NHRC seeks domestication of African Commission Protocol ….. Raises concern on non-justiciability of chapter 2 of Nigeria constitution

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has advocated for the domestication of African Commission Protocol, particularly Article 34 (6) which granted individuals the right to directly petition the African Human Rights Body . The Chairperson of the Governing Board of the NHRC, Dr. Salamatu Hussaini Suleiman who stated this in her opening statement in Abuja at the Town Hall on the “Future of Litigating Human Rights in Nigeria” in commemoration of the International Human Rights Day observed that non-domestication of the Protocol has resulted in restricted access to international justice,…

Maida pledges support for Meta on Undersea Cable Initiative

Executive Vice Chairman and Chief Executive Officer (EVC/CEO), Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Dr. Aminu Maida, has said the support of the Commission awaits law-abiding investors like Meta, (formerly Facebook), which has been responding positively to Nigeria’s desire for investments that promote the agenda of government to achieve a robust digital economy.   Maida, disclosed this when he received a delegation of Meta, led by the company’s Vice President for Africa, the Middle-East and Turkey, Kojo Boakye, when they visited NCC’s headquarters in Abuja,he said the regulatory support to all investors,…