rule of law
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Civil Liberties Organisation (CLO) has called on the Federal Government to allow investors in the establishment of private refineries and allow foreign experts to repair or maintain the existing refineries. The group also asked President Bola Ahmed Tinubu administration to critically consider improving the economy, effective rule of law and true democracy. The group made…
A Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), Oladipo Olasope, a lecturer at the Faculty of Law, Lead City University, Ibadan, Dr. Aderonke Adegbite and a Law scholar, Prof. Olu Ojedokun, have urged the new Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Lateef Fagbemi to observe the rule of law in carrying out his responsibilities…
The rule of law is a principle or system where a society or nation is governed by a set of legislation instead of by an individual making the whole decision. Rule of law makes it impossible for one person to have the unrestrained exercise of power over a society or nation.
Evidence abounds globally that the rule of law is a critical factor in empowering individuals, improving human flourishing, preserving peace, respecting individual human rights, and achieving greater economic prosperity.
For Nigeria to achieve national transformation, religious and political experts, have called for transformational leadership, inclusive administration, good governance, prudent financial management, legal system devoid of corruption, nepotism and impunity.
Not relenting, about 130 frontline anti-corruption Civil Society Organisations (CSOs), yesterday, resumed their call for the sack of the Chairman, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Abdulrasheed Bawa, over alleged politicisation of the Commission, disobedience of court orders and infringement on citizens’ rights, among others.
A retired Professor of Journalism, Idowu Sobowale, has charged political leaders on sustainability of democracy and adherence to rule of law.
19 Oct 2022
The governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Lagos State, Dr. Abdul-Azeez Olajide Adediran (Jandor), kicks off his campaign today at Alimosho Local Government Area of the state.
25 Aug 2022
A group, International Society for Civil Liberties and Rule of Law (Intersociety) has blamed inaction of security forces, partisanship and unwillingness on the part of security agencies
5 Jul 2022
Delta State Governor and vice-presidential candidate of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Ifeanyi Okowa, yesterday, declared there would be no effective rule of law in Nigeria
22 May 2022
It is yet another time to ask if this transition programme, which began this weekend with primaries of the ruling party won’t stop the march of democracy the iconic Fela Anikulapo Kuti
27 Feb 2022
Primate, Church of Nigeria (Anglican Communion), Most Rev’d Dr. Henry Ndukuba has called on the Federal Government to do something decisively to stop the killings of Christians in the country. He also urged security agencies to address the issue squarely.