HURIWA flays abduction, forced conversion of girls in Kaduna, others
Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has condemned the Kaduna, Katsina and Kano state governments for failing to stop the abduction of Christian girls and their forced conversion to Islam by some unscrupulous persons aided by some lawless security forces.
Trump authorizes sanctions against ICC officials who prosecute US troops
President Donald Trump on Thursday ordered sanctions against any official at the International Criminal Court who prosecutes US troops as the tribunal looks at alleged war crimes in Afghanistan.
Sudan court upholds corruption conviction of ousted leader Bashir
Sudan's ousted president Omar al-Bashir on Wednesday lost an appeal against a sentence of two years in detention for corruption, his lawyer said.
ICC shuts down World Cup cricket qualifiers till July
Cricket's governing body postponed a swathe of qualifiers for next year's Twenty20 World Cup and the 2023 50-over World Cup on Thursday as the coronavirus pandemic continues to wreak havoc on international sport.
Herdsmen attacks: HURIWA threatens to drag Buhari, Osinbajo, others to ICC
The Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has said it would drag President Muhammadu Buhari; Vice President Yemi Osinbajo; the Senate President, Ahmad Lawan and the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Muhammad Tanko....
Arbitral award in Shell, Global Gas conflict set aside
A Lagos High Court has set aside the arbitral tribunal award, which dismissed Global Gas and Refining Limited’s claim for a breach of contract for the supply of gas by the Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria (SPDC).
Darfuris rejoice as Sudan agrees to hand Bashir to ICC
In the sprawling Camp Kalma, refugees displaced by the Darfur conflict are overjoyed at the decision by Sudan's new authorities to finally deliver president Omar al-Bashir to the International Criminal Court.
Group dares Uzodinma, protests against Ihedioha’s removal in Owerri
The Imo Concerned Citizens (ICC), yesterday protest against Supreme Court’s removal of Emeka Ihedioha as governor through a judgment of January 14, 2020.Consequently, efforts by a group of youths loyal Governor Hope Uzodinma, to truncate the protest failed following the timely intervention of security officers.
Don’t use court to justify detention, injustice against El-Zakzaky, Shiites tell El-Rufai
Members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), otherwise known as Shiites, have asked President Muhammadu Buhari and Kaduna State Governor Nasir El-Rufai to take responsibility for the plight of their leader
Sudan opens Darfur crimes probe against Bashir regime figures
Sudan has opened an investigation into crimes committed in the Darfur region by members of the regime of ousted former president Omar al-Bashir