Nigeria adopted the federal character principle to counteract the national question issue this paper therefore, explores the extent of the applicability of the federal character principle to. Iyabode ogunniran provides an overview of nigeria's constitution and examines whether insertion of the federal character principle in the constitution in 1979. The “federal character” principle has been enshrined in nigeria’s constitution since 1979 it seeks to ensure that appointments to public service institutions fairly reflect the linguistic, ethnic, religious, and geographic diversity of the country.
Nigeria's federal character principle refers to: the president must appoint ministers from each state within nigeria each ethnic group is given a certain amount of . Ndoubtedly, nigeria is today characterized by deep cleavages along ethnic and religious lines which, taken together, are prone to dissension and antagonism instead of consensus and cooperation among the national elites thus, the thrust of this paper is an in-depth analysis of the root cause of . President general of the urhobo progress union (upu), olorogun moses taiga, has charged the federal government to honour the federal character principle, which respects the peculiar needs of all . National development: legal equality and federal character principle in nigeria, the principles of affirmative actions can be found in the federal character principle, which has also been .
This paper examined the influence of the federal character principle (fcp) on national integration (ni) in nigeria from pre-colonial, through the colonial and the post-colonial eras to the present . The federal civil service is a foremost institution, obviously, designed to be a model of the federal character principle and a torch bearer in the application of the principle, with the federal . The federal character principle and power sharing in nigeria an assignment on comparative federalism (psd ) presented to mr, philip vande (lecturer) department of political science and diplomacy veritas university, abuja (obehie campus) by inyang, grace donatus vug/pol/11/288 15th january, 2014 .
“federal character principle and nationality question in nigeria” in international journal of research in arts and social sciences (ijrass) wwwacademicexellencesociety. The federal character principle as a necessary evil by aliyu a ammani [email protected] the composition of the government of the federation or any of its agencies and the conduct of its affairs shall be carried out in such a manner as to reflect the federal character of nigeria and the need to . Abuja—wrong application of federal character principle by the federal government and its agencies is drawing nigeria backwards rather than propelling it to grow and make progress in the comity .
Federal character nigeria is an important statement that aims to uproot social inequality, but the real data shows that there is still a lot of work to be done on this issue source: federal character principle in nigeria. Nigeria practice or is it as a result of faulty implementation of the federal character principle are these two basic political ideals complementary or a dilution these questions informed the. Keywords: quota system, federal character principle, federal unity schools, education, nigeria introduction the heterogeneous configuration of the nigerian state has since inception generated series of issues that have continued.
Federal character principle was the product of gowon administration when after the civil war when it was believed that igbos occupied major ministries but that should not border any body because igbos did not occupy every ministry before the war remark that tafawa balewa was in power and ahmadu . The extent to which this federal character principle has resolved or impacted on political integration in nigeria is the main focus of this presentation exploring secondary data, the study examines the necessity for affirmative action in nigeria and. Implications of separation of powers and federal character principle on public sector in nigeria international journal of humanities social sciences and education (ijhsse) page | 37.
Integration is the doctrine of federal character the principle of federal character was formulated and put into use by successive governments in nigeria to address and. Federal character principles, nation building and national integration in nigeria: issues and options. International journal of research in arts and social sciences vol 2 2010 page 78 federal character principle and nationality question in nigeria.