A RESPONSIBLE CITIZEN

CIVIC EDUCATION

Civic education is the process of teaching, and training of the general public on their roles, responsibilities and obligations as good citizens. The education enhances their active participation in governance in democratic dispensation. The activity reminds the electorates of the rights to use their mandates wisely in entrenching real democracy through popular participation and thereby contribute to the integral development of their society.

YOUR CIVIC DUTIES

~ Respect for the rule of law.
~ Contribute to Community/ Nation building.
~ Pay your taxes and development levies.
~ Use your right wisely.
~ Be Security Conscious.
~ Use alternative Dispute resolution to settle scores.
~ Be at peace with everyone.

YOUR CIVIC RESPONSIBILITIES

~ See Nigeria as your real home and think positively about her. ~ Have a good maintenance culture.
~ Do not destroy public property or the environment.
~ Have a good vision for yourself and your commnunity.
~ Embrace democracy as the best form of government.
~ Maintain a clean and healthy environment.
~ Be a responsible citizen.
~ Know ur right as a citizen of Nigeria.
~ Obey the rule of law.
~ Do not make yourself a public nuisance.
~ Use your skiltl to change things fo better.
~ Do not be used as politicl thugs.
~ Be a peace loving citizen.
~ Empower your chldren.
~ Do not take or offer bribe.
~ Feel good to help others.
~ Do not take up alms to solve problems,embrace dialogue.
~ Flee from any form of corrup act.
~ Value democracy.

TO PARTICIPATE ACTIVELY IN THE DEMOCRACY PROCESSES

> Register as a voter.
> Go out and vote on the election day.
> Ensure that your votes conunts.
> Monitor and conribute meaningfully in democratic process.
> Be part of decision/policy making.
> Use your skill and pofession to build your comunity.

…… So help me God.

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