130 results found for Justice Mary Odili

Gas supply building industrial clusters across Nigeria — minister’s aide

MR Justice Derefaka,Technical Adviser, Gas Business and Policy Implementation to the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, says gas supply is helping to build industrial clusters... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 20 hrs ago | seen 108 times

Tags: Mr Justice Derefaka,

Anambra salutes Bishop Okeke  as he retires at 75

ANAMBRA State has paid a glowing tribute to the Catholic Bishop of Nnewi, Most reverend Hilary Odili Paul Okeke, who retired at the weekend as the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted yesterday | seen 119 times

Tags: Professor Chukwuma Charles Soludo, Hilary Odili Paul Okeke, Bishop Jonas Benson-Okoye, Governor Willie Obiano, C. Don Adinuba, Cardinal Francis Arinze,

DisCos must go, EKEDC as case study

“An organization has no pants [trousers] to kick and no soul to damn. And by God, it should have both” —  Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr, 1841-1935, Vanguard... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted yesterday | seen 81 times

Tags: NERC, DisCos, US Supreme Court Justice Holmes, NEPA, President, Goodluck Jonathan

Obi felicitates with Bishop Okeke as he turns 75, retires from active service

VICE Presidential Candidate of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP during the 2019 elections, Mr. Peter Obi, has felicitated with the Catholic Bishop of Nnewi Diocese, on... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 days ago | seen 145 times

Tags: Most Rev Hilary Paul Odili Okeke, Dr Chike Ohamobi, Barr. Joe-Martins Uzodike, Peter Obi

Anambra: APC, Andy Uba’s appeal to hold for Feb 2nd

THE Court of Appeal in Abuja has scheduled hearing for February 2 this year in two appeals seeking to overturn the December 20, 2021 judgment of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 days ago | seen 1,005 times

Tags: Justice Stephen Adah, George Moghalu, Andy Uba, Hon. Olayide Adewale Akinremi, Murtaka Bala Salaiman,

Osinbajo, Lawan to grace 2022 Justice Sector Summit

VICE President Yemi Osinbajo and Senate President Ahmad Lawan are expected to grace the 2022 Justice Sector Summit. The Chairman, NBA Judiciary Committee, Dr Babatunde Ajibade,  who... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 days ago | seen 46 times

Tags: Dr Babatunde Ajibade, Konrad Adenauer Foundation, Dr Olisa Agbakoba, Olumide Apata, Justice Peter Affen, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, Ibrahim Muhammad, Femi Gbajabiamila,

Islamic student slits junior’s throat for refusing to run errands

A senior student of Elkanemi College of Islamic Theology Maiduguri has slit the throat of an 11-year-old junior student of the Islamic theology college, Jubril Mato. The... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 days ago | seen 63 times

Tags: Elkanemi College of Islamic Theology, Jubril Mayo, Late Justice Sadi Mato, Hajiya Aisha,

Alleged misconduct: Court gives Immigration lawyer last chance to appear

 A Federal High Court, Abuja, on Friday, gave counsel to the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), Mallam J.A. Adamu, final opportunity to appear to show cause why disciplinary... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 days ago | seen 96 times

Tags: Justice Inyang Ekwo,

Nigeria, US sign pact to reduce illicit trafficking of Ancient Arts

THE minister of information and culture, Lai Mohammed, has expressed optimism that the Cultural Property Implementation Act, CPIA, Agreement, which was signed by Nigeria and the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 days ago | seen 68 times

Tags: Lai Mohammed, CPIA, Geoffrey Onyeama, Mary Beth Leonard

Court awards N10m fine against ICPC over malicious prosecution

A Federal High Court, Abuja, on Wednesday, awarded a N10 million fine against the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Offences Related Commission (ICPC) over malicious prosecution... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 6 days ago | seen 109 times

Tags: Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Offences Related Commission (ICPC), Justice Inyang Ekwo,

Court urges FG to explore political solution over Kanu’s matter

 An Abia High Court sitting in Umuahia has advised the Federal Government to explore political solution to the matter involving the Leader of the proscribed Indigenous... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 6 days ago | seen 98 times

Tags: Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Mr Nnamdi Kanu, Hon. Justice Benson Anya, Abubakar Malami,

Kanu’s trial adjourned till Feb 16

A Federal High Court in Abuja has shifted further proceedings in the treasonable felony case against detained leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 days ago | seen 73 times

Tags: Mike Ozekhome, Justice Binta Nyako, Nnamdi Kanu,

Court rules in favour of Nnamdi Kanu against Nigerian govt

NNAMDI Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, on Wednesday defeated the Nigerian government at the Abia State High Court. Justice Ben Anya of the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 days ago | seen 172 times

Tags: Justice Ben Anya, Aloy Ejimakor, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu,

Nyako and N29bn fraud: Appeal court rules

THE Court of Appeal, Abuja Division, has upheld the judgement of Justice Okon Abang of the Federal High Court, Abuja, which had on July 19, 2021,... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 6 days ago | seen 46 times

Tags: Crust Energy Limited, Zulkifik Abba, Abubakar Aliyu, Blue Opal Limited, Tower Assets Management Limited, EFCC, Admiral Murtala Nyako, Justice Okon Abang

Kalu in court, challenges terrorism charge

The leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, on Wednesday, challenged the terrorism charge filed by the Federal Government .   Kanu, through his... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 6 days ago | seen 37 times

Tags: Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, Chief Mike Ozekhome, Shuaibu Labaran, Justice Binta Nyako

Why Kanu returned to court in same dress despite Judge’s order

CONTRARY to Justice Binta Nyako order, that detained leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) Nnamdi Kanu be allowed to change his clothes, he returned... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 days ago | seen 1,071 times

Tags: Justice Binta Nyako, Nnamdi Kanu, Mike Ozekhome, Magaji Labaran

REOPENED: Nnamdi Kanu chose to appear in court in same attire, FG tells court

The Federal Government, on Wednesday, told a Federal High Court, Abuja that the leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, chose to... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 6 days ago | seen 37 times

Tags: Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, Shuaibu Labaran, Justice Binta Nyako, Chief Mike Ozekhome,

REOPENED: Court adjourns Nnamdi Kanu’s trial until Wednesday

A Federal High Court, Abuja, on Tuesday, adjourned the re-arraignment of the Leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, until Wednesday over... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 7 days ago | seen 68 times

Tags: Nnamdi Kanu, Indigenous People of Biafra,Justice Binta Nyako, Chief Mike Ozekhome,

Alleged fraud: Court orders Nyako to enter defence, strikes out appeal

A three-member panel of the Court of Appeal in Abuja has ordered a former Adamawa Governor Admiral Murtala Nyako (rtd.) to enter his defence in the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 days ago | seen 98 times

Tags: Admiral Murtala Nyako, Justice Peter Ige,

I don’t want to see Nnamdi Kanu in this attire again - Judge orders DSS

JUSTICE Binta Nyako of the Federal High Court in Abuja on Tuesday ordered the Department of State Services (DSS) to permit the leader of the Indigenous... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 days ago | seen 60 times

Tags: Justice Binta Nyako, Nnamdi Kanu, Mike Ozekhome,

Judge grants Mompha N200 million bail

JUSTICE Mojisola Dada of an Ikeja Special Offences Court has granted a Dubai- based internet celebrity, Ismailia Mustapha, aka Mompha bail of N200 million with two... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 days ago | seen 40 times

Tags: Justice Mojisola Dada, Ismailia Mustapha, Ismalob Global Investment Limited, Gboyega Oyewole

Court adjourns Nnamdi Kanu’s trial until Wednesday

A Federal High Court, Abuja, on Tuesday, adjourned the re-arraignment of the Leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, until Wednesday over... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 7 days ago | seen 95 times

Tags: Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, Justice Binta Nyako, Chief Mike Ozekhome,

Kanu terrorism charge case moved to January 19

THE planned rearraignment of the detained leader of the Indigenous People of Biafran (IPOB) Nnamdi Kanu on an amended terrorism charge was stalled on Tuesday before... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 days ago | seen 42 times

Tags: Justice Binta Nyako, Mike Ozekhome, Indigenous People of Biafran, Nnamdi Kanu

Alleged P&ID scam: Court remands ex-director Taiga

A Federal High Court, Abuja, on Monday, ordered that Grace Taiga, a female accomplice in the multiple fraud involving Process and Industrial Development Limited (P&ID), be remanded in Suleja... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a week ago | seen 48 times

Tags: Process and Industrial Development Limited (P&ID), Justice Obiora Egwuatu, Taiga,

IPMAN BoT warns against proposed inauguration of parallel NEC

The Board of Trustees (BoT) of the Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) has warned against the planned inauguration of a parallel National Executive Committee... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 88 times

Tags: Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN), National Executive Committee (NEC), Alhaji Danladi Pasali, Mr Chinedu Okoronkwo, Justice Musa Muhammad, Mr Tunji Adeniji,, Alhaji Abdulk

School certificate not enough for election into public offices - Gbajabiamila

THE Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rt. Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila has said the possession of a minimum of secondary school certificate or its equivalent by... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 169 times

Tags: Prof. Toyin Ogundipe, Femi Gbajabiamila, UNILAG, Lanre Tejuoso, Justice Amina Adamu Augie

Court fixes March 28 for ruling on ex-Minister Kabiru Turaki’s no-case submission

A Federal High Court, Abuja, on Monday, fixed March 28 for ruling in a no-case submission filed by former Minister of Special Duties and Inter-governmental Affairs,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 98 times

Tags: Kabiru Turaki, Justice Inyang Ekwo, Joe Gadzama, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC),

Insecurity: NGO trains 300 men, women for vigilante services in Edo

An NGO, the Afemai Almagamated Forum (AAF), on Monday said no fewer than 300 men and women had been trained to serve as members of a... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 93 times

Tags: Afemai Almagamated Forum (AAF), Justice Development and Peace commission (JDPC),

I was on duty when suspects invaded Justice Odili’s home–witness

Mr Madaki Chidawa, the first prosecution witness (PW1), on Monday, said he was on duty when the 15 suspects arraigned by the police allegedly invaded the residence... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a week ago | seen 34 times

Tags: Mr Madaki Chidawa, Justice Maha,

Court remands 2 men for alleged armed robbery

An FCT High Court in Kubwa, on Monday remanded Umar Salisu and Maruk Zuberu in a correctional centre for alleged armed robbery. The police charged the defendants... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a week ago | seen 41 times

Tags: Justice Bello Kawu,

IPMAN warns tanker drivers to stop meddling in association’s affairs

The Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) has warned some petroleum tanker drivers to stop meddling in the association’s affairs, especially with regards to its... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a week ago | seen 85 times

Tags: The Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN), Alhaji Yakubu Suleiman, Justice Musa Muhammad, National Executive Committee (NEC),

Alleged $1m fraud: Court acquits rtd Air Commodore Umar Mohammed

A Federal High Court, Abuja, on Friday, discharged and acquitted Rtd Air Commodore Umar Mohammed of money laundering charge preferred against him. Justice Inyang Ekwo, in a... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 83 times

Tags: Justice Inyang Ekwo, Stephen Olatubosun, Rtd Air Commodore Umar Mohammed

Lawyer petitions Akeredolu over Olore Chieftaincy tussle

Mr Tope Temokun, a Lawyer, has appealed to Gov. Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State to withdraw the approval for the installation of a new traditional ruler... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 53 times

Tags: Mrs Florence Eliseri, Mr Tope Temokun, Mrs Margaret Akinsuroju, Justice P.A Mahmoud, Justice O.F Omoleye, Justice R.M Abdullahi, Sir Charles Titiloye, Gov. Rotimi Akeredolu, Mr Kenneth Odusola,

Court dismisses severance benefit claims against Keystone bank ltd

THE National Industrial Court, on Friday dismissed a severance entitlement claim filed against Keystone Bank Limited by its ex-staff, Ogbeche Nnamdi, for lack of credible evidence... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 109 times

Tags: Keystone Bank Limited, Justice Sinmisola Adeniyi

Court strikes out murder case involving female NYSC member in A-Ibom

AKWA Ibom State High Court sitting in Uyo has struck out a case of murder involving a female National Youths Service Corps member in the state, Ms... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 64 times

Tags: High Court, Chidinma Paschaline Odume, Justice Bassey Nkanang

Why Malami is always in the news

By Umar Jibrilu Gwandu   ATTORNEY General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, SAN, remains the cynosure of the President Muhammadu Buhari-led federal government. Little wonder... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 84 times

Tags: Justice Abubakar Malami,

Federal Govt. claims N110.4m from primary school teacher, others

AN Abuja Federal High Court has ordered the interim forfeiture of N110.4 million traced to the bank accounts of one James Erebuoye and seven other suspects... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 41 times

Tags: Maureen Chidinma, Emon Aje Okune, Owoyemi Mayowa, Ojo Alonge, Roseline Uche Egbuha, Justice D. Okorowa, Raheem Adesina, Azuka Ogugua, Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offences Commissio

Imo deputy speaker stripped of the fraud charges

A Federal Capital Territory, FCT, High Court in Abuja, has struck out a criminal charge brought against Amarachi Chyna Iwuanyanwu, the deputy speaker of the Imo... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 42 times

Tags: Chris Uche, Umoh Inah, Inspector General of Police, Justice Charles Agbaza, Amarachi Chyna Iwuanyanwu

Shekarau defeats Ganduje again in court

A Federal Capital Territory, FCT, High Court has refused an application by members of the Kano State All Progressives Congress, APC, loyal to Governor Abdullahi Ganduje... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 173 times

Tags: Jibril Barau, Ibrahim Shekarau, Court of Appeal, Justice Hamza Muazu, All Progressives Congress, Abdullahi Ganduje

Osinbajo to grace 8th Ahmadu Bello lecture in Kano

VICE President Yemi Osinbajo, is expected to attend the 8th Sir Ahmadu Bello lecture in Kano on Jan. 28, as a Special Guest of Honour, an... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 47 times

Tags: VICE President Yemi Osinbajo, Justice Sidi Bage, Gov. Simon Lalong, Prof. Nancy Aybe, Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje, Prof. Usman Abubakar

 Primary School Teacher, accomplice to forfeit N110.4m traced to their bank accounts - ICPC

A Federal High Court in Abuja, has ordered the interim forfeiture of N110.4 million traced to the bank accounts of one James Erebuoye and seven other... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 57 times

Tags: Emon Aje Okune, Owoyemi Mayowa, Maureen Chidinma, Ojo Alonge, Raheem Adessina, James Erebuoye, Justice D. Okorowa, oseline Uche Egbuha

Court in Ekiti discharges, acquits man, accused of murder

 AN Ado-Ekiti High Court, on Wednesday, discharged and acquitted a 34-year-old man, Oluwafemi Olotu, of murder case. Olotu had, on Sept. 30, 2019, been alleged to have... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 47 times

Tags: Oluwafemi Olotu, Taiwo Ariyo, Kayode Oyeyemi, Justice Bamidele Omotoso

Suit seeking to stop arrest, extradition of DCP Abba Kyari stalled

A suit seeking to stop the Nigerian Police and the Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF) from arresting and extraditing suspended Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP) Abba... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 50 times

Tags: Abba Kyari, Justice Donatus Okorowo, Justice Ahmed Mohammed

Traditional healer gets two life sentences for abducting, defiling teen

PRINCE Tom, a traditional healer, was on Wednesday sentenced to two life sentences by an Ikeja Domestic Violence and Sexual Offences Court for abducting and defiling... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 36 times

Tags: News Agency of Nigeria, Justice Abiola Soladoye

C’ River AG commends newly elevated judges

THE Cross River Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice, Mr Tanko Ashang, has commended the three former staff of the ministry recently appointed judges in the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 58 times

Tags: Mr Tanko Ashang, Justice Felix Ititim, Justices Emmanuel Odibu, Blessing Egwu

Man jailed 2 years for trafficking 25g of heroine

 A  Federal High Court in Lagos on Wednesday, sentenced a 40 year-old man, Wasiu Kareem, to of two years imprisonment for trafficking 25g of heroine. Kareem was... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 42 times

Tags: Wasiu Kareem, Justice Ayokunle Faji,

Internet fraudster bags 6 months imprisonment for impersonation

AN FCT High Court, sitting in Gwagwalada on Wednesday sentenced Ammar Mohammed, a 22- year-old student, to six months imprisonment for defrauding a foreigner of 850... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 31 times

Tags: Mabry Andrew, Fadila Yusuf, NAN, EFCC, Richard Aneke, Ammar Mohammed, Justice A. O Ebong

Mompha in court for alleged fresh N6b fraud

THE Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arraigned a Dubai-based internet celebrity, Ismailia Mustapha, aka Mompha, and his firm, Ismalob Global Investment Limited for alleged... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 63 times

Tags: Ismailia Mustapha, Ismalob Global Investment Limited, Justice Mojisola Dada

Why court jailed Walter Peviana of Saipem Contracting, Chinakwe

…issued bench warrant for arrest of three expatriates A Rivers High Court on Tuesday, January 11, remanded Walter Peviana, managing director of Saipem Contracting and Kelechi Sinteh... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 279 times

Tags: Rivers High Court, Walter Peviana, Justice Okogbule Gbasam, Giandomenico Zingali, Vitto Testaguzza, and Davide Anelli, Kelechi Sinteh Chinakwe

FG moves to reduce importation of livestock products

The Federal Government is determined to reduce importation of dairy products, scale up its local production as well as marketing in the country. The Permanent Secretary, Federal... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 33 times

Tags: , Dr Ernest Umakhihe, Mrs Winnie Lai- Solarin, Prof. Hussani IbrahimDr Mary Abiareye,ssaini Ibrahim

Why court jailed Walter Peviana of Saipem Contracting, Chinakwe

A Rivers High Court on Tuesday, January 11, remanded Walter Peviana, managing director of Saipem Contracting and Kelechi Sinteh Chinakwe in Port Harcourt Correctional Centre. They... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 156 times

Tags: Rivers State government, Godwin Obla, Giandomenico Zingali, Vitto Testaguzza, and Davide Anelli, Justice Okogbule Gbasam, Kelechi Sinteh Chinakwe, Saipem Contracting, Walter Peviana

Alleged N7.1bn fraud: what Kalu tells court

ORJI Uzor Kalu, the former governor of Abia, has asked the Federal High Court, Abuja to remove his name from the N7.1 billion charge levelled against... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 32 times

Tags: Justice Inyang Ekwo, Rotimi Jacobs, News Agency of Nigeria, Ude Udeogu, Solo Akuma, Slok Nigeria Ltd, Chris Uche, Justice Inyang Ekwo, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission

Peviana, Chinakwe remanded over alleged $130m fraud

A Rivers High Court has remanded the Managing Director of Saipem Contracting Mr. Walter Peviana and Kelechi Sinteh Chinakwe in Port Harcourt Correctional Centre. The court made... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 45 times

Tags: Justice Okogbule Gbasam, Mr. Odein Ajumogobia, Chief Godwin Obla, Giandomenico Zingali, Vitto Testaguzza, Davide Anelli, Mr. Walter Peviana, Kelechi Sinteh Chinakwe, Saipem Contracting

Unlawful arrest: Court awards N100m compensation in favour of Oyo bizman

An Oyo State High Court sitting in Oyo Town on Monday awarded N100 million as compensation in favour of an Oyo based businessman, Mr Azeez Akintunde,... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 24 times

Tags: Justice Elijah Taiwo,Dr Adebayo Shittu (SAN),Dr Adeola Omotunde (SAN),Maj.Gen. S.A. Adebayo (CDI),Defence Intelligence Agency (DIA) and the Attorney-General of Federation

Man jailed 15 years for human trafficking

Justice Jane Inyang of the Federal High Court sitting in Kano on Monday, sentenced a 42-year-old man, Muhyiddeen Jamilu, to 15 years imprisonment for trafficking three... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 33 times

Tags: Justice Jane Inyang,Muhyiddeen Jamilu,National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP),

Oke Ogun indigenes launch education advancement agenda

Indigenes of Oke-Ogun zone in Oyo State, on Monday, inaugurated a sustainable education advancement and development agenda for the zone. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 47 times

Tags: Oke-Ogun zone,Prof. Yisa Yusuf,Chief Judge of Oyo State,Justice Munta Abimbola,Commissioner for Special Duties,Alhaja Fausat Sanni and Prof. Sola Aderounmu,

Adamawa: Chief Judge inaugurates 31 new magistrates

JUSTICE Nathan Musa, the chief judge of Adamawa, on Monday inaugurated 31 newly appointed magistrates with a charge to them to maintain the high standards befitting... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 57 times

Tags: JUSTICE Nathan Musa, Dauyina Wathi

Plateau: NASU resume strike over unpaid allowances

The Non-academic Staff Union, NASU, Plateau State University, PLASU, Bokkos, on Thursday declared resumption of its suspended strike over alleged unpaid allowances. The union took the stand... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 118 times

Tags: News Agency of Nigeria, Mary Nansel- Gbakle, Jok Rwang-Pam, Simon Lalong, Non-academic Staff Union, Plateau State University

CJN's call on National Assembly receives accolade from Lawyers

SOME Abuja-based lawyers have expressed divergent views on the Chief Justice of Nigeria's, CJN, proposal to the National Assembly to confer power of control of the... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 143 times

Tags: National Assembly, Seprebofa Oyeghe, Justice Walter Onnoghen, Federal Executive Bodies, SGF, Office of the Secretary, Federal Republic of Nigeria, Code of Conduct Bureau, News Agency of Nigeria, Nati

Soludo Campaign hails judiciary for nullifying Andy Uba’s candidacy

THE Charles Chukwuma Soludo Campaign has praised the judiciary for yesterday’s judgment delivered by Justice Ekwo Inyang of the Federal High Court on the suit brought... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted a month ago | seen 136 times

Tags: All Progressives Congress, APC, C. Don Adinuba, Senator Andy Uba, All Progressives Congress, APC, National Inland Waterways Authority, George Moghalu, Charles Chukwuma Soludo Campaign, Justice Ekwo In

Foreign loans and Nigeria’s critical assets as collateral

By Kadiri Abdulrahman  In recent times the news of some African countries losing some of their critical assets, and even their sovereignty to China due to heavy... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted a month ago | seen 144 times

Tags: Tope Fasua, Federal Ministry of Justice, Patience Oniha, Director-General of the Debt Management Office, DMO, Rotimi Amaechi, Entebbe International Airport, China’s EXIM Bank, Laoye Jaiyeola, Nation

Supreme Court upholds Nwobike’s appeal

THE Supreme Court has set aside the conviction and 30 days sentencing of a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN),  Joseph Nwobike. He was charged with attempt to... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted a month ago | seen 74 times

Tags: Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Justice Olukayode Ariwoola, Lagos High Court, Court of Appeal, Joseph Nwobike

Ekiti CJ frees 69 Inmates at correctional centre

THE Ekiti Chief Judge, Justice John Adeyeye, has released 69 awaiting trial inmates at the Nigerian Correctional Center in Ado Ekiti. Adeyeye granted the inmates freedom on... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 44 times

Tags: Justice John Adeyeye, Nigerian Correctional Center

Conflicting exparte orders: Chief Judge excited no Federal High Court judge affected

THE Chief Judge (CJ) of Federal High Court (FHC), Justice John Tsoho, on Friday, expressed happiness that non of the judges of the court was involved... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 60 times

Tags: Justice John Tsoho, Conflicting exparte orders,

30, 197 criminal cases filed in Federal High Court in 10 months, says Chief Judge

THE Chief Judge (CJ) of the Federal High Court (FHC), Justice John Tsoho, says at 30, 197 criminal cases were filed between Sept. 2020 and June... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 104 times

Tags: Federal High Court, Justice John Tsoho

Conflicting Exparte Orders: NJC bars erring judges from promotion, appoints 69 judges

THE National Judicial Council (NJC) NJC on Thursday barred erring Judges from being promoted and also issued them with warning letters. Soji Oye, NJC Director of Information who... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 55 times

Tags: NJC, Justice Mary Peter-Odili, Courts

 HEDA seek independent investigation over alleged fraud syndicate in Justice ministry

THE Human & Environmental Development Agenda (HEDA), Corner House and RE: COMMON has written to President Muhammadu Buhari, seeking an independent investigative body to look into... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 119 times

Tags: Human & Environmental Development Agenda, fraud syndicate in Justice ministry,

FG produces 15 suspected invaders of Justice Odili’s residence for arraignment

THE Federal Government, on Wednesday, produced 15 suspected invaders of the Supreme Court Judge, Justice Mary Odili, for arraignment at the Federal High Court, Abuja. The suspects... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 57 times

Tags: EFCC, Justice Mary Odili,

N4.4trillion AMCON debt: Judiciary must take responsibility – NJI 

IF the country really wants to recover the N4.4trillion outstanding debt burden currently shouldered on its behalf by Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON), then the... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted a month ago | seen 240 times

Tags: Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria, Justice Salisu Garba Abdullahi, Justice J.T. Tsoho, Ahmed Lawan Kuru

Britain’s high court grants Julian Assange’s extradition to U.S.

WIKILEAKS founder, Julian Assange, can be extradited to the United States to face espionage charges, the Royal Courts of Justice ruled on Friday. Britain’s High Court overturned... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 66 times

Tags: WIKILEAKS, Julian Assange, Royal Courts of Justice, Lawyers

Court dismisses businessman’s N50m suit against police for lacking in merit

A Federal High Court sitting in Lokoja on Friday dismissed a suit filed by a businessman, Alhaji Ismaila Jimoh, demanding N50 million in damages from the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 103 times

Tags: N50 million, Justice Sunday Bassy-Onu,

SERAP urges Buhari to obey court judgments or face contempt proceedings

SOCIO-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has asked the government of President Muhammadu Buhari to “immediately take meaningful steps to implement several judgments obtained by SERAP... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 2 months ago | seen 158 times

Tags: Femi Falana, MacArthur Foundation, Abubakar Malami, ECOWAS Court of Justice, SERAP, President Muhammadu Buhari, SOCIO-Economic Rights and Accountability Project

In whose interest is SERAP’s litany of cases against Nigerian government 

The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) is a civil society known for keeping government on its toes especially through litigations. Indeed, the presidency attacked the organisation,... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 2 months ago | seen 110 times

Tags: Adetokunbo Mumuni, Justice Oluremi Oguntoyinbo, Justice Chuka Austine Obiozor, Sonala Olumhense, SERAP, Kolawole Oluwadare, MacArthur Foundation,

Town Hall Meetings: Can this innovation provide elusive solutions to troubled polity

There is no doubt how effective town hall meetings can be in tackling the numerous challenges confronting the nation, especially where there is poor quality representation... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 168 times

Tags: Prof. Wole Soyinka, Mary Beth Leonard, Mustapha Isah, Town Hall Meetings,

Court fixes Jan. 18 for Nnamdi Kanu’s suit challenging jurisdiction

 A Federal High Court, Abuja, will on Jan. 18, 2022, hear a suit filed by the Leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 111 times

Tags: Nnamdi Kanu, Justice Binta Nyako,

Nnamdi Kanu scheduled for emergency hearing today

  NNAMDI Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, has been scheduled for an emergency hearing on Thursday, December 2.   Realnews reports that the expectation is... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 2 months ago | seen 671 times

Tags: Department of State Services, DSS, Nnamdi Kanu, Emmanuel Kanu, Orji Uzor Kalu, Justice Binta Nyako, Bruce Fein, Femi Adesina, Mbazulike Amaechi, President Muhammadu Buhari

Soludo Campaign hails judicial warning to frivolous litigants

...wishes their lawyers had been punished for misconduct THE Chukwuma Charles Soludo Campaign has received with gladness the decision of the Federal High Court in Abuja a few... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 2 months ago | seen 150 times

Tags: Chukwuma Charles Soludo Campaign, Professor Chukwuma Charles Soludo of the All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, Justice Taiwo Oladipupo Taiwo, Onyeka Ibezim, C. Don Adinuba, Obinna Ijeri, Kevin Ok

AMCON is special animal created by FG to treat special problem – Justice Dimgba 

JUSTICE Nnamdi Dimgba of the Federal High Court Awka Division at the weekend rose in strong defense of the Federal Government of Nigeria led by President... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 2 months ago | seen 174 times

Tags: Ahmed Kuru, Aminu Ismail, JUSTICE Nnamdi Dimgba, AMCON,President Muhammadu Buhari,

England boss praises goalkeeper's role in Austria win

ENGLAND manager Sarina Wiegman said goalkeeper Mary Earps "made the difference" in their 1-0 win over Austria at the Stadium of Light. Earps, who has started every... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 100 times

Tags: Mary Earps, Sarina Wiegman, World Cup qualifying

Alleged money laundering: Adoke prays court to extend his medical trip to Dubai

FORMER Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister of Justice, Mohammed Adoke, has sought for an order of a Federal High Court, Abuja, extending his stay... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 83 times

Tags: Minister of Justice, Mohammed Adoke

SERAP petitions UN over vicious assault on Justice Mary Odili

THE Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has urged  Diego García-Sayán, UN Special Rapporteur on the independence of judges and lawyers, to “put pressure on the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 81 times

Tags: SERAP, Diego García-Sayán, Justice Mary Odili

Odili: Ubani commends FG for arrest of suspects

CHAIRMAN of the Nigerian Bar Association Section on Public Interest and Development Law (NBA-SPIDEL), Mr Monday Ubani, on Saturday hailed government for the arrest of suspects... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 167 times

Tags: Monday Ubani, Justice Mary Odili

25 years of making the World a better place for women: Mary Kay Ash Foundation SM marks milestone anniversary

IN celebration of its 25th anniversary and guided by Mary Kay Ash’s dream to enrich the lives of women worldwide, the Mary Kay Ash Foundation SM... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 99 times

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Malami's fake consultant, others nabbed for invading Odili's house

THE Nigeria Police Force has arrested a total of 14 suspects including the principal suspect - a fake Chief Superintendent of Police, CSP, - for complicity... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 2 months ago | seen 425 times

Tags: Abubakar Malami, Justice Mary Odili, Frank Mba, Lawrence Ajodo

Police parade fake CSP, 13 others over invasion of Justice Odili’s house

THE police force headquarters in Abuja, Thursday paraded 14 suspected criminals including a fake Chief Superintendent of Police, CSP Lawrence Ajojo, who invaded the home of Justice... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 187 times

Tags: police, Justice Mary Odili

Police set to parade invaders of Justice Odili’s Abuja home

THE Nigeria Police Force headquarters in Abuja is set to parade suspected police officers who invaded the home of Justice Mary Odili’s home in Abuja. The suspects... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 150 times

Tags: Police, Justice Mary Odili

Why Nnamdi Kanu's Lawyers walked out in court

THE Nigerian government told a Federal High Court, Abuja, that a team of lawyers, representing Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, on a... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 2 months ago | seen 136 times

Tags: Mohammed Abubakar, Nnamdi Kanu, JUstice Binta Nyako

EU court to rule on 2.4bn Google appeal of historic fine

U.S. tech giant Google on Wednesday will know the outcome of an appeal against a massive EU competition fined for squeezing rival shopping services on its... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 108 times

Tags: Google, Margrethe Vestager, European Court of Justice

Senate indicts EFCC, AGF, police on invasion of Justice Odili’s home

THE Senate, yesterday, said a joint panel recovery unit of the Ministry of Justice, comprising the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), police and Ministry of Justice,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 80 times

Tags: Senate, EFCC, Justice Odili

Two claimants tango over chairmanship seat of Langtang North Council in Plateau

Mr Bitrus Zulfa says he remains the Chairman of Langtang North Local Government Council of Plateau in spite of a court judgment obtained by Mr Joshua... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 101 times

Tags: Mr Bitrus Zulfa, Chairman of Langtang North Local Government Council, Plateau State Independent Electoral Commission (PLASIEC), Justice Ishaku Kunda

Odili: Niger Delta ex-militants talk tough, seek justice

NIGER Delta former agitators have called on the Federal Government to investigate the recent siege to Justice Mary Peter-Odili’s house and not to sweep it under the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 162 times

Tags: NIGER Delta, Justice Mary Peter-Odili, John Dukku

NBA condemns raid on Odili’s residence, vows to get to root

THE President of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), Mr Olumide Akpata, on Friday said that the association would do its best to find out the raiders... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 116 times

Tags: Nigerian Bar Association, Justice Mary Odili

Order freezing our bank accounts has crippled all activities, Benue Govt tells court

The Benue State Government, on Thursday, appealed to a Federal High Court, Abuja, to set aside its earlier order, freezing all its bank accounts.   Counsel to the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 70 times

Tags: Benue State Government, Terkura Pepe, Justice Ekwo, Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON)

Man, 27, bags 1 year in prison for dealing in cannabis

A Federal High Court sitting in Ibadan on Wednesday sentenced a 27-year-old man, Isiaka Lawal, to a year in prison for being in possession of two... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 76 times

Tags: Federal High Court, Isiaka Lawal, Justice Uche Agomoh, National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA)

Woman, 45, bags10 years imprisonment for attempted murder

AN Ekiti State High Court, sitting in Ado-Ekiti, on Wednesday sentenced a 45-year-old woman, Yemisi Najimu, to 10 years imprisonment with an option of N70,000 fine... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 72 times

Tags: Ekiti State High Court, Yemisi Najimu, Justice Lekan Ogunmoye

Misappropriation: I have no case to answer, ex-Minister Kabiru Turaki tells court

FORMER Minister of Special Duties and Inter-governmental Affairs, Kabiru Turaki, on Wednesday, indicated his interest to file a no-case submission after the Economic and Financial Crimes... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 62 times

Tags: Kabiru Turaki, EFCC, News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), Justice Ekwo

Court remands man for alleged possession of 500g of Indian hemp

JUSTICE Jane Inyang of Federal High Court, Kano, on Wednesday ordered the detention of one Umar Abdullahi, 31, at the Kano Correctional Centre for alleged possession... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 113 times

Tags: Justice Inyang, Umar Abdullahi, National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA)

Body of SANs want invasion of Justice Odili’s residence investigated

THE Body of Senior Advocates of Nigeria (SAN) has tasked the Federal Government to investigate and unravel those behind the invasion of the residence of Justice... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 85 times

Tags: Justice Mary Odili, Supreme Court

Alleged unlawful invasion: NHRC calls for prosecution of perpetrators

THE National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has called for the prosecution of those behind what it called the unlawful invasion of the Abuja residence of a... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 63 times

Tags: NHRC, Justice Mary Odili

Imo NBA decries seige on Odili’s home

THE Imo chapter of the Nigeria Bar Association (NBA) has decried Friday’s reported seige on Justice Mary Peter-Odili’s residence by security operatives.This is contained in a... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 117 times

Tags: NBA, Justice Mary Peter-Odili

NBA reacts to raid on Justice Mary Odili’s residence by security operatives

THE Nigerian Bar Association, NBA, says that it received with grave concern the news of the unlawful siege on the Abuja residence of a Justice of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 174 times

Tags: Nigerian Bar Association, Justice Mary Ukaego Peter-Odili

Security operatives storm Justice Mary Odili’s Abuja home

A detachment of security operatives made up of soldiers and policemen yesterday stormed the Maitama, Abuja home of Supreme Court Justice, Mary Odili. Justice Odili’s husband and former... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 183 times

Tags: Supreme Court Justice, Mary Odili, Peter Odili

Adopt the Child Rights Act, Justice Nyesom-Wike urges state govts

THE Wife of the Rivers state Governor, Justice Eberechi Nyesom-Wike has advocated for the adoption of the Child Rights Act in all the states of the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 65 times

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Uba accused to leading war against INEC chairman

THE Soludo Solidarity Group, one of the 34 groups campaigning for the victory of Professor Chukwuma Charles Soludo, the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) candidate in... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 3 months ago | seen 669 times

Tags: Governor Peter Obi, President Muhammadu Buhari, Abubakar Malami, Justice Ibrahim Tanko Mohammed, President Olusegun Obasanjo, Maurice Iwu, Save Nigeria Movement, Michael Egwuatu, Professor Okechukwu I

Be just, fair in discharging your duties – CJN urges new FCT CJ

THE Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Tanko Muhammad has urged the new Chief Judge of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) High Court, Justice Husseini Baba-Yusuf... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 110 times

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ECOWAS court dismisses claims that 105 persons died in communities/headsmen clashes 

THE ECOWAS Court of Justice has dismissed for lack of locus standi, a suit filed by 14 persons from Nigeria’s Adamawa State asking for N5 billion... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 3 months ago | seen 124 times

Tags: ECOWAS court, Justices Gberi-be Ouattara, Dupe AtokiLawrence Jonathan, Justice Keikura Bangura, Fulani herdsmen,

Nnamdi Kanu pleads not guilty to 7-count charge

NNAMDI Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, who is being detained by the Department of State Services, DSS, has pleaded not guilty to... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 386 times

Tags: NNAMDI Kanu, Indigenous People of Biafra, Justice Binta Nyako,

Tight security in Federal High Court ahead of Nnamdi Kanu’s trial

THERE is tight security at the Federal High Court Abuja as the court sets to continue the trial of the leader of the proscribed Indigenous People... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 68 times

Tags: Nnamdi Kanu, Indigenous People of Biafra, Justice Binta Nyako,

Nasarawa Assembly confirms appointment of President Customary Court of Appeal,others

THE Nasarawa State House of Assembly has confirmed the appointment of Justice Osagade Osabo Emmanuel as President, Customary Court of Appeal of the state. The House also... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 140 times

Tags: Justice Osagade Osabo Emmanuel, Nasarawa State House of Assembly

President warns that non enforcement of its could imperil the ECOWAS regional court

THE President of the ECOWAS Court of Justice, Honorable Justice Edward Amoako Asante has warned that the non-enforcement of the decisions of the 20 year old... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 170 times

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President warns non enforcement of decisions could imperil ECOWAS regional court

JUSTICE Edward Amoako Asante, president of the ECOWAS Court of Justice, has warned that the non-enforcement of the decisions of the 20-year-old court could imperil its... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 163 times

Tags: ECOWAS, JUSTICE Edward Amoako Asante

#EndSARS: Panel orders independent DNA test to ascertain child’s biological mother

THE National Human Rights’ Commission’s (NHRC) independent investigative panel on the defunct SARS and other police units in the country, on Monday, ordered that an independent... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 3 months ago | seen 160 times

Tags: #EndSars, DCP Abba Kyari, Justice Suleiman Galadima (Rtd), Esther Tanko, National Human Rights’ Commission, NHRC, Kelvin Nwabueze Ezike,

External session of ECOWAS Court for 2021 begins Tuesday in Abidjan

ELEVEN l cases, mostly against ECOWAS Member States, have been listed for judgment by the Community Court of Justice, ECOWAS during its external court session which... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 172 times

Tags: ECOWAS, Justice Edward Amoako Asante

Frustrations of Landlord in the hands chief magistrate  

  By Anthony Isibor   MICHAEL O. Ihemaguba, a New York based medical practitioner, is having a firsthand experience of the injustice that is prevalent in the judiciary system... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 3 months ago | seen 803 times

Tags: Michael Ihemaguba, Chijoke Nwogu, Justice Onuoha Arisa Kalu Ogwe, Gaius Anyanwu, Monday O. Ubani, Ifeany Elenwoke, Friday Okon, Onuegbu Chambers

Supreme Court upholds Soludo as candidate of APGA in Anambra

THE Supreme Court has upheld the emergence of ex-Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor, Charles Soludo as the candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA)... Read more

Author: Maureen Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 281 times

Tags: Charles Soludo, Justice Mary Odili,,

Man in court denies sleeping with 16-year-old niece, sexually abusing 2 daughters

 A 49-year-old man, Yusuf Yahaya on Thursday in an FCT High Court, Kubwa denied sleeping with his 16-year-old  niece and sexually abusing his eight and six-year-old... Read more

Author: Maureen Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 102 times

Tags: Justice Kezziah Ogbonnaya, Yusuf Yahaya, Jacob Agada,

Alleged N400m fraud: Absence of judge stalls Olisa Metuh’s re-arraignment

THE absence of Justice Obiora Egwuatu of a Federal High Court, Abuja on Thursday stalled the re-arraignment of former National Publicity Secretary of Peoples Democratic Party... Read more

Author: Maureen Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 99 times

Tags: Justice Obiora Egwuatu, Olisa Metuh’s re-arraignment,

Abia ranks 6th in HIV prevalence in Nigeria - U.S. envoy

  The U.S. Embassy Chargé d’Affaires (CDA), Kathleen FitzGibbon, has said that Abia had the sixth highest HIV prevalence rate in the country with an estimated 58,341... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 3 months ago | seen 159 times

Tags: Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, Dr Laura ChittendenRachel Goldstein, Dr Mary Boyd, Mark Giambrone, Most Rev. Michael Ukpong, Catholic Caritas Foundation, CCF, Kathleen FitzGibbon, Chief Oko C

Senate confirms Justice Yusuf as Chief Judge of FCT High Court

 THE Senate on Tuesday confirmed the appointment of Justice Husseini Yusuf as the Chief Judge of FCT High Court. This followed the presentation and consideration of the... Read more

Author: Maureen Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 101 times

Tags: Justice Husseini Yusuf,

Court fixes Dec. 2 for arraignment of Anambra Varsity professor, others over alleged forgery

A Federal High Court, Abuja on Tuesday fixed Dec. 2 for the arraignment of Prof. Obiajulu Obikeze and four others over allegations bordering on forgery.   Justice Inyang... Read more

Author: Maureen Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 114 times

Tags: Prof. Obiajulu Obikeze, Justice Inyang Ekwo,

Court jails Femi Adesina’s impersonator for 28 years

A Kwara state High Court, sitting in Ilorin, has sentenced Jamiu Isiaka to 28 years at the Mandala Correctional Centre, Ilorin, for impersonating Femi Adesina, presidential... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 4 months ago | seen 108 times

Tags: Jamiu Isiaka, Femi Adesina, Justice Mahmud Abdulgafar,

ICPC arraigns PRODA DG for alleged N23.5 million fraud 

THE Independent Corrupt Practices and other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has arraigned the Director-General of Project Development Institute (PRODA) Enugu, Engr. Dr. Charles Agulanna before Hon.... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 102 times

Tags: Justice Buba Ibrahim,Engr. Dr. Charles Agulanna,Independent Corrupt Practices and other Related Offences Commission,

Kenyan world record holder retires

KENYAN marathon runner Mary Keitany has announced her retirement at the age of 39 because of a back injury. Keitany holds the world record for a women-only... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 160 times

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AMCON takes over former Kwara State governor's mansion over ₦5 Billion Debt

FOLLOWING the order of Justice A.M. Liman of the Federal High Court, Lagos Division, the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria, AMCON, on Wednesday, September 22, in... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 466 times

Tags: Abdulfatah Ahmed,Justice A.M. Liman,Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria,

10-year-old abused Ifunanya: Ikpeazu's wife to fly her to Abuja for surgery

FURTHER intensive medical Investigations have been done by the team of doctors handling the treatment of 10-year-old Ifunanya.    Ifunanya is the young girl whose case in Umuahia... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 573 times

Tags: Chilaka Anyanwu,Justice KCJ Okereke,Esther Orjiugo Zazi Kelechi David,Ngozi Obioma,

ECOWAS Court President warns of dangers of recent political developments in the region

THE President of the ECOWAS Court of Justice, Justice Edward Amoako Asante, has warned that the recent political upheavals in Guinea and Mali portend grave danger... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 203 times

Tags: ECOWAS, Justice Edward Amoako Asante

Mompha’s accomplice, Hamza Koudeih jailed for 1 year

                                                   ... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 4 months ago | seen 552 times

Tags: JUSTICE Tijjani Garba Ringim, Hamza Koudeih, Kayode Phillips, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC,

Yabatech Museum’s Cartoon Nation, tool to advocate social justice issues — Deputy Registrar

THE Yaba Art Museum of YABATECH says the ‘ Yaba Cartoon Nation’ event holding Sept. 2, 2021  in Lagos is part of Ford Foundation’s programmes to... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 months ago | seen 266 times

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Fifa awarded $201m in forfeited funds after corruption probe by US Department of Justice

FIFA will receive $201m (£146m) in forfeited funds seized during a corruption probe, the US Department of Justice has announced. More than 50 defendants have been criminally... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 months ago | seen 112 times

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MRA sues FG at ECOWAS Court for failing to investigate, punish killers of 11 journalists

THE Media Rights Agenda, MRA, has filed a suit at the ECOWAS Community Court of Justice in Abuja over the failure of the Federal Government of Nigeria... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 months ago | seen 133 times

Tags:  Media Rights Agenda,ECOWAS Community Court of Justice,