The ECOWAS court has ordered Cape Verde to pay $200,000 as damages to a Venezuelan diplomat, Alex Saab, for illegally detaining him. Justice Januaria Costa also ordered Cape Verde to immediately release Saab, who has been in detention since June 2020 for alleged money laundering Saab was arrested on June 12, 2020, on his way […] Read Full Story
By Rasheed Sobowale Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), Femi Falana, in an interview with VanguardLive TV, has claimed that the Federal Government was buying time towards increasing the fuel price. Falana, who was responding to a question regarding the purported fuel price hike across the nation, stated that the PPRA who released a statement regarding
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By Nwafor Sunday Following the statement credited to the Petroleum Products Pricing Regulatory Agency, PPPRA, over the weekend, where it mistakenly published a template announcing N212.6 per litre, as the new price of petrol, a human right activist, Mr Femi Falan, SAN, Monday, spoke against the modus operandi of the Nigerian government. In an interview
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Legal luminary and Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Chief Femi Falana has berated the federal government over its inability to build a functional refinery to address the lingering crisis in regulating...
Legal luminary and Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Chief Femi Falana has berated the federal government over its inability to build a functional refinery to address the lingering crisis in regulating fuel prices in the country.
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Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN) Femi Falana has revealed the reason the loot recovered from Delta State Governor, James Ibori should be returned to Delta State and not the Federal...
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Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN) Femi Falana says the Federal Government earlier frustrated the trial of former Governor, James Ibori, in the United Kingdom. On Sunday, the rights advocate alleged that the Nigerian Government through its Attorney-General of the Federation, Michael Aondoakaa, challenged the investigation of Ibori in the United Kingdom in 2009. According … Continue reading Falana Reveals How FG Allegedly Frustrated Ibori’s Trial In UK Read Full Story
Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Mr Femi Falana, on Thursday, expressed his readiness to testify in the ongoing trial of the former Chairman of the defunct Pension Reform Task Team, PRTT, Mr Abdulrasheed Maina.
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Eniola Akinkuotu, Abuja A Federal High Court in Abuja has summoned the Attorney-General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami (SAN), a former Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Ibrahim Magu, and human rights lawyer, Mr. Femi Falana (SAN), over the ongoing fraud case involving Abdulrasheed Maina, a former Chairman of the defunct Pension Reform […] Read Full Story
A Senior Advocate of Nigeria, SAN, Femi Falana, Friday denied buying any property from the Economic Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC. In a statement sent to Vanguard, Falana explained the incidents surrounding the said property. Yesterday, a witness, Mr. Ngozika Ihuoma, while narrating before the Federal High Court in Abuja, how, EFCC, under its former Acting
A human rights lawyer, Femi Falana (SAN), says it is no crime for any citizen to call for President Muhammadu Buhari’s resignation. Falana’s statement is not unconnected to the arrest...
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A human rights lawyer, Femi Falana (SAN), says it is no crime for any citizen to call for President Muhammadu Buhari’s resignation. Falana’s statement is not unconnected to the arrest of Salihu Yakasai, a former special adviser on Media to Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Ganduje. State security operatives reported arrested Yakasai shortly after criticizing … Continue reading Asking Buhari To Resign Is Not An Offence, Release Tanko-Yakasai – Falana Read Full Story
Afeez Hanafi The Director General, Lagos State Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Dr Muda Yusuf, and a human rights lawyer, Mr Femi Falana (SAN), have corroborated the remarks of the Africa Development Bank’s President, Dr Akinwumi Adesina, that poverty has made Nigeria to be vulnerable to terrorism, banditry and other violent crimes. Adesina had lamented […] Read Full Story
John Alechenu, Abuja PROMINENT Nigerian civil rights activists working as members of the Constitution Drafting/Coordinating Committee of the People’s Constitutional Dialogue, initiated by the National Consultative Front, on Tuesday, said, a draft of the proposed people’s constitution would be ready by December 2021. Members of the NCFront, who are driving the process include a former […] Read Full Story
Falana serves up new music tagged “Joy,” along with its official video, directed by Mykal Cushnie.
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Human rights lawyer, Femi Falana SAN, has called on the Central Bank of Nigeria to stop freezing the bank accounts of protesters and activists in Nigeria. Falana made this known...
Human rights lawyer and a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), Femi Falana, has asked the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to stay out of politics and stick to the business of banking. Falana’s call was made in reaction to the unfreezing of bank accounts belonging to 20 #EndSARS promoters. Following the #EndSARS protest that … Continue reading #EndSARS Aftermath: CBN Must Desist From Jumping Into The Political Arena – Falana Read Full Story
…Strikes out CBN’s suit …It’s not over yet, CSOs warn FG …As CAN says freezing of the accounts uncalled for, Nigeria can’t nurture democracy by stifling freedom of expression By Ikechukwu Nnochiri & Luminous Jannamike The Federal High Court sitting in Abuja yesterday vacated an order it made on November 4, 2020, which directed banks
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Music sensation Falana has dropped a new lyric video for her song “Teletele” which reflects the ordeal of the average Nigerian and their daily hustle to survive.
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Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Femi Falana, has expressed that the nation has continued in its habit of operating under an atmosphere of impunity. Falana expressed that the appointment of new...
Human rights lawyer , Femi Falana , has warned the Nigeria Police Force not to arrest poular Yoruba rights activist , Sunday Adeyemo, well known as Sunday Igboho. “ I...