Monthly Archives: June 2015

MRA Calls on President Buhari to Secure Membership of the Open Government Partnership for Nigeria

Lagos, Friday, June 26, 2015:  Media Rights Agenda (MRA) today called on President Muhammadu Buhari to assert Nigeria’s leadership on the African continent by taking urgent steps to secure its membership of the Open Government Partnership (OGP) ahead of his scheduled meeting with United States President Barack Obama in Washington D.C. on July 20, 2015. In a statement in Lagos, ... Read More »

Court Orders First Bank to Disclose Details of Loan to NCAA for Purchase of Bullet Proof Cars for Stella Oduah

Lagos, Tuesday, June 16, 2015: A Federal High Court in Lagos yesterday ordered First Bank of Nigeria Plc to disclose details of the loan facility it granted the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) for the 2013 purchase of two bullet-proof BMW cars for the then Aviation Minister Stella Oduah. Justice Mohammed N. Yunusa issued the order while delivering judgment in ... Read More »

FOI: Coscharis Motors Appeals Court Order to Disclose Purchase Documents of Bullet Proof cars to EIE

Lagos, Monday, June 15, 2015: Coscharis Motors Limited has lodged an appeal against the order of a Federal High Court in Lagos directing it to disclose to Enough is Enough (EIE) Nigeria information requested by the organization on the 2013 purchase of two bullet-proof cars for then Aviation Minister, Princess Stella Oduah. In a Notice of Appeal, with seven grounds ... Read More »

Stop Impunity Nigeria Campaign Makes Freedom of Information Request for Asset Declarations by Buhari, Osinbajo

Abuja, Tuesday, 2 June 2015:  The Stop Impunity Nigeria Campaign has asked the Chairman of the Code of Conduct Bureau to make available to it the asset declaration forms submitted to the Bureau by President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice President Yemi Osinbajo last week. In an application made pursuant to the Freedom of Information Act, 2011 and delivered to the ... Read More »