LEGAL FRAMEWORK FOR THE PROTECTION OF CHILD RIGHTS IN NIGERIA
As far as human rights law is concerned, children constitute a minority group. They are by their nature very vulnerable and thus merit special laws to cater for their needs as the well-being of generations to come depend on how well children are raised today. The writer takes a look at the Nigerian legal system as it relates to children. It examines the UN CRC and the Nigerian CRA 2003.
Convention on the Rights of the Child.
Nigerian Child Rights Act, 2003.