BREAKING: FG Identifies 73 Nigerians in Tanzanian Prisons, Ready To Evacuate 60

Abike Dabiri-Erewa Evacuation of Nigerians in Tanzanian Prisons

…Plus How 73 Nigerians in Tanzanian Prisons Cost Country 330,000 (Tanzania) Shillings Court Fees for Each The Federal Government of Nigeria has reacted to reports on lamentations by Nigerians in Tanzanian prisons. Sequel to the reports circulating in the media on the matter, the Nigerian authorities noted that it became expedient to clarify the issues at stake. In a statement ...

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Conviction: Police Launch Manhunt for All Guests at Funke Akindele’s Party

Funke Akindele and Husband

….Full Gist of How Funke Akindele, Her husband were Convicted for Violating Lagos Restriction Orders On 6th April, 2020 at about 1100hours, Funke Akindele Bello and her husband Abdul Rasheed Bello were arraigned in Chief Magistrate Court 1 Ogba on one count charge bordering on violation of Lagos State restriction orders. The Street Reporters Newspaper gathered that they were taken ...

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Fears of COVID-19 Outbreak in Custodial Centres Grip Stakeholders, Want President Buhari to Act Fast

Fears of COVID-19 Outbreak in Custodial Centres Grip Stakeholders, Want President Buhari to Act Fast 1

Worried by the high number of inmates in Nigeria’s Custodial centres across the country amid ravaging Coronavirus pandemic, stakeholders have recommended urgent action that must be taken by President Muhammadu Buhari and State governments to avert a disaster waiting to happen. The stakeholders, including the Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola, Controller-General of Corrections,  Ja’afaru Ahmed, Attorney General and Minister of ...

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Ecobank in Stock Fraud Mess: Court Convicts Staff, Bank

Ecobank Logo

Court Orders Ecobank to Refund N13 to Customer A Federal High Court sitting in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, has found Ecobank and a staff of the bank, Ekpe Sunday, of fraud. Both the Bank and the staff were prosecuted by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) and convicted by Justice Ijeoma Ojukwu. The staff was charged with a two-count ...

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APC Crisis: Confusion As Court of Appeal Reconvenes, Rules on Oshiomhole’s Case

Adams Oshiomhole

…Earlier High Court Approved an Acting National Chairman for APC A reconstituted Court of Appeal in Abuja Monday stayed the order of the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, High Court which restrained Comrade Adams Oshiomhole from continuing in office as the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC. This is even as another Court approved an Acting National Chairman for ...

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BREAKING: Oshiomhole’s Fate Unknown as Court Fails to Hear Appeal

Adams Oshiomhole Edo APC

Appeal Hearing Postponed Indefinitely The Court of Appeal, Abuja, on Monday failed to hear the scheduled hearing in the appeal by the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole. The court had, last week sent notices of hearing to parties in the appeal, Abuja Business Reports reports. However, on Monday, a panel of three Justices led by ...

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Trouble Looming as Ekiti Obas Tackle Alaafin of Oyo, Writes Makinde

Alaafin of Oyo

His Majesty Oba Lamidi Adeyemi, The Alaafin of Oyo is in the eye of the storm as Ekiti State Council of Traditional Rulers has written to the Oyo State Governor, Engr. Oluseyi Makinde over the Alaafin’s alleged undue interference in the internal affairs of Ekiti Obas. The chairman of Ekiti State Council of Traditional Rulers, HRM Oba Adebanji Ajibade Alabi ...

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Dethroned Emir Sanusi II Drags Kano Govt, AGF Others to Court

Dethroned Emir Muhammed Sanusi II

…Sanusi wants court to declare his banishment illegal, unlawful, unconstitutional, null and void The former governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and dethroned Emir of Kano, Alhaji Sanusi Lamido Sanusi has formally dragged the Kano State government and Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) before a Federal High Court Abuja, over his unlawful banishment to Nasarawa State. Sanusi ...

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