oa ESR Review : Economic and Social Rights in South Africa - Expanding the space for economic, social and cultural rights in Nigeria : feature
|Article Title||Expanding the space for economic, social and cultural rights in Nigeria : feature|
|© Publisher:||Dullah Omar Institute|
|Journal||ESR Review : Economic and Social Rights in South Africa|
|Publication Date||Jan 2014|
|Pages||3 - 4|
Paul Farmer's 'rights of the poor' (Farmer 2003:159) represents the base minimum of rights that every individual should enjoy. Food, shelter and clothing are humanity's most essential requirements. Unfortunately, for many Africans, these are luxuries. Governments invest enormous resources in conducting elections but pay little attention to what makes life meaningful to the electorate.
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