Sign in
Download Opera News App

femi falana san

JUSTICE

Today's Headlines: Buhari Govt Loses At ECOWAS Court, "TB Joshua Fulfilled His Destiny" - Sanwo-Olu

Buhari Government Losses At ECOWAS Court The ECOWAS court located in Abuja has ruled in favour of journalist Agba Jalingo after the evidence produced by SERAP shows that he was tortured and ill-treated by security operatives in Cross River State. Mr Jalingo was in custody for 34 days without being tried in any court of law.

  10 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Buhari Govt Loses At ECOWAS Court,

MILITARY

Justice Prevails As Femi Falana Addresses Nigerian Soldiers Sentenced To Death Who Recently Regained Freedom

Femi Falana SAN in a recent video addressed about 54 Nigerian soldiers who were sentenced to death in 2014 for demanding the provision of better equipment and guns to combat Boko Haram terrorists. The case was immediately taken to a court of appeal after a military tribunal sentenced them to death.

  9 months ago ago
Justice Prevails As  Femi Falana Addresses Nigerian Soldiers Sentenced To Death Who Recently Regained Freedom

JUSTICE

Nigerian Lawyer And Human Rights Activist, Femi Falana SAN, Speaks On IPOB's ESN.

The popular Nigerian lawyer and human rights activist, Chief Femi Falana SAN, has spoken on the issue of security challenges in the country and IPOB's Eastern Security Network.During an interview with Chief Dele Momodu, Femi Falana responded to the questions asked about his views on the issue of self-defense and the institution of Eastern Security Network.

  1 year ago ago
Nigerian Lawyer And Human Rights Activist, Femi Falana SAN, Speaks On IPOB's ESN.

POLITICS

Magu opens up on alleged N4b, N28m to Osinbajo, Falana

Ibrahim Magu, the suspended acting chairman, financial and economic Crimes commission (EFCC), has unfolded on the allegations that he gave N4 billion to vice chairman Yemi Osinbajo. Magu described the declare as fake and a calculated try to tarnish Osinbajo’s tough-earned recognition The suspended EFCC boss, who became freed from detention on Wednesday, similarly denied giving the sum of N28 million to Femi Falana SAN, a human rights legal professional. Magu spoke in a petition signed by way of his legal professional,

  1 year ago ago
Magu opens up on alleged N4b, N28m to Osinbajo, Falana

ENTERTAINMENT

Meet the family members of Nigerian lawyer, Femi Falana SAN

The Falana family is a great family blessed with both parents and children of great potentials. One surprising thing about this family is that they are all making waves in both the law sector and entertainment industry. The family is blessed with three(3) children, two daughters and a son. They are Folakemi, Folarin and Foladele Falana. The surname and name of each member of the family starts with letter "F". What a combination. FEMI FALANA(SAN): He is the head of the family. He is a well known lawyer and human

  1 year ago ago
Meet the family members of Nigerian lawyer, Femi Falana SAN

POLITICS

The Petition against Chief Femi Falana, SAN is quite embarrassing

Renowned Human Rights and Constitutional Lawyer, Mr. Joe Nwokedi has expressed great disappointment and shock over the recent petition against Chief Femi Falana, SAN, by a lawyer; Mr. Joseph Nwaegbu to the International Criminal Court (ICC), for an alleged role of Mr. Femi Falana SAN, in the #EndSARS protests. Mr. Nwokedi stated that using an unknown organization; Make Nigeria Better Initiative (MNBI), as a cover to write such an ignoble letter, reminds us of the ugly trend Nigerians faced and battled during

  1 year ago ago
The Petition against Chief Femi Falana, SAN is quite embarrassing

ENTERTAINMENT

'I'm proud of my rebellious son Falz' - Femi Falana

Nigerian lawyer and human rights activist, who contested and lost the governorship election of Ekiti State in 2007 on the platform of the National Conscience Party, a party he served as National Chairman in 2011, Femi Falana SAN, has said he is pround of his rebellion son Falz. This was made know to the public through his daughter, Folake Falana, who took to her Twitter account to say: "My Dad said he is so proud of everything all of us are doing and that he is especially proud of his rebellious son @falzthebahdguy.

  1 year ago ago
'I'm proud of my rebellious son Falz' - Femi Falana

ENTERTAINMENT

End SARS: Falz begs protesters to stay at home [VIDEO]

Popular Nigerian rapper, Folarin Falana, fondly addressed as Falz or Bop daddy, has told protesters in Lagos State to stay at home.  Falz, a son of popular Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Femi Falana SAN, gave the advice following cases of thuggery and the curfew imposed by the Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Tuesday.  Sanwo-Olu had declared a 24-hour curfew in Lagos following the hijack ogun the End SARS protest by hoodlums.  Today, a police station in Orile Iganmu was set ablaze by some hoodlums

  1 year ago ago
End SARS: Falz begs protesters to stay at home [VIDEO]

MILITARY

Falana, Gani Adams Tells Buhari On Soldiers Attacking ENDSARS Protesters

Chief Ganiyu Adams, popularly known as Gani Adams, is a Nigerian social activist and politician. Gani was the leader of a faction of the Oodua Peoples Congress, a nationalist organization based in Nigeria, which supports an autonomous state for the Yoruba people.  Stated that Gani Adams, the Aare Ona Kakanfo of Yorubaland, has written President Muhammadu Buhari, warning against the use of military force against protesters across the country. In the Letter to incumbent President Buhari on Sunday, Adams said

  1 year ago ago
Falana, Gani Adams Tells Buhari On Soldiers Attacking ENDSARS Protesters

POLITICS

Ten allegations against Ibrahim Magu, he denied all of them.

Prior to the suspension and detention of the acting EFCC boss, Ibrahim Magu, we have brought close to you a comprehensive list of allegations said and filed against the said culprit. 1. Magu was accused Alleged payment of N4 billion to Prof. Yemi Osibanjo, SAN, GCON, Vice President of the federal republic or Nigeria. 2. Alleged N700 Million training fund for commissioners operatives. 3. Allege diversion of interest on recovered funds 4. The EFCC suspended leader has also been accused of seizing properties cornered

  1 year ago ago
Ten allegations against Ibrahim Magu, he denied all of them.

ENTERTAINMENT

Femi Falana: The voice of the voiceless.

Femi Falana SAN, is a Nigerian lawyer, and human Rights activist. He is the father of falz, a popular Nigerian rapper, singer. He belongs to many professional bodies including Nigerian bar association, west African bar Association, among others. He is a very prominent and outstanding lawyer, who has over the years fight for the right of citizens, provide voice for the voiceless. He is a man of Integrity and he hates injustice. He has proved his love for humanity with many of his good deeds, one of which recently

  1 year ago ago
Femi Falana: The voice of the voiceless.

POLITICS

Lekki shootings: "we hope the federal government will not be embarrassed"- Femi Falana SAN

The shooting of unarmed protesters at Lekki Toll Gate has been a mystery as no one has claimed responsibility for it. Although the Nigerian Army vehemently denied the accusations that it ordered the shootings, Femi Falana SAN believes the Nigeian Army has a case to answer. The civil rights activist was speaking to Arise TV today, the discussion was centered upon the #EndSARS protests. After paying respect to the dead; both on the part of protesters and security officers, Femi Falana (SAN), spoke on the Lekki

  1 year ago ago
Lekki shootings:

CRIME

#EndSARS: Victims Of Lekki Massacre Storms Lagos Judicial Panel

The victims of the Lekki Massacre had stormed Lagos Judicial Panel, sequel to a pictures currently trending on Social Media. According to a pictures gathered through an online reporters said, the victims whom their names could not be gathered as at the time of this report visited the venue of the Lagos Judicial Panel, from their various hospitals. Recall that, Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-olu first said, nobody was killed at the Lekki Toll Gate shooting, before he later charged his statement and said,

  1 year ago ago
#EndSARS: Victims Of Lekki Massacre Storms Lagos Judicial Panel

ENTERTAINMENT

See the Top 5 Nigerian Entertainers who are Lawyers.

1. Falz Folarin Falana Folarin Falana popularly known as Falz is songwriter and a Nigerian musician. Falz is the son of legal luminary, Femi Falana SAN, who is one of the top and prominent lawyers in Nigeria. Falz studied law at the University of Reading in the United Kingdom. 2. Ebuka Obi-Uchendu Ebuka Obi-Uchendu studied law at the University of Abuja and also got a masters degree in law from the University of Washington. He is not only a smart entertainer but also a trained lawyer.  3. Omawumi Omawumi is

  1 year ago ago
See the Top 5 Nigerian Entertainers who are Lawyers.

JUSTICE

SERAP, 176 Nigerians Drag FG To Court Over Twitter Ban

SERAP, alongside one hundred and seventy six Nigerians have charged the Federal Government of Nigeria to ECOWAS court in the wake of the country's suspension of Twitter. The suit came with the number ECW/CCJ/APP/23/21 and was filed by the solicitor to SERAP, Femi Falana SAN before the ECOWAS Court of Justice located in Abuja.

  11 months ago ago
SERAP, 176 Nigerians Drag FG To Court Over Twitter Ban

ENTERTAINMENT

Falz tattooed faces of family members on his hand

Popular Nigerian singer and rapper we all know as Falz, has revealed his new tattoo which he just got today.According to him, he said he has said it before that he will be joining the bad boys association this year.

  1 year ago ago
Falz tattooed faces of family members on his hand

POLITICS

You are Not A Saint – Fayose Challenges Falana Over N28M Fraud

Ex-Gov. Peter Ayodele Fayose who is a Nigerian politician and the former governor of Ekiti State has asked the popular human rights activist Femi Falana to stop behaving like a Saint. This is coming after the Presidential Investigation Committee on the EFCC Federal Government Recovered Assets and Finances from May 2015, to May 2020, had claimed that N28 million payment was traced to one Falana. Reacting to the statement, Femi Falana SAN who is a Nigerian lawyer and human rights activist and He once contested

  1 year ago ago
You are Not A Saint – Fayose Challenges Falana Over N28M Fraud

SOCIETY

'Why Police Can't Arrest Sunday Igboho' Femi Falana.

Human Rights lawyer Femi Falana San has barred his mind on why he thinks it is not rational for the police to round up Yoruba human rights activist Sunday Igboho for issuing a quit notice for Fulani Herdsmen to leave Oyo State. Sunday Igboho had issued a quit notice asking all Fulani Herdsmen to vacate Igangan, Ibarapa Local Government Area of Oyo State. Earlier on, Femi Falana had said Sunday Igboho lacked the constitutional rights to evict the Fulani herdsmen from the South Western States describing the actions

  1 year ago ago
'Why Police Can't Arrest Sunday Igboho' Femi Falana.

POLITICS

Magu Speaks More On Alleged N4 Billion To Osinbajo And Other Allegations

Ibrahim Magu, who is the suspended acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), has opened up on the proclamations that he gave N4 billion to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo. Magu described the assertion as being false and a planned effort to tarnish Osinbajo’s hard-earned reputation and spoil his good image. Mr. Magu, the suspended EFCC boss, who was freed from detention on Wednesday, also denied giving the sum of N28 million to Femi Falana SAN, who is a human rights lawyer. In a petition

  1 year ago ago
Magu Speaks More On Alleged N4 Billion To Osinbajo And Other Allegations

ENTERTAINMENT

Reason Why Operation Crocodile Smile VI is not for #EndSARS protesters

With the protest that has been on going for several days to end sars a lot of rumors and talks regarding the operation crocodile smile VI. So many people say the operation is a means by the Federal government to release the military as a means to stop the on going protest but the Acting Director Army Public Relations, Colonel Sagir Musa, in a statement, insisted the Nigerian Army has “nothing to do with the ongoing protest and the NA has never been involved in the ongoing protest in any form whatsoever. Whether

  1 year ago ago
Reason Why Operation Crocodile Smile VI is not for #EndSARS protesters