When I moved back to Nigeria in 2011, I was appalled by the plight of underprivileged children. I remember one particular scenario where a boy that was barely 6 years old
In every judicial proceeding, it is very important that steps are taken to ensure that rights guaranteed by the constitution are duly protected.
Plea Bargain is the process in criminal proceedings whereby the defendant and the prosecution work out a mutually acceptable disposition of the case
‘Bail is the process by which an accused person is temporarily released from state custody to sureties on conditions given to ensure his
They state that they are scared of testifying in court. The fear most people experience is so extreme
It has become imperative to write on the protection afforded males under the Nigerian Law as sexual abuse of males is now on the increase.
The primary law that would be considered is the Criminal Code Act, which is applicable to the southern part of Nigeria only. The position of the law in substance is almost the same in the south and the north, though there may exist slight variations in the law.
The mobile courts will be presided over by a Magistrate and work in conjunction with security agencies like the Police and LASTMA. The mobile courts are empowered to fine offenders, sentence them to prison terms and impound
“Human Rights” has been defined as the “inalienable rights of people”. They are the legal entitlements which every citizen should enjoy without fear of the government or other
The Freedom that comes with being able to leave a particular area when you want to is incomparable to anything. Being able to decide where you want to be at a given time is one of your fundamental rights as a human b