Tag: justice

President Buhari Nominates Dongban-Mensem as President Court of Appeal

Henry Solomon- June 8, 2020

President Muhammadu Buhari, in-line with his constitutional responsibility has sent the nomination of Justice Monica Dongban-Mensem, Acting President, Court of Appeal to the Senate for ... Read More

Justice Mensem’s Appointment Well Deserved – Plateau Speaker

Henry Solomon- March 6, 2020

The Speaker,  Plateau House of Assembly, Abok Ayuba, has described the appointment of Justice Dongban Mensem as Acting President of the Court of Appeal  by ... Read More

We can’t Afford to Fail on Account of Lawless Acts – Malami

Henry Solomon- August 22, 2019

Mr Abubakar Malami, the Attorney-General of the Federation says the Ministry of Justice cannot afford to fail on account of the lawless acts of the ... Read More

Rape: Speak Out, Police Appeal to Victims

Henry Solomon- August 16, 2019

The Police Public Relation Officer of the FCT Command, DSP Anjuguri Manzah, has appealed to victims of rape to speak out and cooperate with police ... Read More

Court Dissolves 6 Year Old Marriage Over Child Abuse

Henry Solomon- September 4, 2018

The President of a Mapo Customary Court in Ibadan, Chief Ademola Odunade,  on Tuesday dissolved the six-year-old marriage between one Femi James and his wife, ... Read More

Former CJN, Katsina-Alu Dies in Canada, Supreme Court Confirms

Henry Solomon- July 18, 2018

The Supreme Court on Wednesday confirmed the death of former Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Aloysius Katsina Alu. The deceased who hailed from Ushongo ... Read More

NANS lauds Buhari’s Commitment to Human Rights, Investigation of Human Rights Abuses

Arowobusoye Samuel- May 1, 2018

The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) has applauded President Muhammadu Buhari’s commitment to human rights and investigation of human rights abuses in the country. ... Read More

Justice Yunusa’s Corruption Trial: Court Lacks Jurisdiction, says Lawyer

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 9, 2018

The defence in the corruption trial of Justice Mohammed Yunusa, a judge of the Federal High Court, said on Friday that an Ikeja Special Offences ... Read More

#InPhoto Fashola, Tambuwal, Wike At The Nigerian Bar Association Annual Conference Opening Ceremony

Henry Solomon- August 21, 2017

Minister of Power, Works and Hosuing, Babatunde Fashola, Sokoto state Governor Aminu Tambuwal and Rivers state Governor Nyesom Wike were all the opening ceremony of ... Read More

Court Orders Deposit N12.5m Judgment Fine Over Nyako’s Detention By EFCC

Henry Solomon- June 6, 2017

The Federal High Court, Abuja, has ordered the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to deposit N12.5 million imposed on it for infringing on the ... Read More

Court Dismisses Former Taraba State Governor’s No-Case Submission

Henry Solomon- February 14, 2017

Jolly Nyame, a former governor of Taraba State, has been ordered by a Federal Capital Territory, FCT High Court, Gudu, to begin his defence on ... Read More

Dasukigate: Court Rejects Almond Properties Ltd MD’s Request to Travel For Treatment Abroad

Henry Solomon- February 1, 2017

Justice Nnamdi Dimgba of the Federal High Court, Abuja, on Wednesday, February 1, 2017 rejected an application by Olugbenga Obadina, Managing Director, Almond Properties Limited, ... Read More

Executive/Judiciary Collaboration To Quicken Dispensation of Justice – Minister

Tanimu- January 22, 2017

Segun Adeyemi, Abuja: The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said the revitalized collaboration between the Executive and the Judiciary under the ... Read More

President Of Namibia Dares U.S To Join ICC

Henry Solomon- December 2, 2016

Namibia has dared the United States of America to ratify the convention on International Criminal Court, ICC and join the community. President Hage Geingob of ... Read More

EFCC Secures Conviction of Serial Hacker

Henry Solomon- November 18, 2016

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has secured the conviction of a serial hacker, Chidi Onouha, who was brought before Justice Beatrice Iliya of ... Read More

Who Is Onnoghen, the New Acting Chief Justice of Nigeria?

Tanimu- November 10, 2016

Walter Samuel Nkanu Onnoghen is the new chief justice of Nigeria, following the retirement of Justice Mahmud Mohammed who clocked 70 on Thursday, November 10. ... Read More

Court Docks Kano Physician For N2.7m Dud Cheque

Henry Solomon- November 9, 2016

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission today November 9, 2016 arraigned one Dr. Abubakar Abdullahi, a Kano-based Physician before Justice Nuhu Yahaya Galadanci of the Kano ... Read More

News Summary 31 October 2016, Don’t Drag Buhari into Judges Arrest

Arowobusoye Samuel- October 31, 2016

Don't Drag Buhari into Judges Arrest The presidency has advised journalists and other Nigerians to stop linking president Muhammadu buhari to the legal travails of ... Read More

Former Local Government Boss To Spend 70 Years In Jail

Henry Solomon- October 7, 2016

Law Caught Up With Former Hong Local Government Chairman The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) says a former local government council chairman of Hong ... Read More

News Summary: All You Need to Know Today

Arowobusoye Samuel- August 31, 2016

Building Collapse in Gwarinpa An uncompleted four Story building located at Demola Onakomaya Street Gwarimpa district of Abuja collapsed in the early hours of Monday. ... Read More