Category: Legal

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...

Court Strikes Out FG’s Case Against Seven Banks

The Federal High Court Sitting in Lagos has struck out a suit filed by the Federal Government against seven commercial banks. to seek the remittance of the sum of...

Police Arraign Three For Allegedly Swindling Lagos Speaker, Obasa

Men of the State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department (SCIID), of Lagos State Police Command, Panti-Yaba, have arraigned three men before a Federal High...

Aluu 4: Court Sentences Three Persons To Death

A High Court sitting in Rivers State has found three persons guilty of the murder of four students who were lynched in Aluu community in 2012. The court presided over by...

Court Grants Ex-Jigawa Governor Saminu Turaki Bail

An FCT High Court has granted bail to a former Governor of Jigawa State, Saminu Turaki from the custody of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). The...

ECOWAS court delivers 14 judgements

The Community Court of Justice, ECOWAS, delivered 14 judgments and received 53 new cases from June 2016 to June 2017. According to Mr Tony Anene-Maidoh, Chief Registrar,...

Edo CAN rejects grazing bill, says it portends danger

The Edo State chapter of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) yesterday rejected a bill to establish grazing areas in the state. Addressing a press conference in...

Corruption trial of ousted South Korea’s president begins in Seoul

South Korea’s former President Park Geun-hye has pleaded not guilty at her trial for corruption, the latest stage in her dramatic fall from grace. The ousted president...