Wife of Kebbi governor, Zainab Bagudu, bags NMA merit award
The Nigeria Medical Association (NMA) has bestowed a merit of honour on one of its own, the wife of the Kebbi State Governor, Dr. Zainab Shinkafi Bagudu.
Heritage Bank, CBN, ICC brainstorm on global trade operation systems
Heritage Bank Plc, Nigeria’s most innovative banking service provider, has hosted the May 2018 edition of the banking technique and practice meeting of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) Nigeria.
Saraki urges reforms of international criminal court
Senate President Bukola Saraki has called on the new President of the International Criminal Court (ICC), Justice Chile Eboe-Osuji, to among others, embark on urgent reforms in the court to reassure some African leaders who have accused the ICC of discrimination.
Philippines withdrawal from ICC will not stop inquiry into killings
The withdrawal of the Philippines from the International Criminal Court (ICC) will not impact an inquiry by prosecutors into killings related to President Rodrigo Duterte’s war against drugs, the court said in a statement on Tuesday.
Philippines tells UN it will quit International Criminal Court
The Philippines has given official notice to the United Nations that it will exit the treaty underpinning the International Criminal Court, which is looking into President Rodrigo Duterte's deadly drug war, the government said Friday.
Philippines' Duterte moves to quit International Criminal Court
President Rodrigo Duterte said Wednesday he was pulling the Philippines out of the treaty underpinning the International Criminal Court, which is examining his deadly drug war.
Saraki, Ekweremadu congratulate Eboe-Osuji on election as ICC President
Senate President Bukola Saraki on Monday congratulated Mr Chile Eboe-Osuji, a Nigerian Judge, on his election as the President of the International Criminal Court (ICC).NAN reports that this is the first time a Nigerian would be elected president of ICC.
Nigerian judge, Eboe-Osuji elected new president of ICC
The judges of the International Criminal Court (ICC), sitting in a plenary session have elected Judge Chile Eboe-Osuji of Nigeria as President of the Court for a three-year term with immediate effect. Judge Robert Fremr from Czech Republic was elected First Vice-President with Judge Marc Perrin de Brichambaut of France as Second Vice-President. ‘I am…
ICC supports Nigeria’s bid to host cricket championship
The International Cricket Council (ICC) has given Nigeria the nod to host next month’s Sub-Regional T20 qualifying tournament. The competition will hold from April 12 to April 22, 2018 at the Tafawa Balewa Cricket Oval, in Lagos. In a series of meetings, which lasted three days between the ICC representative, Mr. Kuben Pilay and members…
ICC to probe alleged crimes in Philippines, Venezuela
The prosecutor at the International Criminal Court Thursday (ICC) launched initial probes into alleged crimes against humanity during the "war on drugs" in the Philippines and political upheaval in Venezuela.