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*CIVIC EDUCATION 2019 THEORY ANSWERS
1a.Justice is what we as a society regard as “right” based on our moral concepts of ethics, rationality, law, religion, equity and fairness, in other words, justice is the proper application of law.
1b the figure 1. Is called Lady justice and labeled part is explained Bellow
Lady Justice is most often depicted with a set of scales typically suspended from one hand, upon which she measures the strengths of a case’s support and opposition.
ii. Blindfold: Lady Justice has often been depicted wearing a blindfold. The blindfold represents impartiality, the ideal that justice should be applied without regard to wealth, power, or other status.
The sword represented authority in ancient times, and conveys the idea that justice can be swift and final.
(i)They lie; They have to tell lies to mislead people about where they were when they were really out buying or using drugs or alcohol. They have to lie about where the hundreds or thousands of dollars went. The more they feel they need drugs, the more likely they are to feel the need to lie.
(ii)They manipulate; They try to encourage good decisions but the addicted person is on a destructive track. The allure of the drugs is so powerful, she feels she needs the drugs to function, to be able to get through another day, to not get desperately sick from withdrawal. So she manipulates those who love her the most
(iii)They are very likely to be engaged in criminal acts; Eventually, the money runs out. They have pawned or sold everything of value. They owe friends and family money. There are no more assets but the drugs or alcohol have to be obtained.
At this point, many people will begin committing crimes. Selling or manufacturing drugs are common ones.
(iv)An addict will shift the blame; this person may have lived their prior life as a highly responsible individual, drug addiction steals that quality away. Whatever happens is never his fault. If he gets fired from a job, it’s the boss’s fault, the addict was unfairly targeted. If he gets in a car accident, it was totally someone else’s fault. If he fails at some activity, those close to him will be blamed.
(v)An addict is very likely to become abusive; It’s tragic that an addict’s blame can even take a violent and abusive form. With the delusional thinking common to most addicts, he can perceive those around him as being threatening, dangerous or malicious. As he shifts the blame, he may physically, mentally or emotionally attack those he
*8a* Political apathy is best described when a citizen is indifferent in their attitude to political activities, such as electing politicians, having opinions, and their civic responsibility. A more simplified term for political apathy would be that someone ‘cannot be bothered’ to participate in their country’s political system.
(i) Emergence of an undemocratic
government: government that would emerge may
not reflect the wishes of the people.
(ii) Lack of accountability: there will be no
accountability on the part of the
government because the people that are supposed to keep
the government and the leaders in check have shown no
interest in the affairs of the country.
i. Proper orientation that politics is not a dirty game
ii. Mass media should work more on orientating the masses on the importance of participating in governance
iii. Election rigging should be discouraged
Iv. Politicians should make a feasible manifestos that won’t discourage the masses
HIV is a virus spread through certain body fluids that attacks the body’s immune system, specifically the CD4 cells, often called T cells. Over time, HIV can destroy so many of these cells that the body can’t fight off infections and disease.
AIDS is the most severe phase of HIV infection. People with AIDS have such badly damaged immune systems that they get an increasing number of severe illnesses, called opportunistic infections.
Iv) Night sweats.
V) Muscle aches.
Vi) Sore throat.
Viii) Swollen lymph nodes
Ix) Mouth ulcers
9a Civil society can be understood as the “third sector” of society, distinct from government and business, and including the family and the private sphere.
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1. Political Instability
One big issue affecting the Civil society in Nigeria is political instability in addition to the frequent change of government. This is also accompanied by the inconsistent policies. All these affect the development and growth of the civil society.
2. Lack Of Proper Awareness By Nigerian Citizens.
Most Nigerian are ignorant of the presence of these societies and some do not know the value of this organization. This has therefore hindered the national spread of this society goals and objectives, so as to receive support from every Nigeria citizen.
3. Political Illiteracy Of Nigerians
The political illiteracy of Nigerians has affected the way Nigerians accepts this civil society. Nigerians, especially those in the rural setting have low or no education in the political system of Nigeria. Thus, they have been unable to use thus civil society as a proper vehicle to pressure the government.
4. Lack Of Unity
There has been a long-standing problem of division among civil societies. In communicating with the government about their interests, there have always been disagreements among Nigerian Civil society practitioner. These disagreements can be either a clash of interest between two civil society or within a single society. Due to this inability to create a common ground, they thereby create a loophole for the government to play them.
5. Inadequate Funding
Most civil societies suffer lack of funding, so as they can pursue their interests. Research has shown that due donor has ignored the Civil society due to the deficiency in the proper organization. Also, this has made these societies to shift their focus from pressuring the government to do what is right, to seeking of the fund from local and foreign donors. Some have even become a slave to the government and thus can no longer rise up against the government when the right things are not done.
6. Lack Of Internal Democracy And Other Skills
This is a notable problem because members of this civil societies are unable to learn democratic norms and values. As a result, they are unable to teach the Nigerian citizens. They also lack important skills like advocacy and organization. These skills are required to be able to be able to have an effective conversion with the government.
7. Corruption And Personal Enrichment
There have been a lot of corruption accusations in many civil societies. They range from embezzlement and conversion of funds to personal accounts, to lack of transparency by this civil societies. Thus, has caused moral weakness in this societies to allow fruitful engagement with the government.
8. Involvement In Partisan Politics
Some of the members of these civil societies are involved in partisan politics. That are the same members that are checking the government and fighting the government when there is a wrong policy in place. These members are in political post in the country. Thus, it is hard to criticize the government properly and effectively when they err in their duties and responsibilities.
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