GOVERNMENT

IN A DEMOCRACY POLITICAL SOVEREIGNTY IS VESTED IN THE

IN A DEMOCRACY POLITICAL SOVEREIGNTY IS VESTED IN THE

A. judges B. people ✓ C. legislature D. executive In a democracy, political sovereignty is vested in the people. This means that the ...
MILLENNIUM DEVELOPMENT GOALS

MILLENNIUM DEVELOPMENT GOALS

MEANING OF MDG The Millennium Development Goals (MDG) are eight international development goals that were officially established following the millennium ...
DEVELOPMENT OF POLITICAL PARTIES IN NIGERIA

DEVELOPMENT OF POLITICAL PARTIES IN NIGERIA

Historical Background Nigerian National Democratic Party (NNDP) and Nigerian Youth Movement (NYM) were formed as political parties after the introduction ...
DELEGATED LEGISLATION

DELEGATED LEGISLATION

Delegated legislation is defined as the act of transferring powers and functions through the Acts of parliament to other organisations ...
DECENTRALISATION

DECENTRALISATION

Decentralization has to do with the sharing of power between the central government and other constituent units, within a political ...
CENTRALISATION

CENTRALISATION

Centralisation is defined as the process by which political power is located in a single central decision - making body ...
POLITICAL PARTICIPATION

POLITICAL PARTICIPATION

Political participation is defined as the process whereby individuals get themselves involved in the political activities and in the decision-making ...
REPRESENTATIVE GOVERNMENT

REPRESENTATIVE GOVERNMENT

Representative government, also known as Indirect democracy, is defined as a government of elected representatives of the people. Those elected, ...
CHECKS AND BALANCES

CHECKS AND BALANCES

The theory of checks and balances emphasises the power of any of the organs checking the activities of the others ...
SEPARATION OF POWERS

SEPARATION OF POWERS

It is defined as the separation or division of political powers and functions among the three arms of government - ...