Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Dim-Udebuani Marcel Sues Buhari Over ‘Lopsided Appointments

An Abuja-based lawyer, Dim-Udebuani Marcel, has sued President Muhammadu Buhari over recent appointments made by the president. Mr. Buhari has been accused of favouring a...

CJ reverses transfer order on trial of ex-council chairman

The Chief Judge of the Federal High Court, Justice Ibrahim Auta, has reversed his decision transferring the trial of the former Caretaker Chairman of...

Court rejects foreigner as surety

A Magistrate’s Court sitting in Ikorodu, Lagos has rejected a Beninese national, Jimoh Ameida, as surety for his brother, Lamina Ameida, in a case...

[UPDATED] Illegal arms possession: Dasuki gets bail on self-recognition

The Federal Government on Tuesday arraigned a former National Security Adviser, Col. Sambo Dasuki (retd), before a Federal High Court in Abuja on one...

Lawyer accused of abusing 9-yr-old-girl re-arraigned

The 40-year-old lawyer, Chika Uzoamaka, who was alleged to have sexually assaulted a nine-year-old girl (names withheld) was yesterday re-arraigned before a Tinubu Magistrate’s...

Why we sued Code of Conduct Bureau over asset declaration, by...

THE nation’s pioneer anti-corruption agency set up by the Federal authorities to ensure that the actions and behaviour of public officers conform to the...

Court orders arrest of former Perm Sec’s widow over property dispute

THIS may not be the best of time for a society woman, Mrs. Folashade Abiodun Omotade and widow of a former permanent secretary in...

Dasuki’s trial begins Tuesday

The Federal Government will on Tuesday (tomorrow)arraign a former National Security Adviser, Col. Sambo Dasuki (retd.), before a Federal High Court in Abuja for...

Court dissolves 22-year-old union

In Agege Customary Court in Lagos has dissolved the 18-year-old union between Mr and Mrs Nurudeen Lawal. The Court’s President, Pa Adekunle Williams, ruled that...

Chadian court sentences 10 Boko Haram members to death

A court in Chad sentenced 10 suspected members of Boko Haram to death, on Friday, for a double suicide bombings that killed 38 people...

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