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Federal High Court Lagos

NDLEA arrests cobbler over trafficking of 600g cannabis

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, on Wednesday, filed one-count charge of alleged trafficking in 600g of cannabis in a Federal High Court Lagos.

$1.3bn Tax Assessment: MTN’s suit not statute barred – Court holds

A Federal High Court Lagos on Tuesday, held as timely filed, a suit by MTN Nigeria Communication Ltd, against the Attorney General of the Federation, over alleged N242 billion and 1.3 billion dollars import duties and withholding tax assessments.

Court demands oral evidence in final forfeiture suit against Patience Jonathan

A Federal High Court Lagos, Thursday, called for oral evidences in a suit by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, seeking final forfeiture of about 8.4 million dollars, and N7.4 billion found in some accounts linked to former first Lady, Patience Jonathan.

Court stands down Fayose’s trial

A Federal High Court in Lagos on Monday stood down for one hour, the fraud trial of the immediate past Governor of Ekiti, Ayodele Fayose, facing charges of N6.9 billion fraud.

Court slams 7-year jail term on ex-INEC who benefitted from $115.01m Diezani’s largesse

The Federal High Court in Lagos on Friday sentenced a former Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Administrative Secretary in Kwara State, Christian Nwosu to seven years imprisonment.

$8.1bn repatriation: settlement still in progress in MTN vs CBN’s case – Counsel

A Federal High Court Lagos, on Wednesday, further adjourned until January 22, 2019 for report of settlement in a suit between MTN Nigeria Communications Ltd, and the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, over repatriation of 8.1 billion dollars.

EFCC opens Fayose’s trial on N6.9bn suspected fraud

The prosecution on Monday opened its case before a Federal High Court, Lagos, in the criminal trial of ex-Governor of Ekiti, Ayodele Fayose, charged...

Federal High Courts to proceed on annual long vacation on July 9

The Federal High Court in Lagos will on July 9, begin annual long vacation for the year 2018, according to a circular signed by the Chief Judge of the Court, Justice Abdu Kafarati.

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