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Dapchi School Saga: No Effort Will Be Spared To Bring Succour - Buhari

6 hours ago /
Nation 

President Muhammadu Buhari has assured the families of students reportedly abducted from the Government Girls Technical College, Dapchi, Yobe State that no effort will be spared to bring succour to them.

Ministers Role Out Score Cards

1 day ago /
Nation 

Over  4.5 trillion naira have been saved to the federal government purse as a result of high profile cases prosecuted by the ministry of justice between 2015 and 2018.

Sultan Of Sokoto Proffers Solution To Herdsmen/Farmers Crises

1 day ago /
Nation  Security 

The sultan of Sokoto, Sa’ad Abubakar the third is asking the nation’s leadership to engage the people more in efforts aimed at finding lasting solutions to frequent farmers and herdsmen clashes in some parts of the country.

Sexual Assault Referral Centre Inaugurated UN Borno

2 days ago /
Nation 

Nigerians have been asked to in Borno condemn all forms of sexual abuse.

Anambra Senatorial Seat: Court Of Appeal To Hear Obiora Okonkwo’s Suit February 26

2 days ago /
Nation 

A five-man special panel constituted by the President of the Court of Appeal, Justice Zainab Bulkachuwa,  has fixed February 26 for definite hearing of the appeal filed by the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP),  Obiora Okonkwo seeking  to restore the consent judgment of the Federal High Court delivered on December 13, 2017, ordering the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to issue him a certificate of return as senator representing Anambra Central Senatorial district.

Court Orders Separate Trial Of Nnamdi Kanu

2 days ago /
Nation 

The Federal High Court in Abuja has ordered the separate trial of the leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu and those of his three other co-defendants.

CCT Set To Rule On Justice Ngwuta’s Case March 21

2 days ago /
Nation 

The Code of Conduct Tribunal in Abuja has fixed March 21, 2018 for ruling on the competence of the charge brought against Supreme Court Justice, Sylvester Ngwuta, by the Federal Government of Nigeria.

Court Of Appeal Reserves Ruling In Nnamdi Kanu’s Suit

3 days ago /
Nation 

The court of appeal in Abuja has reserved ruling in the appeal instituted by the leader of the indigenous people of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu seeking to set aside the federal high court’s order granting protection for  the prosecution witnesses and secret trial

FG Queries EFCC Boss Magu Over Prosecution Of CCT Chairman

3 days ago /
Health 

The acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission EFCC), Ibrahim Magu and a legal practitioner, Festus Keyamo have been separately queried by the federal government over the corruption charges they filed against the chairman of the code of conduct tribunal (CCT), Danladi Umar.

 

ECOWAS Court Rules On Human Rights Suit On Tuesday

3 days ago /
International News 

The ECOWAS Community Court of Justice will on Tuesday deliver Judgement in a human rights suit filed by a Burkinabe, Yoda Yacouba against the government of the Republic of Togo.

Court Absolves Suspended UNIOSUN Officials Of Misdeed

1 week ago /
Nation 

The National Industrial Court sitting in Ibadan, Oyo state has vindicated the duo of the former Registrar of Osun State University, Dr Julius Faniran, and the university’s former bursar, Dr Fatai Lasisi who were accused of financial misappropriation.The presiding judge, Justice Faustina Iyabode Kola-Olalere described all allegations levelled against them...

Ramaphosa Replaces Zuma As South African President

1 week ago /
International News 

South African lawmakers on Thursday elected Cyril Ramaphosa as the country’s new president after scandal-tainted Jacob Zuma resigned under pressure from his own ANC ruling party.Ramaphosa was elected without a vote after being the only candidate nominated in the parliament in Cape Town, chief justice Mogoeng Mogoeng told assembled lawmakers.Read...

Dasuki’s Trial Adjourned Till March 22

1 week ago /
Nation 

An Abuja High Court has adjourned the  trial of the former National Security Adviser, Colonel Sambo Dasuki (Rtd), to March 22, 2018 pending  the determination of an appeal he filed before the Supreme Court. The former NSA  had in an application filed through his counsel, Joseph Daudu, urged  the Supreme Court...

Alleged N10 Million Bribe: Group Issues 48hrs Ultimatum To IGP

1 week ago /
Nation 

The National Council of Women Society (NCWS) has issued a 48-hour ultimatum to the Inspector General of Police, Mr Ibrahim Idris, asking him to make public the outcome of the investigation into an alleged N10 million bribe case involving the Assistant Commissioner of Police, Mr Ayilara Olukayode.Olukayode, who is the...

CCT Chairman,Umar To Be Arraigned

1 week ago /
Nation 

An Abuja High Court has fixed March 15, 2018 for the arraignment of the Chairman of the Code of Conduct Tribunal , Danladi Umar‎ over alleged corruption. The case has consequently been assigned to the Chief Judge of the court, Justice Ishaq Bello. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) had filed...

Nigeria Policy Framework On Countering Violent Extremism

1 week ago /
Security 

As Nigeria works to end the Boko-Haram conflict in Nigeria, the federal government says it is committed to ending the ideologies, propaganda and conditions that make violent extremism and terrorism thrive.

House Of Representatives Investigate Okorocha Over Grant Of Amnesty

1 week ago /
Nation 

Nigeria's house of representatives has set up a three man committee, comprising chairmen of the committees of justice, ethics and privileges, and national security and public safety to investigate the alleged grant of amnesty by the Imo State Governor,  Rochas Okorocha to persons who had been declared wanted by the rivers state security council.

President Buhari Assures Security Agencies Of His Administration's Support

1 week ago /
Nation  Security 

President Muhammadu Buhari has assured security agencies in the country of his administration's support to enable them effectively tackle the spate of insecurity in the country. 

Abuja Court Adjourns Ruling In Charles Okah Trial

1 week ago /
Nation 

The  Federal  High Court in Abuja has adjourned ruling on an application to regularise a document earlier tendered as evidence before the court in the trial of the alleged mastermind of October 1, 2010 bomb blast, Charles Okah.  Trial judge, justice Gabriel Kolawole,  on Monday,  adjourned the ruling till February 21,...

Zuma’s Fate Hangs In The Balance

1 week ago /
International News 

Leaders of South Africa’s governing African National Congress, ANC Party,  are to meet to decide the future of President Jacob Zuma as the National Executive Committee (NEC) is likely to ask him to step down. ANC President, Cyril Ramaphosa,  acknowledged on Sunday that the issue was causing "disunity and discord". Zuma, 75,...


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