Wednesday, January 24, 2018

The judge and the judges

THE judiciary is one sacred institution that is pivotal to societal development. It is the bulwark for the underprivileged against the whims and caprices...

Suspected killers of ex-university vice chancellor plead not guilty in court

Two witnesses yesterday testified before an Ondo State High Court sitting in Akure, the state capital, on how two domestic staff strangled a former...

Senate summons Customs boss over new rice policy

The Senate has summoned the Comptroller-General of Customs, Col. Hameed Ali (rtd) to explain the reasons behind the recent lifting of ban on rice...

Rule of law, a requirement for progress – Sultan

Unless Nigerians totally embrace the principles and respect for rule of law, the country cannot make landmark progress as a nation.The Sultan of Sokoto,...

Alleged N10bn fraud: Judge’s absence stalls Audu’s trial

ABSENCE of Justice A. O. Adeniyi of an Abuja High Court on Wednesday stalled the trial of the All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate in...

Ministerial screening: Senate confirms Fashola, Kachikwu, Ngige, 15 others

The Senate yesterday confirmed 18 out of the 36 ministerial nominees sent to it by President Muhammadu Buhari for confirmation as ministers of the...

Tribunal upholds Ubah’s election, Ojukwu, other APGA candidates fail

Election tribunal sitting in Awka on Tuesday upheld the victory of Senator Andy Ubah of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP as winner of the...

Akwa Ibom North West: Tribunal upholds Akpabio’s election

The All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate, Chief Inibehe Okori had challenged Akpabio’s victory of the March 28 poll at the tribunal.The Justice Goddy Anunihu...

Rule of law: No sacred cows under Buhari-Osinbajo

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has said that there will be no sacred cows in the application of the rules of law under the administration...

Falae son’s wife slams N245.5m suit on airline over husband’s death

Ese Lynn Falae, the wife of Deji Falae who died in a plane crash has instituted a N245.5 million suit against the Associated Airline...

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