With respect, I do not agree with you. Political activists are fighting on many fronts. But unlike what obtained under military dictatorship when the jurisdiction of the courts was ousted in respect of anything done or purported to have been done by military dictators
Counsel to the leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), Sheikh Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, and his wife, Zeenat, led by Femi Falana (SAN) have urged the Kaduna State Government to release them for immediate medical treatment following deteriorating health condition in custody.
Intellectuals, scholars and academics from within Nigeria, Africa and as wide as from North America and Europe, including two past governors, Dr. Olusegun Mimiko (Ondo State) and Rauf Aregbesola (Osun State), yesterday gathered to wish Odia Ofeimun, a writer, a happy 70th birthday.
The Federal High Court, Lagos has granted a stay of execution on the judgment delivered by Justice Rilwanu Aikawa nullifying the collection, remittance and hike of the Combined Expatriate and Residence Permit Aliens Card (CERPAC) fees from $1000 to $2000 in 2018.
A human rights activist, Mr. Femi Falana, has urged governors in the country to make some demands from the exclusive list in the Nigeria Constitution, assuring them of pro bono service in court if the Federal Government refuses to grant their claims.
Wife of Lagos human rights lawyer Femi Falana (SAN), Mrs. Funmilayo Falana, has attributed the increasing rate of rape and gender-based violence in the country to low report of the cases by the victims and slow process of the wheel of justice.