Tuesday, 7 July 2015

Article: Sins Of The Nigerian Political Class



By S. Okey Mbonu                                                                                                           

Background
He or she who stays silent in the face of evil, shall sooner or later have evil visited upon them; and he or she who holds his or her people down, stays down. 

News Release: Human Rights, Social Contract & The Citizens: Three Pillars Of Civil Governance & Social Conducts In Nigeria



Following the theme for 2014 World Human Rights Declaration (66th  Anniversary), adopted by the United Nations, to the effect that “Every Day Is World Human Rights Day”, the leadership of International Society for Civil Liberties & the Rule of Law (Intersociety) has resolved to remind the people of Nigeria, classified by Section 13 of the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria 1999, as amended in 2011; as “all authorities and persons exercising executive, judicial and legislative powers (as well as the citizens)” on the need to be mindful at all times  of  their sacred obligations to the society and the people contained in the Social Contract.