• Political differences affecting Nigeria’s progress, says Keyamo

    Political differences affecting Nigeria’s progress, says Keyamo

    A Human Rights Activist and a Lawyer, Mr Festus Keyamo, on Wednesday said political differences was one of the major problems in the country.

    Keyamo said at a seminar in Lagos that people used political differences as a platform to express their long term grievances.

    The seminar organised by the Civil Liberties Organisation (CLO), Lagos State branch, was titled: “Rising Insecurity, Child Molestation and Human Rights Violation in Lagos State: An Emergency’’.

    He mentioned historical differences between the people, adding that this had […]

  • Keyamo has mouth diarrhoea for saying Ogah be sworn in as Abia Governor – Ohaneze youths

    Keyamo has mouth diarrhoea for saying Ogah be sworn in as Abia Governor – Ohaneze youths

    The Ohanaeze Ndigbo Youth Council, OYC, has flayed Senior lawyer, Festus Keyamo, over calls that Dr Uche Ogah be sworn in as the Governor of Abia State.

    Recall that Justice Okon Abang of an Abuja Federal High Court had on June 27 invalidated the election of embattled governor of Abia State, Okezie Ipeazu over allaged tax evasion.

    Consequently, the judge had ordered the Independent Electorial Commission, INEC, to issue Ogah who came second during the 2014 Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, governorship primaries […]

  • Ikpeazu’s continued stay in office as governor illegal, says Keyamo

    Ikpeazu’s continued stay in office as governor illegal, says Keyamo

    Human rights lawyer, Festus Keyamo, on Wednesday said the continued stay in office by Dr. Okezie Victor Ikpeazu as Governor of Abia State is illegal.

    He said the judgment of the Federal High Court sitting in Abuja which nullified the nomination of Ikpeazu as the candidate of the People’s Democratic Party for the 2015 Gubernatorial Election of Abia State and also his subsequent election as Governor of Abia State should stand.

    Keyamo said the court ordered the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC […]