Wednesday, January 23, 2019

ECOWAS court fines Nigerian govt, Imo N100m over demolition

The ECOWAS Court has asked the Nigerian government and the Imo state government to pay N100.09 million as special damages to a family whose...

Court orders Nigeria to pay two families N170m over rights abuses

The Community Court of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) has ordered the Nigerian government to pay two families over N150million for...

ECOWAS Court orders FG to pay N50m to domestic abuse victim

The Court of Justice of the Economic Community of West African States (the ECOWAS Court) presided over by Justice Wilkins Wright has ordered the...

ECOWAS court rules Gambia violated rights of journalists

The Committee to Protect Journalists called on the Gambian government to act on a judgment passed today by the Court of Justice of the...

Again, ECOWAS Court postpones Nnamdi Kanu’s case

The Economic Community of West Africa ECOWAS Court, has again adjourned hearing into the fundamental rights suit filed by leader of the indigenous People...

Killings: FG asks ECOWAS court to reject AI’s report by Kanu

The Federal Government has urged the Community Court of Justice of the Economic Community of West African States not to accept a June 10,...

Kanu has jumped bail, his $800m suit purposeless – FG

The Federal Government has urged the Community Court of the Economic Community of West African States sitting in Abuja to dismiss a fundamental human...

Again, ECOWAS Court adjourns Nnamdi Kanu’s fundamental rights suit

The ECOWAS Court has adjourned the case involving the leader of Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu and the Federal Government. The self-acclaimed IPOB...

SERAP, pensioners drag Buhari to ECOWAS Court

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) and several pensioners’ associations have asked the ECOWAS Court of Justice in Abuja to order the federal government...

Federal Govt to pay civil war victims N50bn

The Federal Government, on Monday, agreed to pay a total of N88bn for the complete destruction of the remnants of landmines and bombs used...

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