International council urges building code implementation
Pressed to develop buildings that are healthy and structurally safe, the International Code Council (ICC) has urged government to put in place modalities that would promote smooth implementation of building codes in the country.
Probe of rights abuses in Nigeria ends soon, says ICC
The International Criminal Court (ICC) has said its investigation of human rights violation in Nigeria would end soon. It stated that investigators would in no time submit their findings on the inquiries initiated against the country over alleged gross abuse of citizens’ rights. ICC prosecutor, Dr Fatou Bensouda, made the disclosure yesterday during a conversation…
IPOB berates ICC for inviting Buhari to The Hague conference
The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) yesterday berated the International Criminal Court (ICC) for inviting President Muhammadu Buhari to address its conference at The Hague.
Buhari arrives Netherlands ahead of ICC’s 20th anniversary
President Buhari was welcomed by Judge Chile Eboe-Osuji, President of the ICC, Vice-President of the Court, Marc Perrin de Brichambut and the Nigerian Foreign Affairs Minister, Geoffrey Onyeama.
Osinbajo stresses need for dispute resolution mechanism in Africa
The Vice-President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo (SAN), yesterday stressed the need for strong and effective dispute resolution mechanism...
ICC moves to engender cost efficiency in arbitration
The International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) Africa is set to introduce its latest efforts in enhancing time and cost efficiency in arbitration for smaller claims so as to fast track the process. The organization said this would be done while ensuring that fundamental features of the process are not compromised. That and many more would…
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.