3 Jun 2019
An Algerian prosecutor requested Monday that a business tycoon linked to ousted leader Abdelaziz Bouteflika be sentenced to 18 months in prison for "forgery", according to an AFP correspondent. Ali Haddad, who owns Algeria's largest private construction company, has been detained since his arrest on March 31 while trying to cross into Tunisia, days before…
9 Mar 2019
Justice Inyang Ekwo of the Federal High Court, Abuja yesterday dismissed the suit seeking to disqualify Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State from contesting today’s governorship election. The suit filed by one Elvis Chinda had accused Wike of alleged birth certificate forgery. The Court however dismissed the suit while ruling on the preliminary objection filed…
3 Mar 2018
The Public Relations Officer of the Sokoto State Police Command, ASP Cordelia Nwawe, yesterday paraded five persons, including two employees of a bank for their alleged involvement in the procurement of forged National identity cards for new customers to open accounts. She gave the names of the two bankers as Mudassiru Taofeeq and Perez Percy…
7 Feb 2018
The High Court of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja has sentenced a senior official of the University of Ibadan, Mr. Adedeji Taiwo, to three and half years imprisonment for forging the signature of the former executive secretary of the National Universities Commission (NUC), Prof. Julius Okojie. Taiwo was araigned in July 2016 before Justice…
11 Oct 2016
Nigerians lawyers have expressed divergent views about the withdrawal of the forgery and conspiracy suit filed against the senate president, Bukola Saraki, his deputy, Ike Ekweremadu and two others.
14 Aug 2016
Sir: Undoubtedly, Nigeria still suffers from abysmal service delivery, despite the numerous resources at her disposal, several reforms and; other policy initiatives formulated to address the issue.
9 Jul 2016
A Federal High Court sitting in Jos has invited, for oral evidence, the Registrar of the University of Jos, Jilli Dandam, over a certificate forgery suit filed by an APC aspirant ...
26 Jun 2016
Supporters of both Saraki and Ekweremadu called the Like Minds, have resolved to break the harmonious working relationship that had existed between the two arms of government.
20 Jun 2016
Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, said yesterday that he had no knowledge of the charges reported to have been filed against him over the allegation of forgery of the rules of the Senate.
7 May 2016
Even among thieves, there is said to be honour, but ongoing investigations by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) into financial misdemeanors is throwing strange cases of short-changing among friends in the People Democratic Party (PDP).