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The trial of former Peoples Democratic Party spokesperson, Olisa Metuh, has again been adjourned till Wednesday to allow the court entertain arguments by prospective witnesses in the matter.
A Federal High Court in Lagos on Wednesday reserved ruling on a motion seeking to set aside the guilty plea of four firms allegedly used to launder 15.5 million dollars belonging to a former First Lady, Dame Patience Jonathan.
The Court of Appeal, Kebbi Division, yesterday, upturned the judgment of a Kebbi State High Court, which discharged and acquitted a former Accountant General of the state, Mohammed Arizika Dakingari, and sentenced him to 70 years in prison.
Ace lawyer and Human Rights activist, Mr. Festus Keyamo, SAN, has aligned himself with the position of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) which suspended the recalling of Senator Dino Melaye by his constituents.
The Centre for Anti-Corruption and Open Leadership on Sunday described President Muhammadu Buhari’s Independence Day speech as one that inspires hope for a better Nigeria.
An Abuja Division of the Federal High Court on Thursday directed parties in the planned recall of a senator, Dino Melaye, to continue with the matter at the Appeal Court.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) says James Ibori, former governor of Delta state, is “fighting tooth and nail” to stall the confiscation of his assets in the United Kingdom.
The Senator-elect representing Rivers East Senatorial District, Andrew Uchendu, says the trend of winning elections in the courtroom means well for Nigeria’s democracy.
According to him, “It is even more troubling that Wike could summon the temerity to discredit the decision of a court of competent jurisdiction, simply because it did not favour him.”
Rivers State Governor, Chief Ezebunwo Nyesom Wike, has said the poor governance model of the All Progressives Congress (APC)-led Federal Government is destroying key national institutions.
The senator-elect for Rivers East Senatorial District, Andrew Uchendu, has said his victory at the Appeal Court has given the people of Rivers State an alternative voice.
Mr Sly Ezeokenwa, the Anambra State Legal Adviser to the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), says there is no order of Supreme Court proclaiming `a stay of execution’, over, Aug. 16, 2017, Appeal Court decision.
The Consumer Protection Council (CPC) has clarified that it did not participate in the case in which its Director General, Babatunde Irukera, secured a N17million Supreme Court judgment against Coca Cola Nigeria as a private legal practitioner.
The Rio de Janeiro club began preliminary talks with Mikel’s representatives last month after aborting their pursuit of former Manchester City midfielder Yaya Toure.
European airline giant Lufthansa said Thursday it has placed 87,000 workers — more than 60 percent of its workforce — on government-backed shorter hours schemes, as air travel idles amid the coronavirus crisis.
The Comptroller-General of the Nigeria Immigration Service, Muhammed Babandede, in a video said coronavirus infection is a humbling experience.
The federal government is making plans to release some prison inmates as apart of measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 within the correctional facilities (prisons), the Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola, said on Wednesday.
Governor Ben Ayade of Cross River State has announced that the state government will give free foods to residents of the state.
A rapid test has been approved in the United States which is intended to detect within minutes whether a person is infected with the coronavirus.
The news of Arteta falling ill was followed by Premier League postponing games on March 13 with the league currently suspended until April 30.
Inter Milan defender Diego Godin felt “exposed” to coronavirus until the last minute, saying Serie A tried to continue until it became “unsustainable”.
Joe Diffie, an American Grammy award-winning country music singer, died on Sunday of coronavirus. He was 61.
Rights activist and publisher of SaharaReporters, Omoyele Sowore, has accused the Nigerian government of plotting to detain him over his report on the Chief of Staff, Abba Kyari, testing positive for COVID-19.