Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Military justice reform proposed in Nigeria

Nigerian Minister of Defence Mansur Dan Ali and Chief of Defence Staff Gen. Gabriel Olonisakin have announced their support for major changes in the Armed Forces Act, including addressing the problem of command influence over courts-martial and the human rights of military personnel. This report lacks details, but it is clear that major steps are under consideration.

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