Freedom of Expression Limitations and Enforcement

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There is a special procedure for the enforcement of the fundamental rights guaranteed under Chapter IV of the 1999 constitution. The constitution empowers anyone who alleges that the fundamental human rights as provided under sections 33-45 of the 1999 constitution of Nigeria to which he is entitled, have been or are likely to be violated, … Read more

Background Study of The Fundament Human Right Of Expression

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The right of expression and the press is one of the inalienable rights a citizen can enjoy because he is a human being. Generally, fundamental human rights are rights enjoyed by the citizens of a particular country. Internationally and nationally, the need to protect and promote the human rights of citizens is not only recognized … Read more

Freedom of Expression and The Press Under Nigeria Law

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The right of expression and the press as a fundamental human right in Nigeria is one of the inalienable rights a citizen can enjoy by virtue of the fact that he is a human being, It could be traced to the 1960 Independence Constitution and subsequently those that followed it. The Independence Constitution of 1960 … Read more