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THE INTERWOVEN KINSHIP BETWEEN LABOUR RELATIONS AND RIGHT TO PROTEST

In Nigeria, the Federal Government, as the largest single employer of labour, plays a dual role in the labour relations practice in the country. The government plays the conflicting role of employing the largest labour as well as setting out policies to guide labour management relations. Nigeria, like many other developing countries has developed an Industrial Relations System in which the State plays an active role. Some of the national policies and laws enacted by government to regulate the formation, operation and adminis ...

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THE RIGHT TO PROTEST AND STRIKE: AN ABSOLUTE OR CONDITIONAL RIGHT ?

The right to protest is a basic human right arising out of a number of recognized human rights. No human right instrument or national constitution grants the absolute right to protest, but such right to protest is an expression of the right to freedom of assembly, the right to freedom of association, and the right to freedom of speech which is codified in the 1999 constitution ,also , many international treaties contain clear provisions of these rights. Such conventions include the 1950 European Convention on Human rights an ...

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