Unmet need for contraception in developing countries: examining women's reasons for not using a method gilda sedgh,lori s a few countries, such as niger and nigeria, have relatively low unmet need along with low contraceptive use because the desired family size is still relatively high married women who are. Generally, in presidential systems of government, the processes a bill goes through before becoming a law is essentially the same countries, however, have minor differences the processes of law making generally requires a long period of deliberation and consideration of the many interests and implications of the bill. Editor's note: this piece is the first of two blogs examining separatist agitations in nigeria the second part, separatist agitations in nigeria: the way forward, can be found here president buhari's health challenges have sparked intrigue in nigeria and awakened the politics of succession, which revolve. This visit provides an important and timely opportunity for me to gather first-hand information on the situations of internal displacement in niger, both new and protracted, added the expert, who will also examine the legal, policy and institutional frameworks in place for the prevention of displacement, protection for and. Matern child health j 2017 jun21(6):1408-1416 doi: 101007/s10995-016- 2248-x examining nutritional adequacy and dietary diversity among women in niger cisse-egbuonye n(1), ishdorj a(2), mckyer elj(3), mkuu r(4) author information: (1)department of health & kinesiology, texas a and m university, 311. Lecturer in the department of jurisprudence and international law, university of ilorin, nigeria and onetime special adviser to the attorney the paper further examine if amnesty is the emancipation of niger delta (mend) is the major militant group that spearheaded the actualization of the amnesty programme in the.
Establishments were opened in niger this thesis will examine how changes in nigerian politics have had a profound effect on life in niger the political, social and economic effects of nigerian shari'a law on niger have been brought about by the close political and cultural linkages between the two countries trans border. We examine narratives of the conflict in the words of dominant elites and 'militia activists', and argue that 'militia actions' that appear to challenge the legitimacy and authority of the nigerian state over control of natural resource (oil), is embedded in complex web and porous boundary of informal and formal. Washington — the senate's top democrat, senate minority leader chuck schumer, said he favors a re-examination of the country's legal authorizations to wage war amid controversy surrounding the deaths of four us troops in niger the comments came days after the senate foreign relations.
The word “niger” and the similar word “nigeria” are in no way descriptive of the articles sold or the business carried on by the parties there is no absolute right in law to the use of the name of a country or place by people who live there consequently the plaintiff company is entitled to the protection of the law and the. Furthermore, the nigerian constitution protects civil and political rights, but international treaties like the african charter also expand protection to cultural, socioeconomic, and group rights because the nigerian constitution is supreme law, the supreme court of nigeria often resolves conflicts in favor of the constitution,.
This guide to law online niger contains a selection of nigerien legal, juridical, and governmental sources accessible through the internet links provide access to primary documents, legal commentary, and general government information about specific jurisdictions and topics. The article refers to a recent article on child marriage in nigeria, published in this journal, as a broad context to examine two issues the first is the statutory elaboration of the constitutional protection of children, and the second is the suggestion that religious marriages trump children's rights in nigeria's constitutional.
Measures to guarantee the development of this minority region which ironically, remains the economic mainstay of the country in the first part of the paper, we examine the historical context of the problems faced by the niger delta, while the legal and institutional mechanisms will be appraised in the second part to show. Attempt will also be made to examine how this interaction dictates and reorders the peace security dynamics in the niger delta the implication of these laws is that the land available to the locals or people in the niger delta is further taken away from them on a daily basis as more oil is found in the land as the land.
Of 2004 she and i undertook a study to understand the structure of shari'a law in nigeria, its relationship to nigerian federal law, and how it was applied to two of ms ibrahim's prominent cases furthermore, the accused is entitled to examine, in person or by his/her legal practitioners, the witnesses called by. Last week, amnesty international released a damning report examining the role played by shell oil in human rights violations against the ogoni people in nigeria amnesty's analysis is based in part on the group's years of work in the region, as well as a slew of shell's internal documents released through. This paper examines the rising cases of oil theft in the niger delta region of nigeria which has negatively impacted on the nigerian economy this is because nigerian state solely depend oil generated revenues for her economic survival the aim of this study is to critically examine the methods, actors,. Is the agitation of the youths of the oil-rich niger delta region for the control of oil and gas resources located in this paper examined the newspapers' coverage of the situation in the niger delta region at a period more than pardon, in as much as it obliterates all legal remembrances of the offences it is also the act of.
Determination and resource control by 'militant groups' in that region we examine the narratives around this aspect in the words of dominant elites and ' militia activists', to argue that 'militia actions' that appear to challenge the legitimacy and authority of the nigerian state over control of natural resource (oil ), is embedded. The fact that the nigerian supreme court missed a great opportunity to examine the constitutionality of the hisbah board of kano state and, by implication, the legality of the introduction of islamic penal codes in the 12 northern states of nigeria would have resolved many lingering human rights issues these issues stem in. Corporate responsibility: oil and gas corporations remain the target of grievances by local groups in the niger delta a committee on corporate practices chaired by the nnpc will examine the causes of conflict and corruption, how to increase corporate transparency, and how to more effectively enforce. Objectivethe purpose of this study was to examine the nutritional adequacy and dietary composition among women residing in zinder and maradi of niger, and the factors that affect the variety of.