Agricultural Laws and Reforms - SS2 Agriculture Past Questions & Answers - page 1

1

What is the primary factor influencing land ownership and tenure systems in Nigeria?

A

Government regulations

B

Cultural norms

C

Foreign investments

D

Urbanization

CORRECT OPTION: b
2

Which piece of legislation in Nigeria is significant for land tenure regulation?

A

Land Tenure Act

B

Land Acquisition Act

C

Land Use Act

D

Land Ownership Act

CORRECT OPTION: c
3

In rural areas, what is the most common form of land ownership in Nigeria?

A

Individual ownership

B

Community ownership

C

Government ownership

D

Corporate ownership

CORRECT OPTION: b
4

What is a common consequence of land disputes in Nigeria?

A

Increased investment

B

Land consolidation

C

Improved land administration

D

Land insecurity

CORRECT OPTION: c
5

How has urbanization impacted land tenure systems in Nigeria?

A

Strengthened customary land tenure

B

Reduced demand for land in urban areas

C

Shifted some regions from customary to statutory systems

D

Eliminated land disputes

CORRECT OPTION: c
6

Which level of government typically manages land use planning and development control in Nigeria?

A

Federal government

B

State governments

C

Local communities

D

Private entities

CORRECT OPTION: b
7

What is the primary goal of land reform initiatives in Nigeria?

A

Increase land prices

B

Streamline land administration

C

Encourage land hoarding

D

Promote land disputes

CORRECT OPTION: b
8

How do foreigners typically acquire land in Nigeria?

A

Outright ownership

B

Through customary allocation

C

Via government grants

D

By leasing land

CORRECT OPTION: d
9

What role do traditional norms and customs play in land ownership in Nigeria?

A

They have no influence on land ownership.

B

They govern land ownership rights in customary systems.

C

They are only relevant in urban areas.

D

They are enforced by the federal government.

CORRECT OPTION: b
10

What is the main drawback of Nigeria's land tenure system?

A

Efficient land administration

B

Encouragement of foreign investment

C

Land-related conflicts and disputes

D

Simplified land transfer processes

CORRECT OPTION: c
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