Below are legal resources that are important for minorities in Nigeria. Check out the legal documents by clicking on the links below!


Vapp act 2015

This Act prohibits all forms of violence against persons in private and public life, and provides maximum protection and effective remedies for victims and punishment of offenders.

ACJA 2015

The Administration of Criminal Justice Act provides for the administration of criminal justice system which promotes efficient management of criminal justice institutions, speedy dispensation of justice, protection of the society from crimes and protection of the rights and interest of the suspect, the defendant and victims in Nigeria. 

national health act 2014

This Act provides a framework for the regulation, development and management of a health system and sets standards for rendering health services in Nigeria.

same sex marriage prohibition act 2013

This Act prohibits a marriage contract or civil union entered into between persons of same sex, and provides penalties for the solemnisation and witnessing of same thereof.

nigerian disability bill 2012

A Bill for an Act to Ensure full integration of person with Disabilities into the society and Establish a National Commission for persons with disabilities and vest it with the responsibilities for their Education, Health Care and the Protection of their Social, Economic, Civil rights.

NIGERIAN constitution

The Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.