Saturday, 31 October, 2020

Category: Judiciary


The Federal Government has opened its case against the former Attorney General of the Federation Mohammed Adoke. At the last adjourned date, the former AGF alongside Aliyu Abubakar pleaded not guilty to 14 count charge of money laundering. At the Read more…


The Cpurt of Appeal on Tuesday in Abuja court dismissed the application filed by former lawmaker, Farouk Lawan seeking to terminate the three million dollars bribery charges filed by the Federal Government. Lawan was the Chairman of the House of Read more…


Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu has asked a Federal High Court in Abuja to dismiss a lawsuit instituted by the deposed Emir of Kano, Lamido Sanusi. Sanusi had filed a lawsuit, challenging his banishment to Awe in Nasarawa State, where Read more…


The Court of Appeal, Abuja Division has adjourned to 16th July for hearing in the appeal filed by the former caretaker committee Chairman of APC in Rivers State, Isaac Ogbobula. A three member panel of the Justices of the court Read more…


The bail conditions granted to former chairman of the Pension Reform Task Team (PRTT), Abdulrasheed Maina was on Monday June 29, adjusted by the Federal High Court in Abuja. Recall that the former pension chairman was granted bail of N1 Read more…


Justice Peter Kekekmeke of the Federal Capital Territory High Court, Nyaya has adjourned the trial of one Dr. George Odabi, along with his company, Deo Gratias International School Limited, Abuja till October 5, 2020. The defendant is facing prosecution by Read more…


By Oluwasegun Abifarin and Olawale Abideen Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu’s had on November 25, 2019, during the “Walk to Commit and Act”, commemorating the day in line with United Nations declaration against gender-based violence, promised to wield “the Read more…


Justice A. J Awak of Gombe State High Court on Wednesday, June 17, 2020, convicted  and sentenced an operative of Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC),  Zubairu Baba Ali, attached to the Yobe State Command, to three years imprisonment Read more…


Justice Umaru Fadawu of the Borno State High Court, on Tuesday, May 16, 2020, sentenced and convicted an ex- Borno State judiciary officer, one Ramat Mohammed (alias Gaddafi), to 16 years imprisonment, on a-two count amended charge for defrauding 194 Read more…