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The Supreme Court’s approach to locus standi (2)

In that case, Senator Adesanya instituted proceedings against the President of Nigeria and Justice Ovie-Whiskey, challenging the appointment of Ovie-Whiskey as chairman of the Federal Electoral Commission by the President. Senator Adesanya had made clear his disagreement with the appointment during the confirmation process in the Senate, maintaining that it was contrary to the provisions of the Nigerian Constitution.

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UI holds Governing Council retreat

Determined to engender sustainable growth and development at the University of Ibadan (UI), the institution, last Tuesday, convened a retreat in Lagos, of all members of its newly inaugurated Governing Council and other principal officers of the university, led by the Vice-Chancellor, Professor Isaac Adewole.

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Kaduna building collapse: Pathetic tale of woman who lost three children

A gigantic billboard bearing a smiling woman smartly dressed in a gown, cuddling her son who was also grinning from ear-to-ear stood firmly on top of the ruins of the three high rise apartment and store which had just collapsed and trapped unknown number of people that Thursday afternoon.

The advertisement was an annoying contradiction to the desperate reality beneath it – a grim day light tragic drama that had attracted thousands of persons, including the Governor of Kaduna State, Alhaji Mukhtar Ramalan Yero to No. 012 Hadieja Street, by the Kaduna Central Market last week.

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