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Court orders EFCC to release seized London properties of Aiteo boss

A Federal High Court in Abuja has ordered the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to immediately release two seized London properties belonging to the Chief Executive Officer of Aiteo Group, Benedict Peters, on the grounds that the said properties legitimately belong to him.

IPOB asks US, UK, others to prevail on Nigerian Army to release Nnamdi Kanu

The group urges the same Nigerian Army that allegedly abducted him (Kanu) to charge him to court or release him to the British Government.

IPOB: Nnamdi Kanu’s surety demands his arrest

Tochukwu Uchendu, one of the three persons who stood as surety to secure bail for Nnamdi Kanu, the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), has filed an application demanding the arrest of the IPOB leader.

IPOB: Court refuses to order Senator Abaribe’s release

An Abuja Division of the Federal High Court has turned down a request for the release of Eyinnaya Abaribe who was arrested by security operatives on June 22.

Court orders DSS to allow Senator Abaribe access to his lawyers

A Federal High Court, sitting in Abuja, has ordered the Department of State Security (DSS) to allow detained Sen. Enyinnaya Abaribe to have access to his lawyer.

Court grants four IPOB members N10m bail each

Justice Binta Nyako of the Federal High Court Abuja, on Monday admitted four members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) to bail in the sum of N10 million each.
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Ohaneze Ndigbo demands Senator Abaribe’s release

Operatives of the Department of State Services, DSS, who earlier on Friday picked up the Chairman of the Senate Committee on Power, Steel Development and Metallurgy, Senator Enyinnaya Abaribe, have invaded his Apo residence in Abuja, just as Ohaneze Ndigbo, the apex Igbo cultural body called for his immediate release.

Court refuses to stop APC national convention

A court action instituted by aggrieved members of the All Progressive Congress (APC) to stop the National Convention of the party slated for Saturday in Abuja, failed Wednesday, as Justice Sylvanus Oriji of a Federal Capital Territory (FCT) High Court declined their requests.

Court consolidates 12 ‎suits over EFCC chief Ibrahim Magu’s position

The Federal High Court in Abuja has ordered the consolidation of 12 suits filed last year bordering on the status of the Acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu.

Court halts planned sale of 9Mobile, as shareholders demand $43.33m refund

The Federal High Court in Abuja has halted the plan to sell the telecommunication firm, Etisalat, now called 9Mobile.

Section 5 and the Mohammed Bello Adoke case

His Lordship Justice Binta Nyako at the Federal High Court sitting in the Federal Capital Territory last Friday, gave an instructive, landmark judgment in the matter between Mohammed Bello Adoke and the Attorney General of the Federation on the extent of Presidential powers.

Court stops ex-AGF Bello Adoke’s prosecution over Malabu deal

A Federal High Court in Abuja has held that the involvement of former Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mohammed Adoke, in the OPL 245 transactions, commonly referred to as the Malabu Oil deals was in furtherance of the execution of “lawful directives” of ex-President Goodluck Jonathan.

Court frees two Boko Haram suspects

A Federal High Court in Abuja, on Wednesday discharged two persons, Ibrahim Ahmed and Sani Argungu, arraigned for alleged ties with Boko Haram, for lack of diligent prosecution.

Senator Ekweremadu questions constitutionality of presidential panel on assets recovery

The Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, has asked an Abuja Division of the Federal High Court to stop the government from temporarily seizing assets traced to him.

Produce Nnamdi Kanu or go to jail – Court tells Senator Abaribe, others

A Federal High Court in Abuja on Wednesday ordered Senator Enyinnaya Abaribe and two others to produce leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, or risk being imprisoned.

IPOB challenges court’s jurisdiction in trial of members

Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has challenged the jurisdiction of the Federal High court, Abuja, to continue the trial of four of her members over treasonable felony, saying her counsels have filed a Notice of Preliminary Objection in this regard.

Witness: Foreign sponsors gave N1.5 million to Nnamdi Kanu’s co-defendant for widows of IPOB...

The Federal Government, on Thursday, opened its case against four pro-Biafra agitators -Bright Chimezie, Chidiebere Onwudiwe, Benjamin Madubugwu and David Nwawuisi- who hitherto faced trial alongside the ‘missing’ leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Mr. Nnamdi Kanu.

IPOB: Court hears testimony of witness ‘behind shield’

The trial of the four accused members of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, continued on Thursday with a witness appearing behind a shield provided by the court.

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