The individual shall also have the duty:
- Paragraph 1
To preserve the harmonious development of the family and to work for the cohesion and respect of the family; to respect his parents at all times, to maintain them in case of need.
- Paragraph 2
To serve his national community by placing his physical and intellectual abilities at its service;
- Paragraph 3
Not to compromise the security of the State whose national or resident he is;
- Paragraph 4
To preserve and strengthen social and national solidarity, particularly when the latter is strengthened; 5 To preserve and strengthen the national independence and the territorial integrity of his country and to contribute to his defence in accordance with the law;
- Paragraph 6
To work to the best of his abilities and competence, and to pay taxes imposed by law in the interest of the society;
- Paragraph 7
To preserve and strengthen positive African cultural values in his relations with other members of the society, in the spirit of tolerance, dialogue and consultation and, in general, to contribute to the promotion of the moral well being of society;
- Paragraph 8
To contribute to the best of his abilities, at all times and at all levels, to the promotion and achievement of African unity.
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