Falana threatens AGF as Nigeria refuses to recover $62bn from oil firms Human rights lawyer, Mr. Femi Falana (SAN), has written a letter to the Attorney-General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami (SAN), threatening to sue the AGF if he fails to recover $62bn from international oil companies as ordered by the Supreme Court.
Nigerian rappers are notably venturing into acting and have shown how good they are after being given roles in Nollywood movies. This article brings to you popular Nigerian rappers who have starred in Nollywood movies, playing major characters in it. Falz Femi Falana, well-known as Falz, is a Nigerian hip-hop rapper who is known for his multi-talent.
Over time, I have kept hearing many people complain that Buhari should declare bandits terrorists. Many have taken the complaint to the extent of claiming that Buhari intentionally does not want to declare bandits as terrorists because of some of their unjustified reasons. The most discouraging part is that even some of our elites/leaders are joining the masses to make the same claim, the leaders that suppose to understand what is workable in a Government.
The Nigerian government has intensified efforts to ensure that suspected sponsors of terrorism and other violent crimes are apprehended and prosecuted. The recent arrest of over 400 sponsors of terrorism is a significant milestone in the fight against insurgency in the northeastern region of the country. According to a statement released by the federal ministry of justice, the ministry will soon present the arrested sponsors of terrorism after due investigations have been completed.
Many famous people were born in the month of October, the majority of whom are politicians, celebrities, and top businessmen and women. I'll mention six Nigerian celebrities who were born in the month of October in this article. 1. Falz: Falz Folarin Falana, better known by his stage name Falz, is a Nigerian musician, actor, rapper, and lawyer.
Falana Asks Buhari Not To Disrupt #EndSARS, But Can The Law Alone Guarantee The Safety Of Protesters
Image credit: punchng.com As reported by the Punch News, the Senior Advocate Of Nigeria (SAN) and Human rights lawyer, Mr Femi Falana, has called on the President, Muhammadu Buhari, to abide by his oath of office by calling on the police not to disrupt upcoming #EndSARS protests.
The federal government is proposing a possible imposition of a state of emergency in Anambra state. Although no formal declaration has been made yet, there are people who think this is a great move and an effective tactical solution to tackle the unending menace of unknown gunmen in the state.
Femi Falana, a Nigerian human rights lawyer and Senior Advocate of the Supreme Court, has expressed amazement that the country's president, Major General Muhammadu Buhari, could praise Britain for uniting Nigeria during his Independence Day address. According to the source, Femi Falana was taken aback by the manner in which President Buhari thanked Britain during his speech on Independence Day, because Nigeria is still suffering from underdevelopment as a result of the country's failure to demolish structures built by British colonialists.
Femi Falana, a human rights activist and lawyer, has questioned why President Muhammadu Buhari hailed the British for bringing the Nigerian people together, claiming that the colonial authority used divide-and-rule tactics. "For the bulk of our people, 1960 represented a fresh start, but sadly, the nationalist parties who took over power from the British colonial regime did not decolonize the country," he stated.
Sheikh Ibraheem El-Zakzaky, the head of the Islamic Movement, has brought a case demanding $2 billion in basic and exemplary damages against the Department of State Services (DSS), the Attorney-General of the Federation, and the Minister of Justice. El-Zakzaky filed a lawsuit against the AGF and the DSS for refusing to deliver his international passports.
Mr. Femi Falana (SAN), a human rights lawyer has called the attention of the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd. ), to keep his vow of office, and gave reasons why Buhari should stop the police from stopping the impending #EndSARS protests on October 20th.
Femi Falana, Human rights lawyer says the police have no constitutional authority to authorize or restrict public assemblies, rallies, or protests as the authority is conferred in governors. Photo credit : Facebook The rights lawyer said it was unlawful and unconstitutional for the police to curb citizens from protesting.
Femi Falana, a human rights activist and Senior Advocate of Nigeria, SAN, has expressed surprise over the hailing of Britain for Nigeria's unification by President Muhammadu Buhari in his Independence Day broadcast.Buhari, in his nationwide broadcast, had said that: ''For October 1, 1960, to happen, all hands were on deck.
Picture Credit : Channels Tv. The human rights lawyer and Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Mr Femi Falana had said that the police lacks the power under the law to ban public protests in Nigeria. He made this known on Thursday in a statement obtained by Channels Television.
Today's Headlines: It's Suicidal For FG To Support Herders- Falana; South South Govs To Join VAT Suit.
It's Suicidal For FG To Support Herders - Falana. Human rights lawyer, Femi Falana (SAN), has described as unconstitutional and a political suicide moves by the Federal Government to support herders who are planning to challenge the anti-open grazing law in court. Photo Credit: Sahara Reporters
Today's Headlines:Don't Let Police Disrupt EndSARS Protest-Falana; Buhari Renews Dikio's Appointment
Don't Let Police Disrupt EndSARS Protest- Falana. Human rights lawyer, Mr. Femi Falana (SAN), has called on the President, Muhammadu Buhari to abide by his oath of office by calling on the police not to disrupt upcoming EndSARS protests. Photo Credit: Punch Newspapers
Femi Falana, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN) has encouraged youths to get involved more in politics to achieve a new Nigeria. He made this known during the 2021 Felabration Symposium in Ikeja, Lagos. Felabration which is an annual music festival that was started in 1998, by Yemi Kuti, in memory and celebration of her father, Fela Anikulapo Kuti, a Nigerian musician and human rights activist known for pioneering the Afrobeat genre of music.
Femi Falana, human rights activist and Senior Advocate of Nigeria, SAN, has cautioned the media and Nigerians to stop referring to terrorists as mere bandits. Falana made this disclosure on Sunday while reacting to calls by Nigerians for the Federal Government to declare bandits as terrorists.
Femi Falana, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), has called on Nigerian youths to engage more in politics to have a better country in the future. Falana said this on Monday, during the 2021 Felabration Symposium, held at Ikeja, Lagos. The theme for this year’s Felabration celebration is “Viva Nigeria”, which talked about the significance of staying together as a nation.
Amidst Nigerians preparation for another peaceful protest which is expected to hold on Wednesday, 20th of October 2021. According to recent reports, Femi Falana (SAN), a Lawyer and Human right activist has sent a letter to the Inspector General Of Police, Usman Baba.