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24 Feb 2020
A prosecution witness, Insp. Lare Zekeri, told an FCT High Court on Monday that late Ogah Jumbo, an official of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps...
24 Sep 2019
I honestly think that is the ideal situation but in reality, it looks practically impossible. This is so giving the constitutional provisions relating to the appointment of judicial...
14 Sep 2019
A Lawyer, Mr Leo Ekpenyong has filed a suit in the FCT High Court, Maitama, against Baze University, Abuja over the refusal of the institution to review his 2019 trimester results.
9 Sep 2019
The FCT High Court on Monday resumed regular Court activities marking the end of the annual vacation. The vacation which began on July 8 and ended on Friday, Sept.6, was announced via a circular and signed by the Chief Judge of FCT High Court, Justice Ishaq Bello.
13 Aug 2019
This pre-election Appeal turns on the issue of “territorial jurisdiction” - whether the High Court of the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja (FCT High Court), has jurisdiction...
28 Mar 2019
Justice A.O. Otaluka of the FCT High Court, sitting in Apo yesterday has sentenced one Clement Joseph, a.k.a. Dr. Omale to 97 years prison term with no option of fine.
25 Mar 2019
Justice Sunday Aladetoyinbo of the FCT High Court sitting in Maitama, on Wednesday struck out a case of murder filed against a former police officer, Gabriel Achimi, for lack of diligent prosecution. Achimi, 37, was charged with the murder of Ishaku Musa, a commercial motorcycle rider, at Gishiri junction, Abuja. Delivering judgment, Justice Aladetoyinbo, frowned…
1 Jan 2019
Victor Ndoma-Egba, Chairman of Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) board and All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate for the Cross River Central Senatorial District for the 2019 poll, spoke to ADAMU ABUH Would you say that NDDC gets it’s monetary allocations as at when due? I have been chairman for two years, but I would like to…
14 Feb 2018
An FCT High Court, Maitama, has discharged and acquitted a 43-year-old man, Yakubu Bulus, charged with culpable homicide. Justice Peter Affen, in his judgment, held that the prosecution failed to prove its case beyond reasonable doubt. “The prosecution must establish beyond reasonable doubt that it was the act of the defendant that caused the death…


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Taylor Swift on Wednesday received an honorary degree from New York University. The singer received a Doctor of Fine Arts, honoris causa, and delivered the commencement speech to the 2022 graduates at the Yankee Stadium. NYU awarded the Red singer the degree after Rolling Stone magazine writer Brittany Spanos gave a course on Swift's musical legacy. The…
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The All Progressives Congress (APC) has rescheduled its governorship and House of Representatives primary elections to Thursday, May 26.
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Disney+ has released the trailer for Marvel's She-Hulk: Attorney at Law. The new Marvel series stars as She-Hulk/Jennifer Walters, a lawyer specialising in superhuman-oriented legal cases. At The Walt Disney Company's 2022 Upfront presentation in New York on Tuesday, the show's executive producer Kevin Feige, president of Marvel Studios and chief creative officer of Marvel,…
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Squid Game creator Hwang Dong-hyuk, has hinted that the show's second season maybe even more dramatic than its first.  The creator speaking to Variety revealed that the second season of the famed Korean series would question whether humanity can conquer all as a united front.  He said, "Humanity is going to be put to a test…
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The United States reopened its embassy in Kyiv Wednesday after closing it for three months due to the Russian invasion of Ukraine, the State Department said.