ICC halts release of Ivory Coast's Gbagbo
The International Criminal Court on Wednesday dashed Ivory Coast ex-president Laurent Gbagbo's hopes of a swift release following his acquittal on charges of crimes against humanity.
Sudan police fire tear gas at protesters in capital
Sudanese police Tuesday fired tear gas at crowds of demonstrators chanting "Peace, justice, freedom" in the capital, a day after President Omar al-Bashir insisted protests will not lead to a change in government. Deadly protests have rocked Sudan since December 19 when angry people took to the streets in towns and villages against a government…
Chamber seeks membership interest from organisations
The Chairman and Regional Coordinator, sub- Sahara Africa, International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) Nigeria, Babatunde Savage, has urged companies and organisations to join the forum as he argued that ICCN..
NIMASA challenges piracy reports on Nigerian waters
The Director-General, Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Dakuku Peterside, has called on the International Maritime Bureau...
'Fake reality' at Ivory Coast ex-leader's ICC trial
Former Ivory Coast president Laurent Gbagbo must be freed by the International Criminal Court because his trial for crimes against humanity has descended into "fake reality", his lawyers said Monday.
Oba of Benin, Dokpesi, other ICC old boys hold convention
The Oba of Benin, Ewuare II, Chairman of DAAR Communications, Raymond Dokpesi and members of Immaculate Conception College, Benin City, Old Boys Association (ICCOBA) are meeting today for its 2018 annual convention.
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…