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Ex-ICAN Boss Okpareke Drags ICAN To Court

The former President, Institute of Chartered Accountant of Nigeria, (ICAN), Dr Catherine Okpareke has dragged ...

NULGE Chairman Docked For N17.5m Fraud

Otsapa Ubani Otsapa, chairman of the National Union of Local Government Employees (NULGE), Ado Local Governmen...

$70,000 Theft: Polaris Bank Hacker Eric Nnamdi Obulo Jailed For One Year

Eric Nnamdi Obulo, the man who hacked into Polaris Bank Computer and stole $70,000, has been jailed for one ye...

Senator Ndume Left Hanging As Bonded Former Chairman Of PRTT Maina Goes Missing, EFCC Not Amused And Wants Punishment

The senator representing Borno south, Ali Ndume,  yesterday told a federal high court in Abuja that ...

Diri Escapes: Appeal Court Upholds His Election As Bayelsa Governor

The Appeal Court had upheld the election of Douye Diri as Governor of Bayelsa State.The court nullified an ear...

Appointment Of FCT High Court Judges: Buhari Wins 15 Senior Advocates Of Nigeria In Court

A suit filed by a group consisting of 15 Senior Advocates of Nigeria, (SANs), challenging the selection of 21 ...

Mailafia Suffers Setback In Court As His Suit To Stop Being Investigated By The Police Is Dismissed

The lawsuit filed by former deputy governor of Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Obadiah Mailafia ...

98 Years In Prison For N49m Theft: First Bank Staff Oreoluwa Adesakin Jailed For Stealing

A busted staff of First Bank of Nigeria Limited, Oreoluwa Adesakin, has been convicted for fraud and handed a ...

All 36 States Drag Buhari To Supreme Court Over Executive Order On Funding Of Courts

All 36 states of the federation have filed a suit at the Supreme Court to challenge the Presidential Exec...

Senator Elisha Abbo Fined N50m By FCT High Court For Assaulting Osimibibra Warmate In 2019

The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) High Court in Maitama, has ordered Adamawa senator, Elisha Abbo, to p...

Justice Ekwo Admonishes President Buhari Over Selection Process Of 11 Newly Appointed High Court Judges

 Justice Inyang Edem  Ekwo (below) of the federal high court in Abuja has admonished President...

Nigerian Customs Service Board And Its Chairman Suffer Major Set Back As Appellate Court Upholds N3.82 Billion And $4.95 Million Judgments Against Both

  The Nigerian Customs Service Board (NCSB) and its Chairman has been handed a black eye by the C...

AGF Malami Wades Into More Hot Water As Monday Ubani And Others Sue Him Over Amendment Of The Rules Of Professional Conduct For Legal Practitioners

Monday Ubani (show above), former vice-president of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) along with a collation ...

Jailed For Rape: Pastor Basil Princewill Loses Appeal

The Court of Appeal, Abuja, on Tuesday, upheld the conviction and sentencing of Pastor Basil Princewill, for r...

Group Of Lawyers Start Petition To Have Minister Of Justice Abubakar Malami Stripped Of Senior Advocate Of Nigeria Title

A group of lawyers have started a petition seeking to strip Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF) and ...

Etete’s Malabu Oil Company Accused Of Cornering The Sum Of $401.5m Paid From Nigeria's Escrow Account

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), on Tuesday, re-arraigned Malabu Oil and Gas Limited on a ...

Justice Taiwo Taiwo Blows Hot Over Stand-off With IG, Warns NPF Must Produce Arrested Opuama Or Face Dire Consequences

The stand-off between Justice Taiwo Taiwo of the Federal High Court in Abuja  and  the Insp...