Does the Law Support the Grant of Posthumous Pardon in Nigeria?

4 Pages Posted: 22 Apr 2020

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Date Written: April 18, 2020

Abstract

This article examines the position of our law with regards to granting of posthumous pardon. Who can benefit from presidential pardon? The effect of presidential pardon and its impact on COVID-19.

Keywords: Presidential Pardon, Effect, Posthumous pardon, COVID-19

JEL Classification: K00, K32, K39

Suggested Citation

Nwokeke, Chidera, Does the Law Support the Grant of Posthumous Pardon in Nigeria? (April 18, 2020). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3579276 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.3579276

Chidera Nwokeke (Contact Author)

Nigerian Law School, Lagos ( email )

Nigeria

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