• Reduce the cost of governance by selling four more Presidential Aircrafts, Ozekhome urges Buhari

    Reduce the cost of governance by selling four more Presidential Aircrafts, Ozekhome urges Buhari

    Constitutional Lawyer and Human Rights Activist, Mike Ozekhome, SAN, Thursday urged President Muhammadu Buhari to further reduce the cost of governance by selling four more Presidential Aircrafts from the remaining nine in the presidential fleet.

    He said it was good that President Buhari handed over two of the Aircrafts to the Nation’s Airforce considering the huge cost of maintaining them, lamenting that the country spends over a billion naira monthly to maintain the Presidential fleet.

    The activist made the remarks while delivering […]

  • Sell six more presidential aircraft – Ozekhome advises Buhari

    Sell six more presidential aircraft – Ozekhome advises Buhari

    A Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Chief Mike Ozekhome, has advised President Muhammadu Buhari to dispose of six out of the remaining nine aircraft in the presidential fleet.

    The lawyer said handing over two out of 11 aircraft in the fleet was not enough, saying nine airplanes were still too many to be maintained with the dwindling resources accruing to Nigeria.

    He said this in an interview in Ido Osun, Egbedore Local Government Area of Osun State, after he was conferred with the […]

  • Raid on judges, unveiling of full dictatorship, says Ozekhome

    Raid on judges, unveiling of full dictatorship, says Ozekhome

    According to reports, the firestorm of protest set off by the invasion of the homes of some judges by the Department of State Security (DSS) continued to rage yesterday as notable lawyers lampooned the security agency.

    In his reaction to the raid on the judges, Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN) and human rights lawyer, Mike Ozekhome, characterized it as the unveiling of dictatorship.

    He said: “A leopard cannot change its spots. Welcome to full-blown dictatorship and fascism that are now here with […]

  • Ozekhome faults Femi Falana on ‘no absolute immunity’ position

    Ozekhome faults Femi Falana on ‘no absolute immunity’ position

    Renowned constitutional lawyer and Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), Mr. Mike Ozekhome, has faulted Mr. Femi Falana, on his position that the there is no absolute immunity for governors, deputy governors, President and vice-president in the country.

    Falana had, during a paper entitled: The Limits of Immunity Clause’, he delivered at the 60th birthday of the Edo State’s Secretary to Government, SSG, Professor Julius Inhonvbere, said that the Money Laundering Act and Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Act as well […]