On Sunday January 31, 2016, ThisDay Newspaper broke the news of a new proposed anti-money laundering Bill emanating from the president of Nigeria. The article launched into an elaborate examination of the proposed Anti-Money Laundering (Prevention and Prohibition) Bill 2016 sent to the National Assembly last week by President Muhammadu Buhari as part of […]Read more "New Anti-Money Laundering Bill; A Strange Move"
On March 4, 2009, the Pre-Trial Chamber of the ICC issued an arrest warrant for President Omar Hassan Ahmad Al Bashir. The Pre-Trial Chamber held that it was satisfied that there were reasonable grounds to believe that he is criminally liable under Article 25(3) (a) as a direct perpetrator or as an indirect co-perpetrator for […]Read more "President Omar Al Bashir In South Africa; What Would South Africa Do?"
Terrorism has become a phenomenon in Africa. How can the government combat the scourge of Terrorism?Read more "T IS FOR TERROR: THE BATTLE FOR THE SOUL OF AFRICA"
IS THE INTERNATIONAL CRIMINAL COURT SPECIFICALLY TARGETING AFRICA?.Read more "IS THE INTERNATIONAL CRIMINAL COURT SPECIFICALLY TARGETING AFRICA?"
Photo Credit-https://justiceinconflict.files.wordpress.com/2012/05/yes-to-icc.jpg Discussions about the ICC happen all too frequently among young Africans. Many people are of the opinion that the ICC has not been very effective in handling international crimes, this assertion is made going by its record of convictions of the Court in the past (12) years of its existence. Others also believe […]Read more "IS THE INTERNATIONAL CRIMINAL COURT SPECIFICALLY TARGETING AFRICA?"
I have been away for too long. I realize that sometimes we neglect our passion to pursue the aim of making a better life for ourselves. No excuses but I guess that I am guilty. I am back, wiser and better and I have my husband to thank for always making it very uncomfortable for […]Read more "THE LADY LAWYER IS BACK"
It is an established principle that every government derives its authority from the Constitution, this is made clear in Section 14(2)(a) of the CFRN 1999. A Constitution should normally be a representation of the agreement between the citizenry and the government on how the State should be run and the people governed. Nigeria comprises about 160 […]Read more "RECYCLE,REVOKE OR REPLACE"