The purpose of this paper therefore is to identify and examine major issue-areas in law, prominent among which are the Plea-Bargain and S308 Immunity Clause, and how they impact the process of effectively combating corruption in Nigeria.
The paper uses documentary sources and analytical method to examine the issues involved.
The identified issue-areas are inhibitors rather than facilitators.
The implication is that the government needs to change the existing laws to strengthen the fight against corruption.
This is to ensure that the war against corruption is strengthened and effective.
To ensure that offenders face the full weight of the law for their action.
This paper is the author's original work and all references are appropriately acknowledged.
Albert, A.T. (2016), "Combating corruption in Nigeria and the constitutional issues arising: Are they facilitators or inhibitors?", Journal of Financial Crime, Vol. 23 No. 4, pp. 700-724. https://doi.org/10.1108/JFC-07-2015-0034
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