No extension of deadline for candidates’ list, INEC insists
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) said it would not extend the deadline for submission of list of candidates’ names...
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…
Top Philippine court asked to halt Duterte's ICC withdrawal
Rights advocates urged the Philippines' top court on Tuesday to halt President Rodrigo Duterte's push to quit the International Criminal Court, which has launched a preliminary probe into his deadly narcotics crackdown.
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.
Bemba 'tainted evidence' row flares into open at ICC
A bitter dispute at the world's only permanent war crimes court over Congolese politician Jean-Pierre Bemba flared back into the open Wednesday, as prosecutors alleged his surprise acquittal was based on tainted evidence.
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…
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.