SUBJECT: CIVIC EDUCATION
CLASS: JSS 3
TERM: 2ND TERM
REFERENCE : Fundamentals of Civic Education For Basic 9, JSS 3 by Sola Akinyemi.
MEANING OF ELECTIONS
Election can be defined as an act or process of voting for a candidate to represent the people of a country in various government positions. It is also defined as a process of choosing our political leaders. Examples of political office holders or leaders are President, Governors, Members of the houses of Senate and Representatives, Chairman and Counsellors of Local Government Areas. Election is a procedure that allows citizens of a country to choose their leaders or representatives.
Types of Elections
The Americans elect the president through Electoral College.
General Evaluation / Revision Questions
Fundamentals of Civic Education Book 3 by Sola AkinyemiPages 38 – 40.
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