Category: Legal

Adamawa Assembly jerks up 2018 budget by N15 billion

The Adamawa House of Assembly on Thursday approved the 2018 budget of N177.9 billion. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the approved budget was over N15...

Senator Mark returns to EFCC over Deziani’s N2 billion campaign fund

Former President of the Senate, Dr. David Mark, will on Monday (today) return to the office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission in Abuja to further answer...

CJN urges judges to remain firm as public perception of judiciary improves

The Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen, has urged judges to be strong, courageous, fair but firm to sustain the ongoing improvement of public...

Lagos CJ Opeyemi Oke frees four Badagry prison inmates

The Chief Judge (CJ) of Lagos State, Justice Opeyemi Oke, on Thursday freed four inmates of the Badagry Prisons, Lagos, in line with efforts to decongest prisons in the...

Presidency: Nnamdi Kanu’s sureties to pay 100m

The Presidency has said that the persons who stood as sureties for Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, risk being imprisoned if he fails to...

Minister of Information, Lai Mohammed discloses PMB stand over IPOB

A , has declared the activities of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) “acts of terrorism”. This followed an application filed by the Attorney-General of the...

EFCC seeks seizure of Aluko’s 19 assets

Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) detectives are searching for a Bombardier jet believed to have been bought with cash from the $1.5 billion oil slush...

Hate Speech Will Be Considered An Act Of Terrorism, Says Osinbajo

The Federal Government has drawn the line on hate speech, warning that not only will it rejected, it will henceforth be considered an act of terrorism. Acting President...

Court Adjourns Ruling On Evans’ Case Against Police

The Federal High Court sitting in Lagos has adjourned till Wednesday to rule on whether to hear a fundamental rights enforcement suit filed by suspected billionaire...

Court Martial Sentences Airman To Death For Killing Girlfriend

The General Court Martial of the Nigerian Air Force has sentenced Air Craftsman Kalu Bernard of the Nigerian Air Force Ammamem unit, to death by hanging for killing his...