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Senator Ekweremadu: Nigeria’s democracy under serious threat

Nigeria’s Deputy Senate President, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, has said that the nation’s democracy is under threat if nothing was done to avert the intimidation and harassment of opposition politicians by the government in power.
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Abia guber: I have forgiven Olisa Metuh – Alex Otti

Governorship candidate of the All Progressive Grand Alliance, APGA, in the 2015 election in Abia State, Dr.Alex Otti , said he had forgiven the former spokesman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Chief Olisa Metuh, for the role he played during the collation of the results of the election at the INEC collation centre , Umuahia , in 2015.

N400m fraud: Olisa Metuh commences evidence-in-chief

The Federal High Court, Abuja, on Friday permitted Olisa Metuh, former National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to commence his evidence-in-chief from outside the witness box.

Court gives ex-CDS Alex Badeh permission to travel abroad

The Federal High Court, Abuja, on Wednesday granted permission to former Chief of Defence Staff, Alex Badeh, to travel abroad to visit his family and friends.

‎Court re-opens Olisa Metuh’s closed defence

The Federal High Court in Abuja on Tuesday ordered the re-opening of the defence of a former National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party, Olisa Metuh, in respect of the money laundering case against him.

Justice Abang orders prosecution of three Channels TV staff, Olisa Metuh’s lawyer

A judge presiding over the case of alleged fraud involving a former National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party, Olisa Metuh, has demanded the prosecution of three staff of Channels Television.

N400 million fraud: Olisa Metuh’s lawyer explains absence in court

A former National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Olisa Metuh, has explained why he had no representation during the last hearing of the case of alleged fraud brought against him.

Court shifts ruling on Olisa Metuh’s case to July 11

A high court of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) yesterday shifted its ruling on the no-case submission filed by former publicity secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Olisa Metuh, over alleged destruction of evidence, to July 11.

No-case submission: Ruling on Olisa Metuh’s case adjourned to July 11

An FCT High Court, Maitama, on Thursday fixed July 11 for ruling on the no-case submission filed by Olisa Metuh, a former PDP spokesman, accused of destruction of evidence.

Senior lawyer Joseph Daudu urges federal government respect tenets of democracy, rule of law

A Senior Advocate of Nigeria, SAN, Joseph Daudu, has urged the All Progressives Congress, APC, led Federal Government to respect the tenets of democracy, observe rule of law and respect the sanctity of the country’s constitution to ensure that democracy thrives.

Olisa Metuh defends lawyer’s absence in court

The embattled former spokesperson of the Peoples Democratic Party, Olisa Metuh, has described as worrisome the submissions of a Federal High Court judge, Okon Abang, regarding his (Metuh’s) health and the ‘disappearance’ of the defendant’s lawyer, Emeka Etiaba.

Court closes ‎Olisa Metuh’s defence, his company to open its case

The Federal High Court in Abuja on Friday closed the defence of a former National Publicity of the Peoples Democratic Party, Olisa Metuh, “for want of diligent prosecution.”

Olisa Metuh’s trial continues in his absence

The trial of the former National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Olisa Metuh, for alleged N400 million fraud continued on Friday with the defendant still absent in court.

Absence of defence counsel stalls Olisa Metuh’s trial in absentia

The absence of Olisa Metuh’s counsel, Mr Emeka Etiaba, (SAN) on Thursday stalled the hearing in the ongoing trial of the former PDP Spokesman in a Federal High Court Abuja.

CACOL: Corrupt elite delaying wheel of justice

The Centre for Anti-Corruption and Open Leadership (CACOL) has lamented that the corrupt elite have been dragging the wheel of justice to a halt through cleverly thoughtout schemes and tricks in a bid to buy time in their cases.

Court orders Olisa Metuh’s trial in absentia

The federal high court, Abuja, has ordered that the ongoing trial of former national publicity secretary of PDP, Olisa Metuh, will be conducted in his absence.

Court summons Channels TV’ manager, presenter over alleged prejudicial statement on Olisa Metuh’s trial

Justice Okon Abang of the Abuja division of the Federal High Court on Wednesday, summoned the General Manager of Channels Television, Abuja and one of the presenters of Sunrise Daily, Maupe Oguns Yusuf, over the broadcast of alleged prejudicial material on Tuesday, May 22, 2018.

N400 million fraud: EFCC wants Olisa Metuh tried in absentia

The EFCC on Tuesday asked the Federal High Court Abuja to proceed with the ongoing trial of a former PDP Spokesman, Olisa Metuh, in his absence.

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