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Falz: I didn’t foresee the responses to ‘This is Nigeria’ video

Popular rapper, Folarin Falana, aka Falz the Bahd Guy, has said that he did not foresee the magnitude of the responses to his latest video, This is Nigeria, saying the rejoinders have really encouraged him to continue the trend.

Femi Falana condemns media parade of crime suspects

A human rights activist and lawyer, Femi Falana, on Tuesday condemned the practice of parading suspects in alleged criminal cases before the media.

Shehu Sani: It may be painful that I revealed what senators earn

The senator representing Kaduna central, Shehu Sani, says it may be painful that he revealed what senators earn.

Video: Rapper Falz fires up the internet with ‘This is Nigeria’

With nearly three million YouTube views in less than a week and an avalanche of reactions on social media, rapper Falz’s This is Nigeria has touched a nerve about the nation’s problems.

Major conviction boosts anti-corruption hopes in Nigeria

Nigerian lawyers and activists on Thursday welcomed the jailing of a former state governor for corruption, hoping it will set a precedent for a string of other high-profile suspects.

Don’t expect President Buhari to police your states – Femi Falana tells governors

Human rights lawyer and senior advocate of Nigeria, Mr. Femi Falana, on Wednesday told governors of the 36 states of the federation not to expect President Muhammadu Buhari to help them maintain law and order in their states.

Asiwaju Tinubu invites Femi Falana, Kunle Ajibade to APC

National Leader of the APC, Chief Bola Tinubu, has called on Mr Femi Falana (SAN) and veteran journalist, Mr Kunle Ajibade, to join hands with the party to move Nigeria forward.

Court voids Rep Abdulmumin Jibrin’s suspension, orders House of Representatives to pay him accrued...

The Federal High Court in Abuja on on Thursday voided the 180-legislative-day suspension imposed by the House of Representatives on a former Chairman of the House Committee on Appropriation, Abdulmumin Jibrin,‎ on September 28, 2016.

Femi Falana: What I want from federal government at 60

Legal luminary and human rights activist, Mr. Femi Falana (SAN), on Thursday, thanked President Muhammadu Buhari for his birthday wishes and prayers as he turned 60 on May 20.

President Buhari congratulates Femi Falana at 60

President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday congratulated human rights activist, Mr Femi Falana (SAN), on his 60th birthday.

Femi Falana: AGF, anti-corruption agencies rivalry hinders corruption war

Human rights lawyer and Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Femi Falana, has identified rivalry between the office of the Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) and anti-graft agencies as one of the hindrances to the current war against corruption in Nigeria.

Video: Senate has no right to summon IGP Ibrahim Idris – Femi Falana

Mr. Femi Falana, Lawyer and a human rights activist, has again reiterated the limitations of the powers of the senate using the non-compliance of the Inspector general of Police, Ibrahim Idris, to honor senates summon as a case study.

Femi Falana urges ASUU to access N463 billion TETFUND

Human rights activist, Femi Falana, has urged the Academic Staff Union of Universities to ensure the collection of N463 billion education intervention fund in the custody of the Central Bank of Nigeria.

Femi Falana slams police over Senator Melaye’s arraignment

Human rights lawyer, Mr. Femi Falana (SAN), has lambasted the Nigeria Police for arraigning Kogi-West lawmaker, Senator Dino Melaye in court on a stretcher.

Another comedy of shame

Legislative rascality has a long, chequered history. Perhaps one of the most dramatic in the Senate in the last 18 years happened on the watch of Chuba Okadigbo, when former President Olusegun Obasanjo tried by means fair and foul to remove Okadigbo as president of the Senate.

Court nullifies National Assembly’s elections re-ordering bill

The Federal High Court in Abuja on Wednesday nullified the National Assembly’s Electoral Act (Amendment) Bill, 2018 which sought to provide the order in which the Independent National Electoral Commission must conduct the 2019 general elections.

Femi Falana asks National Assembly to probe President Buhari over unauthorised ECA withdrawal

Foremost human right lawyer, Femi Falana, has called on the National Assembly to probe the unauthorised withdrawal made by President Muhammadu Buhari from the Excess Crude Account (ECA).

Femi Falana: Constituents can challenge their lawmaker’s suspension in court

Lagos human rights lawyer Femi Falana say constituents can challenge the suspension of their lawmaker either in the national assembly or in any of the state house of assembly.

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