Court fixes date to rule on Olisa Metuh’s alleged N400m fraud
The Federal High Court in Abuja on Tuesday fixed February 25, 2020, to deliver judgement in the N400 million fraud charge against a former spokesperson of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Olisa Metuh. Justice Okon Abang on Tuesday fixed the date for judgement after taking arguments from lawyers in the matter which lasted for about…
Court adjourns trial of Dasuki, others for alleged N19b fraud to Dec 11
A federal Capital Territory (FCT) High Court has adjourned till December 11,2019 the trial of former National Security Adviser (NSA), Colonel Sambo Dasuki (rtd), and four others for alleged misappropriation of N19.4 billion arms funds.
Metuh: Court to hear application of alleged misrepresentation by EFCC
The Federal High Court Abuja has fixed Oct. 7 to hear an application by former National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Olisa Metuh alleging misrepresentation of facts by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, (EFCC).
Appeal Court orders release of Dasuki from detention
The Court of Appeal in Abuja has declared the continued detention of former National Security Adviser (NSA), Col. Sambo Dasuki (rtd), by the Department of State Services (DSS) as illegal, unlawful and unconstitutional.
CAN urges FG to release El-Zakzaky, Dasuki, others
President of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Reverend Samson Olasupo Ayokunle at the weekend urged the Federal Government to release leader of Shi’a Islamic Movement in Nigeria, Ibraheem El-Zakzaky, former National Security Adviser (NSO), Sambo Dasuki and others still in detention. The association also enjoined the government to ensure the release of Leah Sharibu…
Court hears Okupe’s alleged receipt of N702m windfall from Dasuki
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) yesterday opened its case against Dr. Doyin Okupe, former Senior Special Assistant to erstwhile President Goodluck Jonathan.
Buhari not wanted on this journey
Until after the election of Saturday, we are denied the prescience to tabulate its winner and losers and thus the nation’s president in the next four years.
Court revokes Obadina’s bail in Sambo Dasuki’s case
Justice Nnamdi Dimgba of the Federal High Court, Abuja yesterday revoked Managing Director of Almond Properties Limited, Olugbenga Obadina’s bail. He also ordered that Obadina, who has been standing trial on an eight-count charge bordering on money laundering, be remanded in Kuje Prison pending the next trial date scheduled for January 30 and 31, 2019.…
Again, Dasuki seeks indefinite suspension of trial
The former National Security Adviser, Col. Sambo Dasuki (rtd), has again filed an application seeking indefinite suspension of his trial until...
Metele as price of national swindle
Aside from the occasional death of soldiers in their battle against Boko Haram, the nation is now confronted in Metele with a seeming culmination of the military’s losses to the insurgents in the north-east. The government has often fumed at the obduracy of its traducers who instead of trumpeting the wonders of its military in…