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CORI Thematic Report, Nigeria: Gender and Age

December 2012 | Publisher: Country of Origin Research and Information (CORI) | Document type: Thematic Reports

Nigeria: Ritual whereby a widow drinks the water used to clean her husband's corpse; consequences for a widow's refusal to drink the water; whether a widow's refusal is interpreted by others as responsibility for her husband's death (2002-2004)

12 January 2005 | Publisher: Canada: Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada | Document type: Query Responses

Nigeria: The existence of widower rituals, the purpose of which is to prove the innocence of a husband in his spouse's death

25 July 2003 | Publisher: Canada: Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada | Document type: Query Responses

Nigeria: The ritual whereby a widow drinks the water used to clean her husband's corpse; consequences for a widow's refusal to drink the water; whether a widow's refusal is interpreted by others as responsibility for her husband's death

10 July 2001 | Publisher: Canada: Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada | Document type: Query Responses

Nigeria: Follow-up to NGA34989.E of 23 August 2000 on whether a male relative of a deceased man can refuse to participate in a leveriate marriage with the deceased's widow

16 October 2000 | Publisher: Canada: Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada | Document type: Query Responses

Nigeria: Follow-up to NGA35236.E of 28 August 2000 regarding the inheritor of the property of a widow with no children upon her death

29 September 2000 | Publisher: Canada: Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada | Document type: Query Responses

Nigeria: State protection available to an Edo widow who is expected to marry her brother-in-law

18 May 2000 | Publisher: Canada: Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada | Document type: Query Responses

Nigeria: Follow-up to NGA33619.E of 27 January 2000 on state protection available to a Christian Yoruba widow of a Muslim man who is now expected to marry her brother-in-law

8 February 2000 | Publisher: Canada: Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada | Document type: Query Responses

Nigeria: Protection available to a Christian widow of a Muslim man when the family of her late husband wants her to marry her brother-in-law and to undergo female circumcision; the feasibility of the woman moving to another state of Nigeria and resettling there

10 September 1999 | Publisher: Canada: Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada | Document type: Query Responses

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