Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has urged Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State to “immediately withdraw his illegal appointment of Justice Obisike Orji as the acting Chief Judge of the state and restore Justice Theresa Uzokwe, who was unlawfully removed by the State House of Assembly, back to her position as Chief Judge.”
Digital Rights and Freedom Bill 2016: The Hope for Better Protection of Online Rights? By Adeniyi Duale & Ayodeji Sarumi
In the world today, digital platforms and access influence most aspects of our lives and work. From policy making and decision making that enjoys feedback from social media to business decisions made based on research conducted with the help of digital tools, to personal choices made by individuals because of information obtained from their social network, and even to the work of civil society actors that benefit from the huge reach and visibility that digital platforms provides, digital platforms have proved to be extremely useful, and the right to enjoy such freedoms that exist offline should also be available online.
A former worker of the Amuwo Odofin Local Government Area, Lagos State, Segun Adekoya, has accused some operatives of the Inspector-General of Police Intelligence Response Team of torture.
The NBA President went further to share a picture of his daughter being admitted to the New York Bar while wearing a hijab and declared that the argument over hijab in Nigeria was needless
Not less than 32 officers of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad(SARS) are currently held in detention facilities in Abuja, a source confirms to The Cable .
Yesterday, the Senate condemned in the current depravity and sheer animalism being exhibited in Libya where Africans and mostly Nigerians were auctioned as slaves, prices as merchandise and sold off like animals.
A Nigerian lawyer Nwafili Okwuosa has sued the federal government over its continued sponsorship of christian pilgrims to Jerusalem
Nwafili Mark Okwuosa Esq, a private legal practitioner based in Onitsha, Anambra State and Human Rights, Constitutional cum Political Rights crusader has again filed a suit challenging the continued membership of past Military Heads of State as members of Council of State and the continued pension cum emoluments they currently enjoy as former Heads of State.
The Federal Government has begun secret moves that will see a number of online newspapers, blogs and websites perceived to constitute “threat to national security” permanently shut down, the Nigerian Tribune reports