A legal luminary, Chief Afe Babalola, SAN, on Wednesday proposed 100 years as retirement age for Supreme Court Justices from 70.
Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Isa Ali Pantami, has written to the publishers of Daily Independent newspapers demanding public apology and retraction of...
A Senior Advocate of Nigeria, SAN, Mike Ozekhome has picked holes in the appointment of Usman Alkali Baba as the new acting Inspector General of Police, IGP.
The former Executive Secretary, Lagos State Scholarship Board, Stephen Oshinowo, has said that he was tricked into writing a statement admitting stealing N127million belonging to the Board while in the custody of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC.
Nigerians can now submit their asset declaration forms online, the Chairman of Code of Conduct Bureau, CCB, Danladi Umar, has said.
An Igbo socio-cultural group, on Monday, called on a Federal High Court, Abuja, to stop the ongoing appointment of justices of the Court of Appeal over an alleged lopsidedness of the exercise.
The Federal Government prosecutors at the Federal High Court in Abuja have tendered a cash sum of $1.3 million recovered from retired Air Commodore Umar Mohammed, a member of the Jon Ode led Presidential Investigative Committee on Arms Procurement.
Barring any last minute changes, on Monday, March 29, 2021, President Muhammadu Buhari will chair the 12th colloquium to celebrate the 69th birthday of...
The Federal Government, on Thursday, tendered before the Federal High Court, Abuja, different currencies of dollars stashed in three bags as evidence in the money laundering charge against retired Air Commodore Umar Mohammed.
Abubakar Umar, the fourth prosecution witness in the trial of a former governor of Benue State, Gabriel Suswam, before Justice Ahmed Ramat Mohammed of the Federal High Court, narrated how he handed over the sum of $15.8m to the former governor at his Maitama residence, Abuja.
The National Human Rights Commission, NHRC, panel on Monday ordered the Inspector-General of Police to arrest of four officers mentioned in alleged extra-judicial killing.
The Federal High Court, Abuja, on Monday, fixed May 25 to hear a motion brought by the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria, AMCON, seeking a stay of execution of orders it granted the businessman, Jimoh Ibrahim, over alleged N69 billion debt.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has tendered additional documents before the Plateau State High Court against the provost of the Federal School of Medical Laboratory Technology, Jos, FSMLT, Dr. Nkereuwem Sunday-Etukudo and four others over an alleged money laundry to the tune of N359m.
Alleged Taraba kidnap kingpin, Bala Hamisu, aka Wadume, will open his defence in the terrorism charge preferred against him at the Federal High Court, Abuja, on May 18.
The Federal Government is working towards the establishment of specialised courts and judicial divisions that will focus on sexual and gender-based violence, GBV.
The Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, SAN, has described the late Supreme Court Justice Sylvester Ngwuta as a great man who rendered selfless service that contributed immensely in nation-building, with particular reference to the judiciary and justice Sector.
A Federal High Court sitting in Kano, on Wednesday ordered the Nigeria Pipeline and Storage Company, NPSC, Limited to pay N5 million in damages to Kosawa Community in Kura Local Government Area of Kano state.
Shamsudeen Bala Mohammed, son of a former Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, on Thursday, told the Federal High Court in Abuja that he has no case to answer in the15-count money laundering charge.
Emmanuel Nwude, a businessman, who was convicted of defrauding a Brazilian bank of 242 million dollars, has denied knowing the source of the funds while testifying on Thursday before an Ikeja Special Offences Court.
By Anjolaoluwa Folajimi For several years, late Chief Olusola Saraki, Waziri Ilorin reigned supreme in the Kwara State politics. From the second republic down to...
The Federal High Court, Abuja, on Monday, set aside the interim order through which the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria, AMCON, seized property belonging to a businessman, Jimoh Ibrahim, for an alleged N69.4 billion debt.
The Federal High Court, Abuja, on Wednesday, refused to grant an application file by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, to inspect the money seized from the former Group Managing Director, GMD, of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, Andrew Yakubu.
Minister of Justice Abubakar Malami, SAN, says farmer/herder conflicts require a real-time, practically-oriented solution.