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Absence of Judge Halts Anambra Attorney-General, Others’ Trial

Absence of Judge Halts Anambra Attorney-General, Others’ Trial

Spread the love          The trial of the state’s Commissioner for Commerce and Industry, Obinna Ngonadi, and the Attorney-General, Prof. Sylvia Ifemejeol, over alleged disobedience of the state’s High Court order was put on hold on Thursday…

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Supreme Court Dismisses Suit To Compel PDP To Zone Presidency To South East

Supreme Court Dismisses Suit To Compel PDP To Zone Presidency To South East

Spread the love          The Supreme Court, on Friday, struck out a suit instituted against the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), seeking to enforce the zoning and rotatory policy in the 2023 presidential election. In a unanimous judgement…

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Canadian Actor, Ryan Grantham Sentenced To Life Imprisonment For Killing His Mother

Canadian Actor, Ryan Grantham Sentenced To Life Imprisonment For Killing His Mother

Spread the love          Former “Riverdale” actor Ryan Grantham has been sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole for the first 14 years, after admitting to murdering his mother and also plotting to assassinate…

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EFCC Can Freeze State Govt’s Accounts -Appeal Court Rules

EFCC Can Freeze State Govt’s Accounts -Appeal Court Rules

Spread the love          The Federal Court of Appeal, Makurdi Division, has overturned the judgment of the Federal High Court, Makurdi holding the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, from freezing the account of Benue State Government…

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ASUU Strike: Law Student Drags Buhari, 36 Govs To Court

ASUU Strike: Law Student Drags Buhari, 36 Govs To Court

Spread the love          A final year law student at the Benue State University, Soohemba Agatha Aker has filed a lawsuit before a Federal High Court against President Muhammadu Buhari, and the 36 state governors over alleged…

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Former US President, Donald Trump Sued For Fraud

Former US President, Donald Trump Sued For Fraud

Spread the love          The attorney general of New York has filed a lawsuit against former president Donald Trump and his corporation, saying that some of their most valuable assets, including real estate in Manhattan, Chicago, and…

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ASUU Will Appeal Court Order On Friday – Falana

ASUU Will Appeal Court Order On Friday – Falana

Spread the love          The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) will file a notice of appeal before the Appellate Court in Abuja on Friday in an effort to get an interlocutory injunction and overturn the National…

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House Democrats Introduce Bill To Expand U.S. Appeals Courts

House Democrats Introduce Bill To Expand U.S. Appeals Courts

Spread the love          Democratic lawmakers have introduced legislation to add another 51 judges to the country’s federal appeals courts, a move they say is necessary to reduce case backlogs but that would also give President Joe…

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$16m Bribe: China Ex-justice Minister, Fu Zhenghua Jailed For Life

$16m Bribe: China Ex-justice Minister, Fu Zhenghua Jailed For Life

Spread the love          China’s former justice minister Fu Zhenghua, who spearheaded several corruption-fighting campaigns, has been jailed for bribery. Fu pleaded guilty in July to accepting 117 million yuan ($14.7m; $16.5m) in gifts and money for…

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Lawyer, Monday Ubani Threatens Lawsuit Against FG Over Ponmo Ban 

Lawyer, Monday Ubani Threatens Lawsuit Against FG Over Ponmo Ban 

Spread the love          Monday Ubani, the chairman of the Nigerian Bar Association’s Section on Public Interest and Development Law, has vowed to file a suit against the Federal Government if it bans cowhide, often known as…

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