• Activist and Rights lawyer Fred Agbaje is dead

    Activist and Rights lawyer Fred Agbaje is dead

    A human rights lawyer and civil rights activist, Fred Agabje has died in London after battling with an undisclosed ailment for several months.

    Sources within the legal profession said the late Agbaje had not been seen in public for some months before his eventual death.

    Agbaje was shortlisted several times for the SAN rank but never bagged the prestigious rank.

    Meanwhile, no official statement has been issued yet in respect of the deceased lawyer.

    However, reacting to the death of the rights activist, Barrister […]

  • Any Niger Delta meeting without Tompolo will fail – activist

    Any Niger Delta meeting without Tompolo will fail – activist

    A Niger Delta activist, Comrade Paul Bebenimibo, has said that any meeting of Niger Delta leaders with President Muhammadu Buhari without the former militant leader, Government Ekpemupolo (popularly known as Tompolo), will fail to achieve the desired results.

    Comrade Bebenimibo said those parading themselves as Niger Delta leaders are not in touch with the people or are abreast with the issues of the region.

    Bebenimibo in a press statement issued in Benin City urged the Federal Government to make effort to identify […]

  • APC, activist condemn arrest, detention of Sylva’s ex-aide

    APC, activist condemn arrest, detention of Sylva’s ex-aide

    The leadership of the Bayelsa State chapter of the All Progressive Congress (APC) and an activist, Doifie Buokoribo, have condemned the arrest and subsequent detention of a loyalist to former governor Timipre Sylva, Barr. Jonah Okah.

    While the APC described the arrest as a proof of the level of intimidation meted on the opposition in the state, Buokoribo, expressed serious concern over the disdain at which the state government is displaying impunity.

    The APC, in a statement issued yesterday via email and […]

  • Certificate saga: Buhari lacks educational requirement to be Nigeria President – Activist

    Certificate saga: Buhari lacks educational requirement to be Nigeria President – Activist

    A human rights activist and Executive Chairman, Centre for Human Rights and social Justice (CHRSJ), Comrade Adeniyi, Alimi Sulaiman has declared that President Muhammadu Buhari lacked educational requirement of Senior school Certificate(SSCE) to become the President of this country, saying that this error has shown clearly in his style of governance of this nation in the last one year, for not being able to proffer a single solution to the one of the problems facing the country but aggravate it.

    The […]

  • Dr Joe Odumakin visits family of Ronke Shonde … See photo

    Dr Joe Odumakin visits family of Ronke Shonde … See photo

    Dr Joe Odumakin visited the family of Ronke Shonde, who was murdered by her husband, Lekan Shonde. She said the family want him to please come out as they have already forgiven him.

    Dr Joe Odumakin visited the family of Ronke Shonde, who was murdered by her husband, Lekan Shonde. She said the family want him to please come out as they have already forgiven