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Court sentences IGP to 3 months in prison for contempt

THE Inspector-General of Police (IGP) Usman Alkali Baba has been sentenced to three months in prison by a Federal High Court in Abuja.  The presiding...

Court fines EFCC N1 million over unlawful invasion of Abuja firm

A FEDERAL High Court sitting in Abuja has slammed a N1 million fine on the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) over unlawful invasion...

Court dismisses Nnamdi Kanu’s fresh bail application

A FEDERAL High Court in Abuja has dismissed a new bail application filed by Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB). Kanu,...
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Court strikes out suit challenging validity of 1999 Constitution, Ekiti poll

A SUIT challenging the validity of the 1999 Nigerian Constitution and seeking to stop the conduct of the the Ekiti State governorship election scheduled...

Court refuses to grant Abba Kyari’s co-defendant bail

A FEDERAL High Court sitting in Abuja has dismissed a bail application filed by Bawa James, a co-defendant in the drug trafficking case preferred...

Why PDP is asking court to sack Yobe State governor

THE People's Democratic Party (PDP), in a suit filed on August 12, has asked an Abuja Federal High Court to sack Yobe State Governor...
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Nigerian govt sued over budgetary allocations to institutions not established by law

THE Nigerian government each year allocates billions of naira to non-statutory institutions - agencies that are not established or backed by the country's extant...

Lawyers excited as court scraps fees on human rights applications

THE Federal High Court  in Abuja has scrapped payment of monetary claims and default fees in cases bordering on fundamental human rights. The notice was...

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Stakeholders flay MDAs’ disregard for FOIA, list challenges, solutions

STAKEHOLDERS have said that the failure of ministries, departments and agencies (MDAs) to honour the Freedom of Information Act...

Poor awareness undermines FG’s health intervention scheme in Gombe

By Deborah Dangana Ali Falila, 35, a mother of four, reside in Mallam Anna village did not have any choice...

Student critic apologises to Aisha Buhari, deactivates social media accounts

A STUDENT Aminu Adamu has apologised to the wife of the President, Aisha Buhari, over an alleged defamatory post...

No elected federal official, appointee will earn more than civil servants – Peter Obi

LABOUR Party (LP) presidential candidate, Peter Obi, has said no federal public servant, including elected and appointed officials, will...

Naira redesign: Presidential endorsement not sufficient to legitimise process – Falana

HUMAN rights lawyer, Femi Falana, has faulted the recent endorsement of the naira redesign by President Muhammadu Buhari, saying...
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No elected federal official, appointee will earn more than civil servants – Peter Obi

LABOUR Party (LP) presidential candidate, Peter Obi, has said...

NDLEA declares Abuja drug baron wanted, arrests grandma, pregnant woman

THE National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has declared...

2023: Peter Obi promises to increase power generation to 25,000mw by 2025

LABOUR Party (LP) presidential candidate, Peter Obi, has promised...

Student critic apologises to Aisha Buhari, deactivates social media accounts

A STUDENT Aminu Adamu has apologised to the wife...

NCC raises alarm over new phishing attacks, malware threats

THE Nigerian Communications Commission’s Computer Security Incident Response Team...
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