Home Topics Leigh Day

Leigh Day

Court rules Nigerians cannot pursue Shell spill claim in England

Court of Appeal in London ruled on Wednesday that two Nigerian communities could not pursue Royal Dutch Shell in English courts over oil spills in the Niger Delta region.

Sierra Leone villagers recount abuse in UK mining firm case

A British court heard testimony of the alleged complicity of a British mining company in police brutality including rape on Tuesday, in an unusual hearing held in Sierra Leone.

Uber argues its drivers are self-employed at UK tribunal on worker rights

Uber went to a British employment appeal tribunal on Wednesday to argue its drivers are self-employed, not workers entitled to a range of extra benefits, less than a week after the firm was told it would lose its London license.

Recent Stories

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence speaks Saturday at the APEC CEO Summit at the Pacific Explorer cruise ship docked in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea

Mike Pence vows US will hold Jamal Khashoggi murderers to account

Vice-president Mike Pence vowed Saturday the US would hold the murderers of Jamal Khashoggi to account, following media reports that the CIA had concluded the Saudi Crown Prince was behind the journalist’s killing.
Unity Party of Nigeria (UPN)

UPN quits Ogun guber race, declares for SDP’s Rotimi Paseda

The Unity Party of Nigeria (UPN) in Ogun State on Saturday withdrew from next year’s governorship election and declared its support for Social Democratic Party (SDP) candidate, Otunba Rotimi Paseda ahead of the election.
Ahmed Musa leads Super Eagles to 2019 AFCON

Super Eagles qualify for 2019 AFCON after holding Bafana Bafana in Johannesburg

The Super Eagles today qualified for next year’s AFCON after they were forced to a 1-1 draw by hosts South Africa in Johannesburg.
INEC Election Nigeria

Voters turn out enmasse in Bauchi bye-election

There is an appreciable voters’ turnout in Saturday’s House of Representatives bye-election holding in Toro federal constituency of Bauchi state.
Minister of Information and Culture, Mr Lai Mohammed casting his vote in ward PU 006 Oro in the Kwara State Bye-Election on Saturday, November 17, 2018.

Lai Mohammed: Kwara bye-election peaceful

The Minister of Information, Mr. Lai Mohammed, has described the conduct of the by-election in Kwara State as peaceful.