Category: Legal

Almajiri: Declare child destitution, begging national emergency, Reps tell FG

Members of the House of Representatives have asked the federal government to declare child destitution and begging a national emergency. They also called on the...

Reps wants Federal Government to declare Child destitution and Begging as National Emergency

The House of Representatives has urged the federal and state governments to tackle the scourge of Almajiris. The parliamentarians called on the federal government to...

Tribunal to decides Ekiti election on Monday

Ekiti Governorship Election Petitions Tribunal will give its judgment in Abuja on Monday, ruling on whether Governor Kayode Fayemi was validly elected. Ahead of the...

EFCC SECURES 172 CONVICTIONS IN 10 MONTHS

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC has recorded 172 convictions from January till date. This was revealed by The Acting Chairman, Economic and Financial...

OGUN SWEARS IN NEW CHIEF JUDGE

The former acting chief judge of Ogun state, JusticeMosunmolaDipeolu has been sworn in as the state’s new Chief Judge. The swearing in ceremony took place this morning...

Media stakeholders reject Nigerian Press Council Bill 2018

The Nigerian Press Organisation (NPO) comprising the Newspaper Proprietors’ Association of Nigeria (NPAN), the Nigeria Guild of Editors and the Nigerian Union of...

Former vice president to Charles Taylor, Thomas Woewiyu convict in US

A jury in Philadelphia has convicted Jucontee Thomas Woewiyu, former number two to Charles Taylor in the National Patriotic Front of Liberia (NPFL), according to Front...

Federal government planning to incarcerate me, Erstwhile Plateau State Governor Jonah Jang says

Former governor of Plateau State, Jonah Jang, has said attempts to link him to criminal activities, especially the recent killings in his senatorial zone, were...

IGP Ibrahim Idris gets judicial leave to review Senate’s order

The Federal High Court Abuja, has granted the Inspector-General of Police, (IGP), Mr Ibrahim Idris, judicial leave for a review of the order to quash the Senate’s...

Ex – Taraba governor, Nyame guilty of fraud

A Federal Capital Territory (FCT) High Court in Abuja, the nation’s capital has found a former Taraba State Governor, Mr. Jolly Nyame, guilty of fraudulently approving...