What factors should be considered in drawing up a Constitution?

The following factors should be
considered when drawing up a constitution.  

  • The preamble or an introduction which
    states the ideological stand of the constitution 
  • The type of
  • The organs of
    government, their function and their relations to one another
  • The rights and duties of the citizens.
  • Whether it should be
    found in one document but supplemented by
    organic laws.
  • The type and characteristics of government i.e either unitary, federal, presidential or cabinet system to be  adopted.
  • How the constitution can be amended?

SEE: Why the Macpherson constitution of 1951 broke down

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