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Enough Of The Insults On A’Ibom CJ, Appeal Your Case – Groups Warn Falana

Enough Of The Insults On A’Ibom CJ, Appeal Your Case – Groups Warn Falana

A socio-cultural organisation in Akwa Ibom State, Afighh Iwaad Ekid as well as the Ibom Integrity Alliance have cautioned Femi Falana, SAN, against a suit he instituted against the Chief Judge of Akwa Ibom State, Justice Ekaette Obot. The groups ...

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History And Obi’s 2023 ‘Tsunamic Wave’

History And Obi’s 2023 ‘Tsunamic Wave’

The collective power of the people to choose governments through the procedure of elections renders sufficient plausibility to the belief that the will of the people is the ultimate arbiter of rule — Adam Przeworski, Why bother with elections? On ...

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85% Of Nigerian Children Suffer Violent Discipline In Schools – UNICEF

85% Of Nigerian Children Suffer Violent Discipline In Schools – UNICEF

United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has said over 85 per cent of Nigerian children between the ages of one and 14 experience violent discipline in schools, with nearly one in three children experiencing severe physical punishment. UNICEF chief of education, ...

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Review Salaries Of Judicial Officers – Court Orders FG

Review Salaries Of Judicial Officers – Court Orders FG

The National Industrial Court, Abuja, has on ordered the federal government to work modalities for the immediate review of the salaries and allowances of judicial officers in Nigeria. Justice Osatohanmwen Obaseki-Osaghae who issued the order held that the current salaries ...

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Content of CJNs’ ‘Mystery’ Leather Handbags Revealed

Content of CJNs’ ‘Mystery’ Leather Handbags Revealed

After the swearing-in of Justice Olukayode Ariwoola as the acting Chief Justice of Nigeria on June 27, 2022, pictures of past CJNs during their swearing-in resurfaced on social media. The pictures showed the senior Justices of the Supreme Court with ...

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Body Of Benchers Raises Peace Panel As Supreme Court Justices Fight CJN

Body Of Benchers Raises Peace Panel As Supreme Court Justices Fight CJN

Following the rift between the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Ibrahim Muhammad, and 14 Supreme Court Justices over welfare and administrative issues, the Body of Benchers has set up a seven-man committee to look into the matter. The Chairman, Body of ...

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Court restrains FG Over E-Customs Project Contract

Court restrains FG Over E-Customs Project Contract

A Federal High Court in Abuja has restrained the Federal Government from giving effect to the contract on the Customs Modernisation Project (also known as the e- Customs) allegedly signed on May 30, 2022. The court equally restrained the Nigerian ...

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British Parliamentary Debate On Terror In Nigeria

British Parliamentary Debate On Terror In Nigeria

…Building Upon False Narratives Whilst Blinded By Vested Self-Interest By Tony Nnadi Reviewing the video recording of the Debate in the British Parliament in the immediate aftermath of the June 5, 2022 Terror Attack on worshippers at a Catholic Church ...

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Regional Banks Plan For Economic Growth in the Middle East and North Africa

Regional Banks Plan For Economic Growth in the Middle East and North Africa

A dynamic private sector is key for the economies of the region to grow out of their currently high debt levels; Unlocking sustainable growth in the region’s private sector requires reforms that facilitate innovation, the adoption of digital technologies and ...

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CBN’s Rate Hike Portends Harder Times For SMEs

CBN’s Rate Hike Portends Harder Times For SMEs

AS the economy flounders, the hike in the benchmark lending rate from 11.5 per cent to 13 per cent by the Central Bank of Nigeria may not provide the much-needed succour for the productive sectors of the economy, or ease ...

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