Summari: directive principles of state policy: Under the 1999 Nigerian constitution

This article examines the general argument for and against the justiciability of socioeconomic rights that are embedded in the chapter 2 of the 1999 constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, and also examines the reasons that influenced the makers of the Constitution to adopt the non-justiciability approach to the Directive Principles. Chapter II of … Continue reading Summari: directive principles of state policy: Under the 1999 Nigerian constitution

An analysis of some provisions of some provisions of the 1999 Nigerian Constitution in Relationship with End of Life Care

The Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria has entrenched in its provisions laws relating to fundamental human rights in sections 33 to 46 of Chapter Four.These fundamental human rights stand above the ordinary laws of the land. Section 34(1) of the Nigeria Constitution states that “every Nigerian individual is entitled to respect for the … Continue reading An analysis of some provisions of some provisions of the 1999 Nigerian Constitution in Relationship with End of Life Care