Wednesday, February 21, 2018

EFCC preliminary report on Fashola ready —CACOL claims

A preliminary investigative report on the financial dealings of the administration of former Governor Babatunde Fashola is reportedly ready with the Economic and Financial...

Kenya CJ tasks FG to fight Boko Haram with human face

CHIEF Justice of Kenya, Willy Mutunga, on Monday, urged the Nigerian government to strike a balance between national security and human rights in the...

Nigeria’s ex NSA Dasuki denies arms charges

Former National Security Adviser Dasuki Sambo has denied charges of illegally possessing weapons and committing acts posing potential harm to national security. The Department...

Falana: Jonathan Fought Corruption In More Civilized Way Than Buhari

Femi Falana, a famous Lagos lawyer, has criticized President Muhammadu Buhari’s anti-corruption strategy.The Lagos lawyer while speaking on Channels TV programme said that “contrary...

55th NBA AGC: How the Bench whipped the Bar on football...

The Bench and Bar, weekend, kept aside legal practice to engage one another in a keenly contested Charity/Novelty football match that heralded the activities...

‘Retired judges, senior lawyers should preside in corruption trials’

Abeny Mohammed (SAN) is an Ilorin-based legal practitioner. In this interview, he says the anti-corruption trials of the federal government will be best served...

Election tribunals and substantive justice

The defeat of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) by the All Progressives Congress (APC) is historic for many reasons. Firstly, the feat was the...

Lawyers at Senate, Reps want SAN title

Senators, House of Representatives members and members of other legislative houses in the country who are lawyers, on Monday intensified their desire to be...

NJC queries Osun judge

The National Judicial Council has issued a query over allegation of amorous scandal against a judge in the Osun State judiciary, Justice Olamide Oloyede,...

Lawyer sues Buhari for ‘illegal’ AMCON board

Activist-lawyer Ebun-Olu Adegboruwa yesterday filed a suit against President Muhammadu Buhari for appointing the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) board without recourse to...

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