Falana asks NBA to probe state attorneys for ‘refusing’ to prosecute murder suspects

Falana asks NBA to probe state attorneys for ‘refusing’ to prosecute murder suspects

Femi Falana, human rights lawyer, has requested the Nigeria Bar Association (NBA) to investigate the attorneys-general in various states for their “refusal” to prosecute murder suspects. In a letter addressed to The post Falana asks NBA to probe state attorneys for ‘refusing’ to prosecute murder suspects appeared first on TheCable. ...
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Under Buhari, Nigerian govt. has resorted to authoritarian tactics – Femi Falana

Under Buhari, Nigerian govt. has resorted to authoritarian tactics – Femi Falana

Lagos lawyer, Mr Femi Falana, speaks on the controversial deportation of the leaders of Southern Cameroun, some of whom he described as naturalised Nigerians and led by Ayuk Julius Tabe, from Nigeria. The post Under Buhari, Nigerian govt. has resorted to autho...
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Falana: Shame on governors for allowing FG usurp police power

Falana: Shame on governors for allowing FG usurp police power

Femi Falana, human rights lawyer, says it is a shame on governors for allegedly allowing the federal government to usurp power of the police. In an interview with ThisDay, Falana The post Falana: Shame on governors for allowing FG usurp police power appeared f...
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Falana writes IGP, demands reports of investigations into large-scale killings

Femi Falana, human rights lawyer, has written a letter to Ibrahim Idris, inspector-general of police (IGP), requesting reports of probes into various large-scale killings. In a letter dated February 14, The post Falana writes IGP, demands reports of investigat...
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DSS lacks the power to summon IBB’s spokesman, says Falana

DSS lacks the power to summon IBB’s spokesman, says Falana

Femi Falana, human rights lawyer, says the Department of State Services (DSS) lacks the power to summon Kassim Afegbua, spokesman of former military President Ibrahim Banangida. The secret police invited Afegbua The post DSS lacks the power to summon IBB&#821...
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Falana writes Buhari: Extradition of Cameroon separatist leaders could attract UN sanction

Falana writes Buhari: Extradition of Cameroon separatist leaders could attract UN sanction

Femi Falana, human rights lawyer, says the extradition of some Cameroonian sepratist leaders could attract sanction from the United Nations. On January 26, the federal government extradited separatist leaders, who were The post Falana writes Buhari: Extraditi...
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‘Court didn’t order his removal’, ‘He should quit’ — Lawyers argue over ruling on Magu

‘Court didn’t order his removal’, ‘He should quit’ — Lawyers argue over ruling on Magu

The high court judgment regarding the confirmation of Ibrahim Magu as chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) by the senate seems to have raised more questions than The post ‘Court didn’t order his removal’, ‘He should quit’ &...
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Falana: Obasanjo had the opportunity to be great but he chose to install corruption

Femi Falana, human rights activist, has urged former President Olusegun Obasanjo to stop insulting the collective intelligence and memories of Nigerians having “instituted the culture of impunity in the country”. The post Falana: Obasanjo had the o...
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Stop insulting collective intelligence of Nigerians, Falana cautions Obasanjo

Stop insulting collective intelligence of Nigerians, Falana cautions Obasanjo

Foremost human rights activist and a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), Femi Falana, yesterday x-rayed the letter by former president Olusegun Obasanjo to President Muhammadu Buhari... ...
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Falana: A committee to end herdsmen killings? They are just deceiving Nigerians

Falana: A committee to end herdsmen killings? They are just deceiving Nigerians

Femi Falana, lawyer and rights activist, says the federal government is “chasing shadows” by setting up a committee on the herdsmen killings in the country. On Thursday, the national economic The post Falana: A committee to end herdsmen killings? They are ...
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