Court orders Western Publishers to pay ex-workers N7m in 30 days

Western Publishing Company Limited, publishers of Compass Newspapers, has been ordered by the National Industrial Court (NIC), Lagos to pay former employees all their entitlements, including pensions running into N7 million in the next 30 days. Western Publishing Company Limited, publishers of Compass Newspapers, has been ordered by the National Industrial Court (NIC), Lagos to […]

“What’s done to Serbia is violation of international law”

Speaking for RTS, in remarks carried by the Serbian government, the foreign minister stressed that both cases represented unilateral acts contrary to international law. Dacic denied the claim made on Monday by European Commission spokesman Margaritis Schinas that Kosovo was “a specific case” and that this was also a position “adopted by various UN declarations and various […]

Shell in court over Niger Delta oil spill claims

A Nigerian schoolboy walks past the logo of Dutch oil giant Shell near Warri in the volatile Niger-Delta region © George Esiri / Reuters London’s High Court has begun a four-day hearing over Nigeria’s claims against Royal Dutch Shell and its subsidiary SPDC. They are accused of environmental damage caused by oil pollution. Two legal […]