EndSARS Killing: PDP proposes national truth commission
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has charged President Muhammadu Buhari to set up an independent national truth commission on the reported killing of peaceful protesters by security agencies and alleged recruiting of hoodlums....
Security Council talks tough on EndSARS protest
As state judicial panels of inquiry probe allegations of brutality against police, the National Security Council, yesterday, vowed to take decisive measures to avert a repeat of the EndSARS protest and to confront insecurity in parts of the country.
Coalition decries inability to access N50bn CBN creative industry loan
The Coalition of Nigerian Entertainers has decried the inability of its members to access the N50 billion Creative Industry Loans being coordinated by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN).
Malami submits list of MDAs with accommodation problem
Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, has transmitted a list of ministries, departments and agencies (MDAs) with office accommodation challenge to President Muhammadu Buhari for prompt action.
US court rules against Nigeria in $10 billion P&ID case
A court in the United States has ruled against Nigeria's wish to claim over $10 billion in its ongoing dispute with the Process & Industrial Developments Ltd (P&ID), a British Virgin Islands-registered company. U.S. District Judge Paul Engelmayer in New York granted the hedge fund’s motion, overturning a ruling from May and quashing subpoenas issued…
FG gives panel six months to dispose forfeited assets
The Federal Government has given the Committee on Disposal of Forfeited Assets six months to sell off properties in its possession.
Malami gives committee 6 months to dispose of forfeited assets to FG
The Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, SAN, on Monday, inaugurated an inter-ministerial committee on the disposal of forfeited assets to the Federal Government. Malami said the composition of the inter-ministerial committee was approved by President Muhammadu Buhari on Oct. 27. The 22-member committee according to the minister has six months within which to dispose of…
Court grants Ajulo leave to sue NDDC for misapplication of N40b
A Federal High Court, Abuja presided over by Justice A. I. Chikere has granted leave to constitutional lawyer and human rights activist, Olukayode Ajulo, to sue the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) for failure to grant his Freedom of Information Act (FoI) requests.
Youth empowerment catalyst for national development, says Malami
Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami (SAN), has said that empowerment of youths boosts national development.
Malami aloof as Bagudu’s supporters tip Gwandu for Kebbi 2023 guber
When recently members of Bagudu Campaign Organisation decided to announce their support for Dr. Nasir Idris-Kaura Gwandu for the 2023 Kebbi State governorship, it left a lot of questions hanging: Were they speaking for their principal, Governor Atiku Bagudu....
FG pledges to end crimes against journalists, others
• Malami hails report on Nigeria The Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami (SAN), has said that the Federal Government is committed to ending impunity for crimes against members of the public, including journalists. He also hailed the 2020 global report on impunity for crimes against journalists, which was…