Tag: Civic Education JSS 1

REPRESENTATIVE DEMOCRACYREPRESENTATIVE DEMOCRACY

Hits: 53REPRESENTATIVE DEMOCRACY Representative Democracy is a system of government in which people elect those that will rule over them in government. It is also a government in the majority of the people. Examples of countries that practice this system include: Ghana, Nigeria, Liberia, South Africa, U.S.A, Britain, France, Germany, Brazil, etc. Features of Democracy […]

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TIERS OF GOVERNMENTTIERS OF GOVERNMENT

Hits: 1244TIERS OF GOVERNMENT Government is defined as an agency that carries out the functions or business of the state. It is an institution through which the state or country is ruled. The organs of government include the legislative (law making); the executive (enforcement of law); and the judiciary (interpretation of law). The three tiers […]

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TYPES OF CONSTITUTIONSTYPES OF CONSTITUTIONS

Hits: 119TYPES OF CONSTITUTIONS The various types of constitutions include: Written Constitution: These are the laws of the country that are found in a single document (book) at a particular time. E.g. Nigeria 1999 constitution. Unwritten constitution: This is when all the important law of a country are found in many documents (but not in […]

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CONSTITUTION (DEFINITION/SOURCES/IMPORTANCE)CONSTITUTION (DEFINITION/SOURCES/IMPORTANCE)

Hits: 188CONSTITUTION (DEFINITION/SOURCES/IMPORTANCE) A constitution means a set of rules and regulations that guides the behavior of the state and its citizens. It also means a set of laws, principles, rules and regulations which determines how a country is ruled or governed. Every community, organisation or society has some rules and regulations that guide the […]

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EFFECTS OF ROAD ACCIDENTEFFECTS OF ROAD ACCIDENT

Hits: 15EFFECTS OF ROAD ACCIDENT Accident can be defined as a sudden occurrence that causes injury on the victims/road users. It can also cause damage to the vehicles or properties There are three categories of accidents. Fatal accident – when life is lost Serious accident – when there are injuries Minor accident – when there […]

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DEMOCRACYDEMOCRACY

Hits: 15DEMOCRACY Democracy is a system of government whereby the majority of people elect people (leaders) who rule over them. It is a government where adults/people take part in the governance of the state. It involves every citizen in a country to participate in the decision making of their country/state and society. Abraham Lincoln defines […]

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FOLLOWERSHIPFOLLOWERSHIP

Hits: 50FOLLOWERSHIP Followership: A follower is a person who takes to the instruction of a leader. Followership means a group of people who accept the leadership and authority of a person or group of persons. A call to leadership is a call to service while the followers must/should also pledge their support for their leader(s). […]

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