Monday, August 20, 2018

Saraki’s trial: We’ll meet in Supreme Court – Dino Melaye

Flamboyant Senator and emerging godfather of Kogi State politics, Otunba Dino Melaye, on Saturday in Abuja opened a new chapter in the trial of...

Young Nigerian lawyer bags American law honour

Up till a few years ago, no African, particularly Nigerian, had been honoured by the prestigious Academy of Human Rights and Humanitarian Law of...

Saraki’s CCT trial procedurally tainted —Akintola, SAN

Chief Niyi Akintola, SAN is a household name in the legal profession. In this interview, he speaks on the Buhari administration, the trial of...

Budget passed into law with N200bn slash

The 2016 “Budget of Change” which was signed into law yesterday by President Muhammadu Buhari has a capital outlay of N6.06 trillion, N200 billion...

Herdsmen: Southern leaders fault Grazing Bill

THE Southern Nigeria People’s Assembly, SNPA, said yesterday that the proposed Grazing Reserve Bill before the National Assembly is not only anachronistic and antiquated,...

Why Nigeria Remains Under-developed, by Alegeh

President of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), Augustine Alegeh (SAN), has identified abuse of office, absence of rule of law, corruption, insecurity and impunity...

Buhari signs the 2016 budget

Finally, President Mohammadu Buhari has assented to the 2016 Appropriation Bill, giving way for full implementation of the budget. The signing took place just a...

FG to ECOWAS court: Hands-off Kanu’s case

The Federal Government has bluntly told the ECOWAS community court sitting in Abuja not to hear a matter brought before it by the embattled...

EFCC quizzes SAN, Anyanwu, PDP chair over N1.2b ‘fraud’

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arrested the Chairman of Cross River State Chapter of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mr. Ntufam John...

Buhari set to sign 2016 budget today

President Muhammadu Buhari is set to sign this year’s budget today after receiving the clean copy of the document yesterday, it was learnt. The 2016...

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