A human rights lawyer, Mr. Femi Falana (SAN), has said that Nigerian victims of slavery have no court to sue Libya for the violation of their rights.
THE Bankers Committee, yesterday concluded its annual retreat on the economy, with a decision to create 100,000 jobs by the first quarter of 2018.
A human rights lawyer and Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), Mr. Femi Falana, has stated that the Nigerian victims of slavery cannot sue Libya, stressing that the shameful slave trade which Nigeria is battling with is part of the fallout from the removal and brutal killing of President Muammar Gaddafi by armed gangs supported by the allied forces of imperialism led by the United States under President Barrack Obama.
Senator Ali Ndume was suspended by the upper legislative chamber of the National Assembly in March, following the adoption of a report submitted by the Senate committee on Ethics, Privileges and Public Petitions.
Peoples Democratic Party members at the National Assembly have hit back at President Muhammadu Buhari over his comment that looters would not return to power in 2019.
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), yesterday, described the All Progressives Congress (APC) as an “organisation of deceitful characters.”
The controversy trailing a comment credited to a former deputy national chairman (South) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and one of the aspirants, who withdrew from the race citing insult to the Yoruba race by the Rivers State governor, Nyesom Wike, Chief Olabode George, appeared to have been put to rest on Saturday, as the governor denied ever insulting the Yoruba.
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has disclosed that an estimated N118 billion ($384.98 million at N306.4/ Dollar) has been spent by the Federal Government on debt services/payments between January and September 2017.
Former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar’s presidential ambition was hanging in the balance at the weekend, with the governors taking control of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).
Barely 48 hours after Buruji Kashamu was suspended for one month by his party, PDP, the Labour Party, LP, said it is ready to accommodate the controversial politician into its fold.