POL103 - Nigerian Constitutional Development

2 Unit(s)


The course introduces students to the meaning, types, sources, functions, principles and mechanisms of constitutional making. It also involves the evolution and development of the Nigerian State system. Similarly, concentration is also laid on the origin, success and failure of the: Clifford, Richard, McPherson, Littleton’s, Independence, Republican (1963), Presidential (1979) as well as 1999 Constitutions of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.