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  1. ECOWAS Court Orders Benin Republic to Pay Igboho 20 Million CFA for 'Unlawful Detention

    Nigeria ECOWAS Court Orders Benin Republic to Pay Igboho 20 Million CFA for 'Unlawful Detention

    In a significant development, the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) court of justice has ruled that the government of Benin Republic must pay Sunday Adeyemo, popularly known as Igboho, 20 million CFA for what the court deemed "unlawful detention." This decision follows...
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    Politics ECOWAS Court declares Buhari’s Twitter ban unlawful - Vanguard Newspaper
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    Politics 38 soldiers drag Nigerian Army to ECOWAS court over ‘unjust’ dismissal

    Some soldiers have dragged the Nigerian army to the ECOWAS Court of Justice – The soldiers accused the Nigerian army of unjust dismissal – They also prayed the court to declare that the punishment slammed on them was illegal and … via Nigeria News today & Breaking news ▷ Read Nigerian...
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    Politics FG Agrees to Pay Biafra War Victims N88bn in Compensation

    Nigeria's government has been ordered to pay 88 billion naira ($245m; £185m) in compensation to victims of the civil war which broke out 50 years ago after secessionists tried to create the breakaway state of Biafra in the south-east. Court papers show the government has agreed to pay the...
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    Metro ECOWAS Court Orders FG To Pay N88bn As Damages To Civil War Victims

    The ECOWAS court on Monday granted an out of court settlement application for a case involving the federal government and nine victims of the Nigerian civil war. The terms of the settlement obtained by TheCable newspaper stipulates that the federal government “undertakes to pay, without delay...
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    Metro ECOWAS Court Dismisses FG's Suit Against Nnamdi Kanu

    The ECOWAS court sitting in Abuja, has reportedly dismissed the application filed by the federal government asking that the suit filed by the Nnamdi Kanu, the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) be quashed. The action by the court is reported to have caused jubilation among members...
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    Politics FG Will Comply With ECOWAS Court – Malami Speaks On Dasuki's Case

    The Federal Government will comply with the ECOWAS Court order to release former National Security Adviser, Colonel Sambo Dasuki (rtd) from detention. The Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) and minister for justice, Abubakar Malami SAN disclosed this to Dailytrust on the sideline of the...
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    Metro Biafra: ECOWAS Court Adjourns Nnamdi Kanu’s Case till November 8

    The ECOWAS Community Court of Justice has adjourned Nnamdi Kanu’s alleged fundamental human rights breach case against the Federal Government till November 8, 2016. The presiding judge, Justice Micah Wright, adjourned the case on Wednesday for definite hearing following an application by the...
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    Metro Biafra: IPOB Heads to ECOWAS Court, Seeks Justice For Nnamdi Kanu

    The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, yesterday said it is taking the continued detention without trial of its leader and Director of Radio Biafra, Mr. Nnamdi Kanu to the Economic Community of West African States, ECOWAS, court to seek justice, since the Nigerian judiciary cannot deliver good...
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    Metro Boko Haram: Court Orders FG to Pay $3,250,000 Damages to 8 Families

    The families of eight people killed by Nigerian security forces hunting Boko Haram insurgents in Abuja have been awarded $200,000 compensation each, the West African bloc ECOWAS said Wednesday. Eleven people injured in the raid on an uncompleted building in the Nigerian capital on September...
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    Metro Biafra: Nnamdi Kanu Fires Back, Drags FG to ECOWAS Court

    Director of Radio Biafra and Leader of Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu has filed an 800 million dollars suit against the Federal Government at the Economic Community of West African States, ECOWAS court sitting in Abuja for violation of his fundamental human rights. Kanu who...