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Poor funding responsible for prison congested – Delta CJ

Chief Judge of Delta State, Justice Marshal Umukoro, has said that poor funding was responsible for prison congestion, slow dispensation of justice and general inefficiency in Nigeria prison system.

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Turnover in fixed income, currency markets hits N14.3 trillion in May

Transaction turnover in the Fixed Income and Currency (FIC) markets for the month of May amounted to N14.30trillion, a 4.30 percent (N0.64trn) decrease from the value recorded in April and a 50.60 percent (N4.80trn) increase Year on Year.

UN slams Donald Trump over child detentions

The UN on Friday acknowledged Washington’s decision to stop separating migrant families at the US-Mexico border but insisted that detaining children with their parents was not the solution.
Nanle Dariye

Court fixes new date for alleged N1.5 billion fraud case against Senator Dariye’s son

The Federal High Court, Abuja has fixed Oct. 4, to hear an address on a no-case submission by Nanle Dariye, son of a former Plateau Governor, Joshua Dariye.
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Farming activities resume in Jigawa

Farming activities in the 2018 rainy season have started in most of the local government areas of Jigawa, investigations by have revealed.

NLC: We’ll give new Ekiti governor three months’ grace

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Ekiti State chapter, has threatened that it would not tolerate the eventual winner of the July 14, 2018 governorship election more than three months.