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The Supreme Court on Wednesday confirmed the death of former Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Aloysius Katsina-Alu.
The Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Justice Walter Onnoghen, has directed Chief Judges of the 36 States and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) to compel Chief Magistrates to conduct an inspection of Police Stations or other detention centres within their territorial jurisdiction.
The National Judicial Council (NJC) has recommended the sack of one judge and commenced investigation of seven others.
The Corps Marshal of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Dr Boboye Oyeyemi, has expressed worry over the high rate of accidents at road construction sites in the country.
Human rights lawyer, Mr. Femi Falana (SAN), has demanded that the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr. Abubakar Malami (SAN), should release a certified true copy of the electronic database of records of arrests made by all law enforcement agencies.
Twenty one prison inmates have regained freedom after they were granted pardon by the Chief Judge of Rivers State, Justice Adama Iyayi Lamikanra.
The National Judicial Council has constituted separate panels to investigate various allegations of misconduct against two Chief Judges, 13 others.
Femi Falana, a senior advocate of Nigeria (SAN), has said chief judges and the chief justice of Nigeria are constitutionally empowered to release prisoners deemed to be held illegally.
A Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), Chief Sebastine Hon, has said that the practice of granting pardon or amnesty to offenders by state Chief Judges is unconstitutional.
The Independent National Electoral Commission has earmarked N4.3 billion for the procurement of ballot boxes for the 2019 general elections.
The Nigerian Navy has appointed new Principal Staff Officers and Flag Officers Commanding to head various Commands in the country.
Kaduna State Government on Wednesday presented its 2019 budget of N155 billion to the state House of Assembly for approval.
Kenyan Anti-Corruption Crusader Prof. Patrick Lumumba has blamed the challenges to Africa’s greatness on the problems of leadership structure in Nigeria.
The Presidency said on Wednesday President Muhammadu Buhari is fully committed to the use of Permanent Voters Card (PVCs) and card readers in the 2019 general election.
Youth Empowerment Solutions (YES) Project Initiative, a Civil Society Organisation (CSO) on Sunday said it would set up a support fund for political aspirants among youths ahead of 2019 elections.
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), on Thursday, said the incumbent Governor of Anambra State, Chief Willie Obiano, would be the last All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) Governor in the state.
The Federal Government has been issued with a one-week ultimatum to release all pro-Biafra detainees across the country.
Russia-US confrontation is extending to the economic and trade field as Washington is poised to hit Moscow new and powerful sanctions on August 22nd.
Samuel Eto'o is set to be unveiled by Qatar Sports Club as the Cameroonian striker takes the latest step of his nomadic career.