Saturday, January 16, 2021

Law

British Court seizes £211m looted by Abacha

A British court has seized 211,000,000 million pounds looted by the former Nigerian dictator and military head of state, General Sani Abacha. According to report by the UK Metro,...

JAMB’s Missing N36m: Court adjourns case till June 3

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission ( EFCC), has arraigned Philomina Chieshe, the woman who claimed that the missing N36million of the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) funds in her custody...

JAMB: Woman who claimed snake swallowed N35m to be arraigned

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) will on Friday, arraign an official of the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB), Philomina Chieshe over the missing N35 million proceeds in her custody.

Reinstate Mounir Gwarzo immediately -Court orders

The National Industrial Court, Abuja on Thursday ordered the  immediate reinstatement of  Mounir Gwarzo, the suspended Director-General of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), back to his position. Justice...

Court grants Naira Marley N2m bail

A Federal High Court in Lagos on Thursday granted bail in the sum of two million naira and two sureties to a musician, Azeez Fashola (a.k.a Naira Marley), facing cyber crime charges.

“It was a tortuous journey permitted by God…” Azibaola

Ex - President Goodluck Jonathan's cousin, Robert Azibaola, has expressed gratitude to God as the Federal High Court Sitting in Abuja discharged and acquitted him of the 2-counts money laundering charges filed...

Breaking: Ex-president Jonathan’s cousin Robert Azibaola discharged and acquitted of alleged $40m fraud

The Federal High Court Sitting in Abuja has discharged and acquitted ex - President Jonathan's cousin, Robert Azibaola, of the 2-counts money laundering charges filed against him by the Economic and Financial...

Magu drags 247Ureport to court, seeks N5bn damages

Mr Ibrahim Magu, Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), on Friday dragged 247Ureport, an online media and its Editor-In-Chief to court, demanding N5 billion in damages.

Breaking: Court upholds ruling setting aside judgment allowing APC to field candidates in Zamfara

The Supreme court has upheld the ruling of the Appeal Court that set aside the judgment delivered by the Zamfara High Court allowing the All Progressives Congress (APC) to field candidates in...

Painter remanded for raping 17-year-old girl

A Magistrates’ Court in Minna on Thursday ordered that a painter, Zubairu Apaila, be remanded in prison, for allegedly raping a 17-year-old girl. The police charged Apaila, 23, with...