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Federalism was introduced in Nigeria under the


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Federalism was introduced in Nigeria under the

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A) Lyttelton Constitution

B) Macpherson Constitution

C) Richards Constitution

D) Independence


The correct answer is C.

Explanation:

Federalism is a system of government in which powers are divided between the centre and the regions (states). Federalism in Nigeria is a product of the colonial administration. The Richards Constitution of 1946 provided the ground work for the take-off of the federal constitution.

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  • Daniel

    The answer is A i.e the Lyttleton Constitution because Richards constitution created regions/province with no Autonomy...by Oliver Lyttleton created the central government and as well it component unit

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    1. Richard constitution introduced the foll blown federal structure in 1954 so this answer is actually C

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  • Federalism is a system of government in which powers are divided between the centre and the regions (states). Federalism in Nigeria is a product of the colonial administration. The Richards Constitution of 1946 provided the ground work for the take-off of the federal constitution.

  • answer is C.check very well pls

  • He initiated regionalism which later gave birth to federalism.

    1. Minhal

      C is correct please they're some errors in your answers kindly cross check 🙏