Tag: Bamidele Aturu

Kolapo OlapojuOctober 4, 2014

Baba Suwe is no longer interested in the NDLEA money, but a public apology will do just fine

by Kolapo Olapoju Nollywood comic-actor of the Yoruba-speaking genre, Babatunde Omidina, better known as Baba Suwe, says he has moved ...

writerJuly 27, 2014

Civil rights lawyer, Bamidele Aturu laid to rest in Ondo state (PHOTOS)

by Kolapo Olapoju Nigerian civil rights activist and lawyer, Bamidele Aturu, who passed away on Wednesday, 9 July at the ...

July 17, 2014

Death should have taken us, not him – Bamidele Aturu’s parents lament

by S’ola Filani Mr. and Mrs. Felix Aturu, Felix (80) and Felicia (70),  parents of the Lagos-based lawyer and human ...

July 9, 2014

Sad news: Human rights lawyer, Bamidele Aturu dies at 49

by Akan Ido Human rights lawyer, Bamidele Aturu died on Wednesday evening after a brief illness. Reports say Aturu, 49, ...

May 17, 2014

Bamidele Aturu: Chibok – The Commander in Chief chickens out

by Bamidele Aturu I am saddened, disappointed and embarrassed that the President could not damn the security report and visit ...

April 7, 2014

Bamidele Aturu: Crisis in the Rivers state judiciary and its feudalistic traits

by Bamidele Aturu Whatever option it chooses, the NJC should withdraw the query it issued to Justice Agumagu as it ...

December 23, 2013

Opinion: How to differentiate the APC from the PDP

by Jubrin Ibrahim Another good friend and intellectual of the progressive movement, Bamidele Aturu has also argued that there was ...

November 23, 2013

Bamidele Aturu: The way forward for Anambra’s inconclusive election

by Bamidele Aturu Of course, all the politicians crying foul are doing so now simply because they are at the ...

November 13, 2013

Ex-ASUU president was murdered, says Bamidele Aturu

by Chi Ibe A statement to the press issued today by lawyer and activist, Bamidele Aturu, insists the former president ...

October 14, 2013

Bamidele Aturu: National Dialogue – Jonathan’s masterstroke

by Bamidele Aturu Second, the way and manner the President is going about the Conference would help him deepen and ...

July 15, 2013

Comedian, Baba Suwe heads to the Supreme Court over N25 million compensation

by Akan Ido Comedian, Babatunde Omidina, popularly known as Baba Suwe has filed an appeal at the Supreme Court against ...

February 4, 2013

REVEALED: CBN governor, Sanusi charters a private jet paid for with government funds ‘occassionally’

by Rachel Ogbu Responding to a letter from civil rights lawyer, Bamidele Aturu, the Central Bank of Nigeria has said that ...

October 24, 2012

Oh, please: ‘We are yet to enforce the new Lagos traffic law’ – Lagos State govt

by Isi Esene This might surprise a lot of Lagosians, but the attorney-general of Lagos and commissioner for Justice, Ade ...

September 4, 2012

Okada operators sue Lagos State, seek reversal of new traffic law

by Isi Esene The new traffic law passed by the Lagos State Government has drawn the ire of commercial motorcycle ...

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