My right to the dignity of human person (Introduction)

  • Introduction

This ogbonge right na one wey the whole world declare sey “Na every human being dey equal and get value and importance. Na every pesin fit think and get conscience wey dem suppose to dey take relate with people around like brothers and sisters”. This right no gree make we treat another pesin anyhow weda na man, woman, abi the pesin no dey practice our religion or e no come from our village or tribe.

You go agree sey some people like to dey wicked other people for area. You go dey hear dem talk for street sey  “meeeeehn! That guy don fuck up! I go chop im face. I go chuck im eyes”. People wey dey talk or do this no like make dem do the same to them or dem relatives oo.

Section 34 for our Constitution come talk sey:


We must to respect and value everybody. The Constitution sey –

(a) make we no tourure or do anybody anyhow for wey wey fit bring pain or make dem cry;

(b) make we no use or threat another pesin like slave our use dem do job wey e no fit human being; and

© make we no take force make person do job wey dey hard


The 3 example wey we just mention now for constitution no men sey that na only wey dem fit bring pain, cry, or rubbish another pesin value. Court don talk sey as eyes dey open (world dey develop), na so many things wey if we do go make another loose value dey emerge. Wetin fit no disrespect people 20 years ago fit do now as we dey Computer and Mobile App age.

Make we advice our friends wey dey sell market for road wey dey always touch woman body untop sey den sell market, make una take time. You don dey commit wetin law call indecent assault wey be criminal offence. If another pesin take am up, na wahala you cary yourself enter o.