President Omar Al Bashir In South Africa; What Would South Africa Do?

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 … More President Omar Al Bashir In South Africa; What Would South Africa Do?

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 … More IS THE INTERNATIONAL CRIMINAL COURT SPECIFICALLY TARGETING AFRICA?

RECYCLE,REVOKE OR REPLACE

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 … More RECYCLE,REVOKE OR REPLACE

It’s a New Year

It’s a new year! Wow 2014 is here. So many things happened towards towards the end of the year 2013, good things I must say, including yours truly becoming a Mrs. (blushing bride), obviously these good things reduced my commitment to this blog. One of my new year resolutions (do people still make that?) is … More It’s a New Year