6th July 2018

Abortion Law in Nigeria

“Any history of malpractice in your family?1” The vote to repeal restrictive antiabortion laws in a recently concluded referendum in Northern Ireland has rekindled the debate on whether a shift in similarly restrictive laws criminalising the practice of abortion should occur in other countries such as Nigeria. Statistics indicate that


5th May 2018

Medical Negligence & the Law

Atrogenic harm is a matter of significant concern in Nigeria and in many parts of the world today, and appropriate application of the law of negligence is an important part of ensuring accountability through the legal system. Although of limited application over the years, due to a variety of socioeconomic