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Court fixes Jan. 25 for ruling in Faisal Maina’s surety committal plea

The Federal High Court, Abuja, on Monday, fixed Jan. 25 for ruling in the committal application filed by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) against Rep.Sani Dan-Galadima, who stood as surety for Faisal, son of Abdurasheed...

Zamfara court adjourns emir’s suit to Dec. 16

The Zamfara State High Court has on Tuesday adjourned the case filed by the dethroned Emir of Maru, Alhaji Abubakar Ibrahim, against the Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Muhammad Adamu, and five others to Dec. 16.

Court orders permanent forfeiture of 31 vehicles to Lagos govt

The Lagos Mobile Court has ordered permanent forfeiture of d 31 vehicles to the state government for contravening the Traffic Laws. The Chairman of the Lagos State Environment and Special Offences, CSP Olayinka Egbeyemi, issued the order after the drivers...

Parties deregistration: INEC to approach S/Court over Appeal Court’s conflicting judgements

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) said it would approach the Supreme Court over conflicting judgements by the Court of Appeal on recently deregistered political parties. The commission disclosed this in a statement issued by, Mr Festus Okoye, INEC National Commissioner...

Community Drags Iyatsere Of Warri To Court Over Land Grabbing

By Ikhili Ebalu, Benin City A Benin High court sitting in Benin city, Edo State has commenced the hearing of suit filled against the Iyatsere of Warri kingdom, chief Johnson Aseleghe over his continuous parading of himself as the...

2 in court for allegedly stealing mobile phone

The police in Kaduna have arraigned two men before a Magistrates’ Court in Kafanchan for alleged theft of mobile phone. David Musa, 27, and Abdullahi Sani, 25, are standing trial on charges of criminal conspiracy and theft, contrary to sections...

Why the persecution of Obla, SAN by EFCC can’t Stand 

To be precise, on 28 November 2016, Chief Godwin Obla (SAN), a former prosecutor with the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), was arraigned before a Lagos High Court in Suit No: LD/3671C/16 alongside the  Justice Rita Ofili-Ajumogobia, then...

Court grants N50m post conviction bail to Abia ex-director of finance

A Federal High Court in Lagos on Thursday, granted post-conviction bail to a former Abia State Director of Finance and Account , Jones Udeogu, who was sentenced to 10 years imprisonment in December 2019. Udeogu was convicted on Dec. 5,...

3 men in court over alleged breach of peace in Ogun

The police on Monday arraigned three men in an Ota Magistrates’Court in Ogun over alleged breach of peace. The defendants, Taofeek Salami, 34, Taiwo Salami, 55, and Hammed Shodunke, 27, whose addresses were not provided are facing a two-count charge...

Court further adjourns suit seeking winding up of BBNaija Sponsors

A Federal High Court in Lagos, has adjourned until May 4, hearing in a suit seeking the winding up of the sponsors of the Big Brother Naija Show, Payporte Global System Ltd. The petitioner (Vacant Board) had filed a debt...
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Treat those igniting ethnic tension as criminals, Makinde tells Oyo CP

Gov. Seyi Makinde of Oyo State has asked the new Commissioner of...
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Bauchi govt. signs N30.9bn MoU for power generation

The Bauchi state government and UK-based company, “Power Dot UK”, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), worth N30.9 billion to generate...

Gov. Bagudu mourns former Minister of Sports, Bala Ka’oje

Gov. Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi on Friday condoled with the family of former Minister of Sports, Bala Ka’oje, who died after a...

FRSC to introduce digital driver’s license

The Corps Marshal, Federal Road Safety Corps(FRSC), Dr. Boboye Oyeyemi on Friday, announced the corps plan to ...

Google threatens to pull search engine from Australia

Google on Friday threatened to pull its search engine from Australia over a proposed media code that would require the tech firm...