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U.S. Launches Law Enforcement and Public Engagement Project

The United States Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement (INL) in collaboration with the CLEEN Foundation yesterday launched a pilot project on public engagement for law enforcement agencies in Nigeria. Full story

Source: http://www.allafrica.com

Posted by Amaka, 8 June 2017

Nigeria: 53 People Charged for ‘Same-Sex Marriage Conspiracy’

Nigerian prosecutors have charged 53 people for allegedly witnessing a same-sex marriage, which is punishable by 10 years in prison in the socially conservative West African country. Full story

Source: http://www.uk.news.yahoo.com

Posted by Amaka, 25 April 2017

FG moves against Shiite movement

The federal government has said the Shiite Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) is not different from the Boko Haram terrorist group that has killed about 100,000 people since 2009. Full story

Source: www.naij.com

Posted by Amaka, 6 March 2017

CONSTITUTIONAL EVOLUTION OF NIGERIA

                                                             1887

Order-In-Council defining Powers of the Legislative Council of Lagos Colony 1887. Legislative Council of Lagos Colony shall sit to Legislate over and give instruction for peace, order, good government. This right can only be abrogated to Her Majesty’s Principal Secretaries of State or their Privy Council.

Constitutional Evolution of Nigeria

                                                 1886

Order-In-Council Revoking Order-In-Council of 24th September, 1886. Order that Appeal to judgments from the Civil and Criminal Justice of the Colony of Lagos should be sent to the Court of Appeals in Gold Coast has been revoked. It is thereby revoked as if it never was pronounced.

Posted by Hussaini Ali February 9, 2017

CONSTITUTIONAL EVOLUTION OF NIGERIA

1866

  • Proclamation by Chas: E. E. Patey on Unification of Sierra Leone with that of Lagos, Gambia, Gold Coast and Patey’s assumption of duty on 3rd April, 1866.

1876

  • Order-In-Council Separating Egba from the Operation of Supreme Court Ordinance 1876. On the basis of Supreme Court Ordinance of 1876, Egba District was delineated from the Lagos Colony. The Governor of Lagos Colony assented to this.

Posted by Hussaini Ali January 25, 2017

Yahya Jammeh: Gambia’s Vice President, Isatou Njie Saidy resigns

Saidy abandoned President Yahya Jammeh, 24 hours to the deadline issued to him by African leaders to hand over to opposition leader, Adama Barrow. Full story

Source: http://dailypost.ng/2017/01/19/yahya-jammeh-gambias-vice-president-isatou-njie-saidy-resigns/?utm_source=DailyPost+Newsletter&utm_campaign=d34b4cc701-Morning_headlines&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_7c25dc3ce6-d34b4cc701-227653609

Posted by Hussaini Ali January 19, 2017