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Question 1

Islam was introduced in Northern Nigeria

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A) before the 13th century

B) in the 17th century

C) in the 19th century

D) in the 18th century

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Question 2

Lagos became the crown colony in

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A) 1900

B) 1914

C) 1861

D) 1886

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Question 3

In the pre-colonial Igbo political system, which of the following was the most democratic organ of government?

Options

A) The Umand

B) Eze

C) Isu

D) Ohanaeze

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Question 4

A historical feature of the legislative council that met in 1923 was that for the first time it

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A) included the official members who were Nigerians

B) included only British officials

C) acted in a deliberative capacity

D) included elected African members

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Question 5

When was the emirate system of administration introduced in Northern Nigeria?

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A) 19th century

B) 20th century

C) 18th century

D) 17th century

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Question 6

Pre-colonial Igbo society was

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A) centralised

B) acephalous

C) feudal

D) capitalist

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Question 7

The Colonial Administration in Nigeria was

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A) Authoritarian

B) Democratic

C) A and B

D) None of the above

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Question 8

In the traditional Hausa-Fulani political system, political authority was vested in the

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A) Emir

B) Talakawa

C) Alkali

D) Emirate Council

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Question 9

In the Oyo traditional political system, the Alaafin of Oyo was elected or chosen by a group known as

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A) Tributary Chiefs

B) Baale

C) Ogboni

D) Oyo Mesi

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Question 10

In the Oyo empire, the Alaafin was

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A) an absolute monarch

B) popularly elected

C) a constitutional monarch

D) worshiped as deity

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