Joseph Nwaegbu, Pathfind Attorneys and MNBI had earlier in the week dragged Falana to the ICC for allegedly backing genocide in Kaduna State.
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This was contained in a reply signed by the Head of Information and Evidence Unit of the ICC, Mark P. Dillon
The renowned lawyer vowed to sue the NUJ according to a petition dated November 3, 2020 addressed to the National President of the NUJ, Chief Chris Isiguzo, if the council poll, slated for November 5, 2020, i
Falana said this in an interview with Arise TV on Monday.
Falana, who made this submission in his contribution to a discussion on a WhatsApp group, said even if Nigeria returns to regional government as being canvassed and there is still no economic restructuring, there can never be development.
Falana said this in his contribution to a debate on a WhatsApp platform on Sunday.
Falana is asking the Commission to exercise its mandates and authority under the African Charter on Human and Peoples’ Rights and pursuant to the commission’s order 100(1) of the commission’s Rules of Procedure, 2020.
More tragic was Abati’s inglorious, uncalled for, cut and join attempt to portray the Minister of Transportation, Rt. Hon. Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi, as the shady villain that has plunged Nigeria into his imaginary intractable apocalyptic debt mess with China.
Falana, the Chairperson of the Women Empowerment and Legal Aid, alleged in the petition dated August 11 that the 16-year-old hawker was raped by a commercial motorcyclist in Ado Ekiti.
Jaja, who has had his lawyer, Femi Falana (SAN), write Asein on the issues in contention, replied to the allegations via a terse brief to The Eagle Online, saying he needed the permission of his superior, the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami
Oladele made his views known in an interview with The Eagle Online on Friday
Magu said this in a letter by his lawyer, Wahab Shittu, to the panel headed by retired Justice Isa Salami
Falana disowned the group in a statement on Tuesday.
The Federal and State Governments must increase their testing capacity in order to have a full picture of the country’s COVID-19 pandemic, the coalition of labour and civil society groups working on the impact of COVID-19 across Nigeria said on Sunday.
The Alliance of Labour and over 70 civil society groups led by Lagos laywer, Femi Falana, has called for a people-driven management process for the billions of funds and materials received by the Federal and State Governments in the fight against COVID-19.
He said the erroneous assertion of Falana on the process of disbursement and use of recovered stolen funds based on the provisions of the Revenue Mobilisation, Allocation and Fiscal Commission Act and Section 153 (1) (n) of the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria 1999, as amended, depicts a rash analysis devoid of clear legal foundations.
Media practitioners and civil society groups on Saturday called for a robust and free press as well as protection for journalists as enshrined in the constitution.
The Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, said the U-turn made by legal icon, Femi Falana, justified Federal Government’s stance that the establishment of the operation of “Amotekun” was illegal.
Human rights lawyer, Femi Falana (SAN), has said the private use of the presidential jet by members of President Muhammadu Buhari’s immediate family is not in accordance with the law.
The Presidency was referring to the continuous position of Falana that President Muhammadu Buhari has a third term agenda