Olisa Agbakoba

Agbakoba asks Court to sack Buhari as petroleum minister

Agbakoba asks Court to sack Buhari as petroleum minister

Civil Rights Activist and Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Dr. Olisa Agbakoba, has urged a Federal High Court in Abuja to sack President Muhammadu Buhari as Nigeria’s petroleum minister. In…

NNPC Appointments: Agbakoba drags FG to Court

NNPC Appointments: Agbakoba drags FG to Court

A former President of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), Dr Olisa Agbakoba, SAN, has dragged the Federal Government to court over what he described as lopsided appointments in the Nigerian…

Agbakoba condemns Bill to regulate NGOs in Nigeria

Agbakoba condemns Bill to regulate NGOs in Nigeria

Maritime and Civil Rights Lawyer, Olisa Agbakoba SAN, has frowned at a Bill proposed to regulate Non-Governmental Organisations in Nigeria. Agbakoba expressed his position in a letter addressed to…

President Buhari must lead Restructuring Discourse, not NASS—Agbakoba

President Buhari must lead Restructuring Discourse, not NASS—Agbakoba

… Says Southern leaders have failed to address reluctance of the North on call for restructuring … Prescribes focus on private-sector businesses, cut-down on size of government A former…

Obasanjo replies Agbakoba: Young people must work to attain shift in leadership

Obasanjo replies Agbakoba: Young people must work to attain shift in leadership

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has urged the Nigerian youths to work hard to achieve a younger generation of leaders. Obasanjo stated this in his reply to Olisa Agbakoba’s…

“Help! Nigeria needs younger, vibrant political leadership,” Agbakoba writes  Obasanjo

“Help! Nigeria needs younger, vibrant political leadership,” Agbakoba writes Obasanjo

Human Rights Lawyer and former President of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) Dr. Olisa Agbakoba SAN, has called on former President Olusegun Obasanjo to support the need for a new…

Re: South-East discrimination case filed by Olisa Agbakoba

Re: South-East discrimination case filed by Olisa Agbakoba

Press Release I have read recent reports about the Fundamental Rights Case filed against the Federal Government for discrimination of the South East Geo-political zone of the country. May…

Photo News: Amaka Agbakoba- Onyejianya called to Bar

Photo News: Amaka Agbakoba- Onyejianya called to Bar

Former President of the Nigerian Bar Association, Dr. Olisa Agbakoba SAN, congratulates daughter, Amaka Agbakoba-Onyejianya, who was called to the Nigerian Bar on Tuesday in Abuja…

Agbakoba to Falana “ I never led any delegation to former Justice Minister, Aondoakaa”

Agbakoba to Falana “ I never led any delegation to former Justice Minister, Aondoakaa”

Maritime Lawyer, Dr. Olisa Agbakoba, SAN, has debunked claims credited to fellow senior Lawyer, Femi Falana, SAN, in a daily newspaper, that Agbakoba had led a delegation of bar leaders…

Agbakoba tasks new NPA MD on review of concession contracts, others

Agbakoba tasks new NPA MD on review of concession contracts, others

Maritime lawyer, Dr. Olisa Agbakoba,SAN, has called on the new Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority(NPA)Ms Hadiza Bala Usman to visit the issue of ‘reviewing all…