Groups petition ICC, UN over #EndSARS killings
Activists, at the weekend, has petitioned the International Criminal Court (ICC) and the United Nations (UN) High Commissioner for Human Rights seeking an international inquiry into the killing
Sudan welcomes rebels back to Khartoum after peace deal
Sudan's Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok welcomed rebel leaders to the capital Khartoum on Sunday, as crowds celebrated what they hoped was the end of war following a landmark peace deal. "We have been looking forward to this day," Hamdok said as he greeted the leaders, according to a broadcast by the official news agency SUNA. "Today…
Nigerian nominee, Bello ranks low amongst contenders for ICC job
The Chief Judge of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) nominated by President Muhammadu Buhari for the position of judge at the International Criminal Court (ICC)
IHRC approves FCT Chief Judge’s nomination to represent Nigeria in ICC
The International Human Right Commission (IHRC) has endorsed Justice Ishaq Bello, Chief Judge of the Federal Capital Territory to represent Nigeria in the International Criminal Court (ICC).
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.
Accounting body, ICC join forces to save SMEs
Due to the impact of COVID-19, and challenges many Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) are currently facing, the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants
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....