Friday, March 22, 2019

PILIWA urges ECOWAS Court to expand jurisdictional reach

Attorneys from the Public Interest Lawyering Initiative for West Africa (PILIWA) took a step forward in the drive for protection of human rights in...

ECOWAS Court To Strengthens Measures To Improve Enforcement Of Its Decisions

The ECOWAS Community Court of Justice is collaborating with stakeholders to obey or enforce the judgment of the court by members states in the...

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...

Nigerian Parliament

INEC setting evil and dangerous precedence with inconclusive polls–Dogara

… says those who seek power to oppress like Hitler will meet their Waterloo The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has...

NBA

NBA President Usoro, SAN To Be Sworn In As Member Presidential...

President Muhammadu Buhari will on Friday, inaugurate Presidential Implementation Committee On Autonomy Of The State Legislature And State Judiciary in accordance with the 4th...