The Buhari regime used lethal force to quell the historic #EndSARS protests of October 2020.
The Kaduna governor said he has written several letters since 2017 urging the Nigerian president to declare the violent gangs as terrorists.
The contract breach by the Nigerian government has now stalled progress of the power plant, as the Chinese bank says it would not release the funds until the legal standoff ends.
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu called the decision anti-Semitic, saying it only left one response, namely to fight for the truth.
Mr. Malawi warns against weakening of Rome Statute by attacking the ICC.
The war crimes tribunal is also seeking to bring Boko Haram elements to justice for crimes against humanity.
Mr. Lawan’s silence could play into the hands of his critics, who have long ridiculed his leadership as a ‘rubber stamp’ of the Buhari administration.
Various commissions and inquiries have been set up to investigate alleged crimes committed by the military since 2009, but none led to any prosecution of perpetrators.
Friction between the panel and the army has brought forward questions about the panel’s powers and the likely outcome of this probe.
The international crimes tribunal says it is proceeding with its investigation into how Nigerian soldiers quelled #EndSARS on October 20.