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Of 2023, Political Prodigies, And Avoidable Frolics

Of 2023, Political Prodigies, And Avoidable Frolics

🕔15:11, 3.Jul 2020

To an average Nigerian, these words are tantalising to the heart and melodious in the ears, except that they sound just like an all-too-familiar broken record, that has been played over and over again.

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Falana Replies Garba Shehu

Falana Replies Garba Shehu

🕔23:24, 24.Dec 2019

I was compelled to urge Nigerians not to dismiss the campaign of the “so-called support groups, staging street demonstrations asking President Muhammadu Buhari to do a third term.”

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How Buhari Military Regime Released Detainees Based On Court Order

How Buhari Military Regime Released Detainees Based On Court Order

🕔11:28, 23.Dec 2019

No doubt, military dictators felt dissatisfied with court decisions which challenged their authority and set aside some of their actions and policies.

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Why DSS Cannot Report Justice Taiwo To NJC

Why DSS Cannot Report Justice Taiwo To NJC

🕔16:13, 29.Sep 2019

Even under the most brutal dictatorial regimes in Nigeria our courts did not hesitate to uphold the fundamental right of the victims of repression to personal liberty including those who were charged with treasonable felony.

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Killshot: Festus Keyamo’s Illegal Source Of Wealth Revealed

Killshot: Festus Keyamo’s Illegal Source Of Wealth Revealed

🕔07:40, 28.Oct 2018

Nice houses you have in Maryland in Lagos and Zone 5 in Abuja. Is it mere coincidence that you started rolling in cash after you became an EFCC prosecutor? Yes, the same EFCC you insulted many of your colleagues for representing, calling them thieves and vowing NEVER to have anything to do with them. Shortly thereafter you swallowed your vomit and became their lawyer. Was that when you “blew?” Or was It after your deal with Chief Kenny Martins? Remember him? I am sure you do, 200m and a Prado Jeep is not what one forgets easily. Kenny Martins swore to an affidavit that he gave you those and you still came back for more as an EFCC prosecutor. A case you lost.

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Falana Faults Lawmakers Defection From APC To PDP

Falana Faults Lawmakers Defection From APC To PDP

🕔06:47, 5.Aug 2018

The section 68 (1) of the 1999 constitution which talks about defections states: “A member of the senate or of the House of Representatives shall vacate his seat in the house of which he is a member if – (g) being a person whose election to the house was sponsored by a political party, he becomes a member of another political party before the expiration of the period for which that House was elected; provided that his membership of the latter political party is not as a result of a division in the political party of which he was previously a member or of a merger of two or more political parties or factions by one of which he was previously sponsored.”

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Buhari’s June 12 Pandering and Naivety of Yoruba Elite

Buhari’s June 12 Pandering and Naivety of Yoruba Elite

🕔23:52, 23.Jun 2018

Nigeria’s new “Democracy Day” and the conferral of posthumous awards to the late MKO Abiola and the late Gani Fawehinmi, commendable as they are, are classic cases of pandering.

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June 12: Buhari’s decision Has Shamed Obasanjo – Falana

June 12: Buhari’s decision Has Shamed Obasanjo – Falana

🕔07:15, 8.Jun 2018

Femi Falana, a senior advocate of Nigeria (SAN), says by declaring June 12 Democracy Day, President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration has put an end to the “hypocrisy” of ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo. In a statement, Falana said declaring June 12 as Democracy Day “validated the integrity of the fair and free election that was criminally annulled by the Ibrahim Babangida junta”.

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Benue Killings: Stop Begging Buhari And Arrest Herdsmen– Falana Tells Ortom

Benue Killings: Stop Begging Buhari And Arrest Herdsmen– Falana Tells Ortom

🕔07:28, 10.Jan 2018

Human rights activist, Femi Falana, has called on the Benue State Governor, Sam Ortom, to use his constitutional powers instead of begging the federal government to order the arrest of Fulani herdsmen killing people in the state. Falana made the

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FG’s Arrest Of Cameroonian Freedom Fighters Is Illegal–Falana

FG’s Arrest Of Cameroonian Freedom Fighters Is Illegal–Falana

🕔07:30, 8.Jan 2018

Human rights activist, Femi Falana, has urged the Federal Government to release the Cameroonian freedom fighters who are demanding for independence in the southern part of the country, Ambazonia. Recall that the freedom fighters were arrested in Nigeria by the

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