In Nigerian constitutional reform process, immunity of officials no go area

By Dimeji Kayode-Adedeji, 14 December 2016
The House of Representatives’ Special Ad-hoc Committee on the Review of the 1999 Constitution has said it would not recommend the removal of the immunity clause that shield the president and state governors from prosecution while in office. The Chairman of the committee, Yusuff Lasun, at a press conference Saturday night in Abeokuta said his committee considered the provision “a no go area”.&nb[...] Read more here: Premium Times


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