• Lawyer challenges ban of sales of petrol in jerry cans, gallons

    Lawyer challenges ban of sales of petrol in jerry cans, gallons

    A lawyer and human rights activist, Chief Malcom Omirhobo, on Thursday filed a suit at a Federal High Court in Lagos, challenging the ban of the sales of petrol in jerry cans.

    The applicant is suing for himself and on behalf of other Nigerians.

    The Attorney-General of the Federation, the Minister of State for Petroleum, the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and the Inspector General (IG) of Police were joined as respondents in the suit.

    The new suit numbered: FHC/L/CS/1024/2016 is brought pursuant […]