Chief Mike Ozekhome
Is hate speech bill 2019 an indictment of National Orientation Agency?
The bill which seeks to enact an Act of the National Assembly titled “National Commission for the Prohibition of Hate Speeches (Establishment) Bill...
Akpoti prays court to disqualify Bello from Kogi guber race
A governorship aspirant in Kogi State, Natasha Akpoti, has prayed a Federal High Court in Abuja to disqualify Governor Yahaya Bello as a candidate in the November 16 governorship election.
Ozekhome faults presidential tribunal, says it’ll encourage corruption
The lead counsel to the Peoples Democratic Party’s (PDP) presidential candidate at the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal in Abuja, Chief Mike Ozekhome (SAN) said the case between Atiku Abubakar..
Experts proffer escape route for Nigeria on $9.6bn judgment debt
Although the Federal Government is reportedly considering negotiating its way out of the $9.6 billion United Kingdom (UK) judgment debt, stakeholders in the oil and gas industry...
NGO sues AGF over contract award
The Incorporated Trustees of a Non-Governmental Organization (NGO), Cadrell Advocacy Centre has approached a Federal High Court in Lagos for an order directing the Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) to withdraw the letter, awarding contract to a firm, the Dredging International Services Nigeria Limited for dredging of the Warri Channel. The claimant in the…
Jang’s case adjourned to April 9
A plateau State High Court handling the alleged N6.3 billion fraud case involving a former governor of the state, Senator Jonah Jang, yesterday, adjourned until April 9 and 10 for the prosecuting Counsel to complete their prosecution. Jang and Yusuf Pam, a former cashier in the Government House, were arraigned by the Economic and Financial…
Buhari has finally suspended the constitution, says Ozekhome
A constitutional lawyer and human rights activist, Chief Mike Ozekhome (SAN), has described the suspension of the CJN by President Muhammadu Buhari as the most despicable...
Kashamu: We’ll retrieve Ogun from impostors – PDP
Following the display of names of candidates of the Buruji Kashamu faction of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Ogun State Chapter by the Independent National Electoral...
Padding is not an offence, says Speaker Dogara
Embattled Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, yesterday brushed aside calls for him to step aside following allegation by the former chairman, House Committee on Appropriation, Abdulmumini Jibrin, that he (Dogara) was involved in the padding of the 2016 budget to the tune of Billions of Naira.