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Court okays FCT water board accountant’s removal

The National Industrial Court, Abuja, on Tuesday affirmed that the removal of Mrs Patience Odumu-Ojobi, an Assistant Chief Accountant with Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Water board, was lawful.

Cross River governor lifts suspension on IPMAN

The suspension slammed on Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria a month ago by the Governor Ben Ayade of Cross River State has been lifted.
Justice Adamu Abdu-Kafarati

Confusion over succession at federal high court

There is confusion over whether or not the most senior judge of the Federal High Court (FHC) will succeed the court’s Chief Judge, Justice Adamu Kafarati, whose tenure ended officially on July 25.

Court of Appeal grants ex-NSA Dasuki bail

The court also ordered the federal government to pay Mr Dasuki N5 million for holding him against the provisions of section 35 (6) of the constitution which gives every Nigerian the right to free movement.

Court grants Oando chiefs injunction, restrains SEC sanctions

The Oando and SEC saga just got more interesting. In their personal capacities, Oando PLC’s boss, Wale Tinubu and his Deputy, Omamofe Boyo, have obtained an injunction under presiding Judge C M A Olatoregun of Federal High Court (FHC), Lagos, restraining the SEC from implementing the sanctions contained in its 18 month long forensic audit report.
Ned Nwoko

Why Court of Appeal sacked Ned Nwoko as PDP Delta senator-elect

The Court of Appeal, Abuja Division, on Thursday reversed an earlier decision of the Federal High Court which recognised Delta State politician, Ned Nwoko, as the authentic candidate elected to represent Delta north senatorial district.

Justice Onnoghen: Industrial court issues restraining order against CCT

The National Industrial Court has issued a restraining order against the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) stopping it from proceeding with the trial of the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Walter Onnoghen.
Boko Haram

ICC: Not enough high-level Boko Haram commanders on trial in Nigeria

International Criminal Court (ICC) says despite trials of Boko Haram suspects by the federal government, there are limited number of cases against high-level terrorist commanders in Nigeria

Appeal Court: Senator Buruji Kashamu can be arrested

The Lagos Division of the Court of Appeal on Friday nullified a ruling by the Federal High Court (FHC) which prohibited the arrest of Buruji Kashamu by Nigerian law enforcement agencies. The court said the senator is not above the law and should be arrested if there is a need.

Femi Falana wants NSA sanctioned over deportation of Cameroonians

A lawyer representing some freedom fighters deported to Cameroon in January has written President Muhammadu Buhari demanding explanations why the government took the step.

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Bus crash kills 25, after brakes fail

A bus crash on a mountainous road in northwest Pakistan Sunday killed 25 passengers and injured 20 others, police said.

Two killed, soldiers shot by ‘cattle rustlers’ in Adamawa

Suspected cattle rustlers have killed two persons during an early morning attack on Shaforo and Kudumti communities of Numan Local Government Area of Adamawa State.

Flavour, Phyno give tips for success in Nigerian music industry

Popular Nigerian artistes at the Zenith Bank aspire music festival on Saturday night emphasised the need for originality among young and aspiring musicians.
The Institute for Peace and Conflict Resolution (IPCR) has pledged to collaborate with the Nigerian Army Resource Centre (NARC) to find practical solutions to insecurity confronting the country.

Boko Haram: Group tasks Army to partner with EFCC, ICPC to probe certain NGOs

The Public Accountability Network (PAN) has called on the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) as well as the Independent Corrupt Practices Commission (ICPC) to investigate the activities of certain Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs) covertly undermining the country’s fight against terror.
Ifeanyi Anaemena, eager to take take the battle to Al Hilal with Enyimba and win in Omdurman

CafCL: Enyimba will fight back, beat Al Hilal in Omdurman – Ifeanyi Anaemena

Enyimba defender, Ifeanyi Anaemena, says they’re determined to play the game of their lives in Ormdurman when they face Al Hilal of Sudan next week in their CAF Champions League Second Preliminary Round second leg match.