Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Political party, more important than candidate – S/Court

In the Supreme Court of Nigeria HOLDEN AT ABUJA Tuesday, October 20, 2015 Suit number: SC.675/2015 Between Mr. Joseph Kolawole Olujimi Agbaje – Appellant AndIndependent National Electoral...

Time For Prison Reforms

When the Minister of Interior, Abdulrahman Dambazau visited Kano Central Prison recently, he was inundated with complaints about the circumstances of prisoners and why...

Judiciary should tighten the noose on oil thieves

FOR stealing 3,423.097 metric tons of Nigeria’s crude oil, nine foreigners were each sentenced to a five-year jail term by a Federal High Court...

High Court has unlimited jurisdiction in chieftaincy matters

IN THE SUPREME COURT OF NIGERIA HOLDEN AT ABUJA ON FRIDAY, THE 13TH DAY OF FEBRUARY, 2015 BEFORE THEIR LORDSHIPS IBRAHIM T. MUHAMMAD JUSTICE, SUPREMECOURT JOHN A. FABIYI JUSTICE,...

Faleke’s House of Representatives’ ticket and Constitution, Electoral Act challenge

THE recent request by Lagos chapter of the People Democratic Party (PDP), in the House of Representative for James Faleke, who is now allegedly...

Let Treasury Looters Face The Law

The Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, has stated clearly that in the ongoing pursuit of treasury looters, returning...

The loopholes in Appeal Court ruling on Taraba

Senator Aisha Alhassan is Nigeria’s current Minister in charge of Women Affairs and Social Development, but her alias Mama Taraba was earned as a...

Political party, more important than candidate – S/Court

In the Supreme Court of Nigeria HOLDEN AT ABUJA Tuesday, October 20, 2015 Suit number: SC.675/2015 Between Mr. Joseph Kolawole Olujimi Agbaje – Appellant And Independent National Electoral...

Time to review Nigeria’s ‘restrictive’ abortion laws?

Abortion is legal but restric­tive in Nigeria. Therefore, there is the need to review the law to include other aspects. These were the opinions...

When Supreme Court sets precedent on CCT status

THE interest and anticipation with which many concerned stakeholders and citizens await the outcome of the decision of the Supreme Court on the pending...

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