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Herdsman handed life imprisonment for open grazing, attempted murder in Ekiti

A 32-year-old herder, Muhammadu Abubakar, has been sentenced to life imprisonment in Ekiti State. Abubakar was found guilty of two count charges of breaching the...

Release Sharif, others imprisoned for blasphemy, SERAP urges FG

THE Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP), has condemned the death sentence passed on Yahaya Sharif,  a Kano born musician by a Kano Upper...

‘Fisayo Soyombo and the legal propriety of prosecuting an undercover journalist: A dialogue

By Timothy Ola Bamgboye Prelude ‘FISAYO Soyombo, a multiple award-winning journalist, in a three-part article, chronicles with the aid of pictorial and filmic pieces of evidence,...

FLASHBACK: 12 times Buhari spoke about rule of law, promised to respect human rights

NIGERIA's Department of State Services (DSS), an intelligence agency operated under the presidency, has refused to release Saharareporters' founder Omoyele Sowore on bail despite...

REPORT: Brazen police extortion is frustrating rape victims’ quest for justice in Nigeria

Victims of rape hardly get justice in Nigeria. Oftentimes the miscarriage of justice happens because law enforcement officers compromise. 'Kunle ADEBAJO reports. "Sorry sir, this...

CLEEN Foundation launches platform to digitise court judgements

THE CLEEN Foundation, a non-governmental organisation promoting public safety and access to justice, has launched an online platform that enables the digitisation of and...

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Banditry: Things are falling apart, the centre is not holding

By: Prof. Usman YUSUF A large swath of Northern Nigeria is now at the mercy of marauding bandits. From Adamawa...

Nigerians seek lasting solutions to education crisis at NAS event

CONCERNED Nigerians across the country meeting on Saturday in Abuja, the Federal Capital Territory, have again sought quick, but...

Buhari tasks universities of agriculture to reduce Nigeria’s dependence on food imports

NIGERIA'S President Muhammadu Buhari has urged universities of agriculture to reduce Nigeria's dependence on imported foods and raw materials. Minister...

How State House Perm Sec allegedly pocketed $2.2m basketball sponsorship deal

ON March  14, 2017, the Permanent Secretary (PS) in charge of President Muhammadu Buhari’s State House, Tijjani Umar, allegedly...

FG ready to crush banditry, Malami boasts as court declares bandits as terrorists

ATTORNEY-GENERAL of the Federation and Minister of Justice Abubakar Malami has said the declaration of bandit groups as terrorist...
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