federal system
pention
cyomes
confereal citizenship
non- alignment policy
political party
constituenciences
for hearing
central behaviours cities
two or more level of government
termitridity
civic service remains irrespectiveof change in government
disagreement on production quota
economic factor

Government

1 :- the organization of african unity’s charter was signed in
CORRECT ANSWER =
Addis ababa
2 :- which of the following is a major institution in the execution of policies in the igbo pre-colonial
political system?
CORRECT ANSWER =
age grade
3 :- Africa as the center-piece of nigeria’s foreign policy was populated by the regime of
CORRECT ANSWER =
murtala mohammed
4 :- public opinion denotes
CORRECT ANSWER =
judgment on national issue
5 :- the secretariat of the economic community of west african state is in
CORRECT ANSWER =
Abuja
6 :- in the spirit of african brotherhood, nigeria participate d in ECOMOG peace-keeping operations in
CORRECT ANSWER =
liberia and seirra leone
7 :- the civil servants are insulated from politics essentially to actualize the principle of
CORRECT ANSWER =
Neutrality
8 :- A maajor shortcoming of the 1960 independent constitution of nigeria was that it
CORRECT ANSWER =
ration the queen of england as ceremonial head
9 :- an arrangement in which powers of the component units are greater than those of the center is
CORRECT ANSWER =
confederal
10 :- presure groups are basically formed to
CORRECT ANSWER =
influence government
11 :- commercialization of government-owned enterprises in nigeria entails
CORRECT ANSWER =
operating them splicitly on business basis
12 :- A function common to political parties and presure groups is
CORRECT ANSWER =
interest aggregation
13 :- the legislature checks the excesses of the executive through
CORRECT ANSWER =
scruting of the budget
14 :- nigeria hosted commonwealth heads of government meeting in
CORRECT ANSWER =
2003
15 :- an external factor that aided the grouth of nationalism in nigeria was the
CORRECT ANSWER =
atlantic charter
16 :- government by the best citizen is reffered to as
CORRECT ANSWER =
Aristocracy
17 :- under the 1979 constitution the items on the exclusive list was assignedt to the
CORRECT ANSWER =
state government
18 :- Age-grade was a prominent feature in the pre-colonial system of the
CORRECT ANSWER =
Igbo
19 :- in nigeria’s first republic, the united middle belt congress was an opposition to the
CORRECT ANSWER =
national council of nigeria citizen
20 :- the militery leader in nigeria that appointed an interim national government was
CORRECT ANSWER =
Ibrahim babangida
21 :- prior to 1976 local government reforms, the north operated
CORRECT ANSWER =
native authority
22 :- the doctrine of colletive responsibility means that ministers
CORRECT ANSWER =
must support cabinet decision
23 :- the french policy of association substituted the policy of
CORRECT ANSWER =
assimilation
24 :- government owned companies operating in the economy sector are reffered to as
CORRECT ANSWER =
public enterprise
25 :- coalition government could necesitated by a situation where
CORRECT ANSWER =
no party has majority to form government
26 :- a federal constitution is usually
CORRECT ANSWER =
rigid and written
27 :- the trusteeship council of the united nations is considered moribund because
CORRECT ANSWER =
there are no longer trust territeries
28 :- in nigeria, functions performed by both the federal and the state government includes
CORRECT ANSWER =
road construction health and defence
29 :- OPEC successfully placed embergo on the sale of oil to western nations during the
CORRECT ANSWER =
Irag and kuwait war
30 :- An unwritten constitution is
CORRECT ANSWER =
partially written base on convention
31 :- during the colonial era, the indirect rule policy was not seccessful in easter nigeria because
CORRECT ANSWER =
the paople were not used to centralizes leadership
32 :- A feature of democracy that facilitates peaceful change of government is
CORRECT ANSWER =
periodic election
33 :- the utilitarian which postulated that government essentially exist tpo [rovide the happiness was
expounded by
CORRECT ANSWER =
John locke
34 :- the newspaper established by herbert macaulay was
CORRECT ANSWER =
the lagos daily news
35 :- the principle of separation of power was popularised by baron de montesquieu in his book
CORRECT ANSWER =
the spirit of the law
36 :- which of the following is an attribute of society
CORRECT ANSWER =
population
37 :- the underlining aim for the existence of OPEC is
CORRECT ANSWER =
economic
38 :- election as a political process is significant because it
CORRECT ANSWER =
facilitate change of government
39 :- the freedom to vote and to be voted for is the right of
CORRECT ANSWER =
citizens
40 :- the administrative head of the economic and financial crimes commission is the
CORRECT ANSWER =
chairman

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Government
Question
1 :- the main function of the legislature is
CORRECT ANSWER = law making
Question
2 :- the primary reason for the establishment of political parties is to
CORRECT ANSWER = attaine political power
Question
3 :- one of the demerits of the 1979 constitution in nigeria was that of
CORRECT ANSWER = impeachement procedure
Question
4 :- the head of the places in the pre-colonial Hausa system is
CORRECT ANSWER = sarkin fada
Question
5 :- in the AU, which of the following organs prepares agenda for meetings?
CORRECT ANSWER = general secretariat
Question
6 :- Ensuring that appointment into federal establishment in nigeria reflect geographical spread is the sole function of the
CORRECT ANSWER = civil service commission
Question
7 :- one of the dudies and ablogations of the state to the citizens is
CORRECT ANSWER = loyalty
Question
8 :- in which of the following does the state have absolute control of all aspect of citizens’ life
CORRECT ANSWER = total litarialism

Question
9 :- the characteristics of the civil service which prevents its officers from addressing the press unless directed is known as
CORRECT ANSWER = anonymity
Question
10 :- one of the important agent of political socialization is the
CORRECT ANSWER = political party
Question
11 :- successive population figures have been constested in nigeria because of
CORRECT ANSWER = political consideration
Question
12 :- the tenet of non-alignment connotes
CORRECT ANSWER = political neutrality
Question
13 :- which of these is an economic programme designed by the militery
CORRECT ANSWER = directorate of food,road and rural infrastructure
Question
14 :- the legal right to exercise power in a state is referred to as
CORRECT ANSWER = soverengnty
Question
15 :- one of the major sources of a constitution is
CORRECT ANSWER = conventions
Question
16 :- which of the following is a process of militery disengagement from nigeria politics?
CORRECT ANSWER = conduct of a free and fair election
Question
17 :- the quorum in the OPEC conference is formed with the attendance of
CORRECT ANSWER = three quarters of members state

Question
18 :- A major feature of monarchy is that it is
CORRECT ANSWER = based on hereditary
Question
19 :- the northern and southern protectorates were made provinces under the
CORRECT ANSWER = clifford
Question
20 :- one major merit of the unitery system of government is that if
CORRECT ANSWER = it is cheaper to operate
Question
21 :- bye laws are made by the
CORRECT ANSWER = executive
Question
22 :- Disputes among member states of ECOWAS are settled by
CORRECT ANSWER = the community tribunal
Question
23 :- which of the following is an advantage of presidential system of government
CORRECT ANSWER = checks and balances
Question
24 :- one of the demerits of the privatization of public corporations in nigeria is
CORRECT ANSWER = higher cost of goods and services
Question
25 :- Grants received by the local government councils in nigeria are from
CORRECT ANSWER = federal and state
Question
26 :- the totality of nigeria’s participation in the international system is known as
CORRECT ANSWER = foreign policy

Question
27 :- smaller paties have little chance of winning elections in a
CORRECT ANSWER = plurakist
Question
28 :- A major difference between a presure group and political party is that whereas the later aims at winning power, the former
CORRECT ANSWER = influence government policies
Question
29 :- new partnership for africa,s development was an attempt to overcome
CORRECT ANSWER = obbstacle of africa development
Question
30 :- which of the following emphasizes the rule of law and human rights protection
CORRECT ANSWER = constitutionalism
Question
31 :- early nationalist ativities manifested in the form of
CORRECT ANSWER = resistance
Question
32 :- the needs of the citizens are made known to the government throgh
CORRECT ANSWER = public opinion
Question
33 :- the chairman of the 1976 constitution drafting committee was
CORRECT ANSWER = rotimi williams
Question
34 :- the head of government under the 1979 constitution is the
CORRECT ANSWER = president
Question
35 :- the organ of the UN that served as custodian of some african countries prior to their independence is CORRECT ANSWER = \the trusteeship council

Question
36 :- the african country that was not colonized is
CORRECT ANSWER = ethopia
Question
37 :- A system of government in which an individual rules with absolute power is
CORRECT ANSWER = antocracy
Question
38 :- Akwa Ibom and kastina states were created in
CORRECT ANSWER = 1987
Question
39 :- the appointment and dissolution of the board of directors of public corporations falls under
CORRECT ANSWER = ministorial control
Question
40 :- Absence of a charter has been a problem of
CORRECT ANSWER = common wealth