(1a) Constitutionalism is based on the belief that
the powers of the various organs of government
should be defined and regulated by the
constitution so that those who govern the society
do so without denying or violating human dignity.
(1b) (i) Democratic system
(ii) Separation of powers
(iii) enlightened public opinion
(iv) a responsible opposition
Parliamentarianism is a system of government in
which the ministers of the Executive Branch get
their democratic legitimacy from a Legislature and
are accountable to that body, such that the
Executive and Legislative branches are
In this system of government, the head of state is
distinct from the head of government.
The head of state is either a queen or president
while head of government is the prime minister
The executive president serves as the head of
state and the head of government.
The head of state exercises ceremonial functions
while the head of govt exercises executive
The president performs both ceremonial and
The prime minister is appointed by the queen or
President; thus, it's not popularly elected.
The president is selected by election of the
electorate. The president is being voted into
The prime minister is only allowed to choose or
appoint his ministers from his party men in the
The president has the constitutional power to
choose or appoint cabinet members from within
and outside his own party.
(7a) (i) Iwe Ihorin, founded in 1859 by African
missionaries in Abeokuta, Nigeria
(ii) Lagos Daily News in 1925,
(iii) West African Pilot in 1937
(7b) (i) Rebellions Against Colonial Rule Before the
Second World War
(ii) The fight against colonialism and imperialism
(iii) Struggles for National Liberation
(iv) Nationalism and Independence
(i)The party won regional power in Western
Nigeria while Nigeria was still under British
(ii) It took part in the national elections on the eve
of Nigerian independence in 1960 but was able to
garner little support outside the Western Region
and the Nigerian federal capital city of Lagos.
(iii) It also had appeal in the later South-South and
Middle Belt regions of the country.
(iv) The party was regarded in some
establishment circles as supporting communism,
and was viewed with suspicion by the West, even
though the leadership denied this claim.
The military are forces authorized to use deadly
force, and weapons, to support the interests of the
state and some or all of its citizens. The task of
the military is usually defined as defense of the
state and its citizens, and the prosecution of war
against another state.
Military coup d'etat is the sudden and illegal
seizure of a government by military, usually
instigated by a small group of the existing state
establishment to depose the established
government and replace it with a new ruling body.
-Hierarchical and centralised: The structure of
military is hierarchical and centralised putting a
premium or rapid communication
-Opposition: The military do not tolerate
oppositions of any kind
-Dictatorship: All military government are
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