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By Benson Ezugwu Calabar, Sept. 15, 2020 The Chairman of Cross River Anti- Tax Agency, Bishop Emma Isong says the state Task Force and Special Mobile Court on illegal taxation will begin operation on Sept. 18. Isong said this on Tuesday in an interaction...

Kogi judiciary set to automate filing of court processes

By Friday Jacob Lokoja, Sept.11, 2020 Acting Chief Judge of Kogi, Justice Henry Olusiyi said on Friday that the state Judiciary was working towards automating the filing of court processes to ease things for counsel, litigants and other stake holders. Speaking while receiving Judiciary Correspondents who...

Court adjourns Dr Mailafia’s case against IGP, 2 others until Sept. 29

By Martha Nyam Jos, Sept. 11, 2020 A Plateau State High Court sitting in Jos has adjourned until September 29 for ruling, an application for the enforcement of fundamental right of Dr Obadiah Mailafia against the Inspector-General of Police (IGP) and 2 others. Mailafia had approached...

Anti-Corruption War: Don recommends special courts, other reforms

By Akeem Abas Oyo(Oyo State), Sept. 10, 2020 Prof. Olanrewaju Onadeko, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), has recommended the creation of special courts among other reforms to strengthen the war against corruption in the country. The professor of law made the recommendations while delivering an...

APGA Tussle: Njoku asks court to compel INEC to recognise him as chairman

By Wandoo Sombo Abuja, Sept.10, 2020 Mr Edozie Njoku has approached the Federal High Court, Abuja seeking an order of Mandamus compelling the Independent National Electoral Commission, (INEC), to recognise him as National Chairman of All progressives Grand Alliance (APGA). Mandamus is an order...

Minor in court for allegedly violating Benue anti-open grazing law

By Onyeje Abutu-Joel Makurdi, Sept 10, 2020 A 14-year-old herder, on Thursday appeared in a Chief Magistrates’ Court in Makirdi for allegedly violating the Anti-Open grazing Law in Benue. The police charged the minor with Open Nomadic Livestock Rearing and Grazing punishable under Section 19(2) of the...

Be guided by rule of law, Malami cautions Law Reform Commission

By Ebere Agozie Abuja, Sept.10, 2020 The Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice Abubakar Malami, SAN has called on the newly inaugurated members of the 9th Commission of the Nigerian Law Reform to be guided by the rules and regulations as provided...

Olasupo Shasore SAN: Allegations in the P&ID v FRN Case

In the last 24 hours, I have been urged to break my deliberate silence about the efforts of the Federal Government of Nigeria to find recourse against the arbitral award procured by P&ID based on a corrupt and fraudulent contract. My choice of silence...

Judge fixes Sept. 10 for ruling in bail application by Bayelsa governorship candidate

By Taiye Agbaje Abuja, Sept. 9, 2020 Justice Taiwo Taiwo of the Federal High Court, Abuja, has fixed Thursday, Sept. 10, for ruling in the bail plea by Vijah Opuama, the Bayelsa Governorship Candidate in the Nov. 16, 2019 election. Justice Taiwo fixed the date,...

Adoke: Court cautions EFCC to limit requests for adjournment

By Wandoo Sombo Abuja, Sept. 9, 2020 The Federal High Court, Abuja has warned the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) against several requests for adjournment in the ongoing money laundering charge against former Attorney-General of the Federation, Mohammed Adoke. Adoke is being prosecuted alongside Aliyu...
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