Can President Buhari fight corruption without support of judiciary?
Under the miasma of Covid-19, the Nigerian Supreme Court managed to dish out another questionable judgement. If their justices reached their recent decision in UDE JONES UDEOGU V. FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA & others, SC/622c/2019 under the impression that Nigerians ...
NLRC says it's on the same page with Supreme Court for quashing 12 year jail term on senator Kalu
The Nigerian Law Reform Commission ( NLRC ) has endorsed the Supreme Court Judgement quashing 12 - year jail term slammed on Senator Orji Uzor Kalu by Justice Mohammed Idris on the 5th of December 2019 as the right way to go.
When Nigeria’s slow wheel of justice caught up with Uzor Kalu
After a 12-year trial period, Orji Uzor Kalu, a former governor of Abia State and Chief Whip of the Senate, was yesterday brought to book for offences committed against his people.
FG inspects 64 coaches in China for rail projects
The Federal Government has inspected 64 coaches under construction in China for the various rail projects in Nigeria with 10 coaches to be delivered in June for Abuja-Kaduna rail corridor.
Boko Haram: NGO lauds military’s successes
Non-Violent Peace Initiative (NVPI), a Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO) has commended the Nigerian Army over successes recorded in the counter-insurgency campaign and peace restoration in the North-East.
Court scolds former governor Uzor Kalu over absence from trial
Justice Mohammed Idris of the Federal High Court, Lagos, yesterday berated former governor of Abia State, Dr. Orji Kalu, for absenting himself from the continuation of his alleged N7.65 billion fraud trial.
Court sentences fake surety to 22 years imprisonment
Justice Mohammed Idris of the Federal High Court, Lagos has sentenced Ibikunle John Olusakin, to 22 years imprisonment for forgery and standing as fake surety for one Emmanuel Nweke.
Court orders airline, four airport officials to open defence in alleged $1.63m theft
A Federal High Court, Ikoyi, Lagos, has issued a directive that Emirates Airline, alongside four airport officials should open their defence on June 21 in the $1.63 million theft charge instituted against them by the Federal Government of Nigeria (FGN).