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Negligence: Nija Save Nigeria slams N1bn suit against Kano, FG

Jude Johnson    The Nija Save Nigeria,  a Non-governmental Organization (NGO) dedicated solely to fight injustice and maltreatment of Nigerians has sued the Kano and the Federal Government for N1 billion for negligence at the Federal High Court, Abuja.   In a suit No.FHC/ABJ/CS/722/2018 dated July 10, 2018 , filed on their behalf by

Court orders two military officers, three firms to forfeit N200m

A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos has ordered that the sum of N200 million allegedly fraudulently warehoused in some commercial banks by two military officers, and their three companies, be temporarily forfeited to the Federal Government of Nigeria, pending the outcome of investigations. According to the Economic and Financial Crimes

FG arraigns Suswam over illegal possession of arms

•Gets N500m bail Jude Johnson  The Federal Government has arraigned the former Governor of Benue State, Mr. Gabriel Suswam, before the Federal High Court in Abuja on a three-count criminal charge bordering on his alleged illegal possession of fire arms. Suswam who has been in the Department of State Service (DSS) custody since June

Apex Court quashes Saraki’s false asset declaration charges

Jude Johnson The Supreme Court has quashed the false asset declaration charges brought against the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, by the Federal government. In its judgment delivered on Friday, Justice Centus Chima Nweze set aside the decision of the Court of Appeal and affirmed the decision of the Code of Conduct Tribunal

Breaking: After a decade of trial, Court jails Sen. Dariye for 14 years

Jude Johnson The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) High Court sitting in Gudu, Abuja has sentenced the former Plateau State Governor, Sen. Joshua Dariye to 14 years in prison after a decade of trial. Dariye was on Tuesday convicted and sentenced by Justice Adebukola Banjoko to 14 years imprisonment for criminal breach of

Allow me travel abroad for treatment, Metuh begs court

Oluwatosin Komolafe   The former National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Olisa Metuh, on Wednesday approached the Federal High Court in Abuja with an application seeking the release of his International Passport to enable him travel abroad for medical attention. The former PDP spokesman, in his application moved by