Lawmaker Takes Nigerian Leader to Court Over Role As Oil Minister
A senior advocate of Nigeria Olisa Agbakoba has asked a federal High Court in Abuja to remove President Muhammadu Buhari as petroleum minister. Buhari appointed Ibe Kachikwu as minister of state for petroleum resources, and made himself the senior minister.
Premium Times, 4 January 2018
Majority of Nigerians who participated in an opinion have called on President Muhammadu Buhari to resign as Minister of Petroleum Resources. Read more »
Guardian, 23 October 2017
Without a doubt, Section 138 of the 1999 Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, as amended, bars the President of Nigeria from taking any paid employment or holding… Read more »
Premium Times, 16 October 2017
A Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Olisa Agbakoba, has asked an Abuja Division of the Federal High Court to determine the constitutionality of President Muhammadu Buhari serving as… Read more »
President Muhammadu Buhari.
Guardian, 17 October 2017
A former President of the Nigeria Bar Association (NBA), Dr. Olisa Agbakoba, has sued the Federal Government over the ministerial position of President Muhammadu Buhari. Read more »
Vanguard, 16 October 2017
Former President of Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), Dr Olisa Agbakoba SAN, has filed a suit against President Muhammadu Buhari, challenging his holding the office of Minister of… Read more »