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N1.64bn Fraud: Nyame knows fate Feb 14

Stories by Vivian Okejeme Abuja A former governor of Taraba State, Jolly Nyame, who is being prosecuted by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, before Justice Adebukola Banjoko of the Federal Capital Territory, FCT High Court, Gudu on a ...

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Diezani to forfeit $153m to FG, court orders

Stories by Vivian Okejeme Abuja Justice Muslim Hassan of a Federal High Court, Lagos Division, has ordered the alleged siphoned $153,310,000, by a former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke, from the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC and stashed ...

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2017: Aye ! Aye!! The sails are set

Gloria Mabeiam His clothes were rumpled and smelled of dust. The frail, scrawny man must have journeyed so far –kilometres, miles, who knows? He seems to still have some way to go but clearly lacked direction.’ Hello, can I help ...

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As Nigerians dine

Ballason Gloria Mabeiam .On Tuesday 20th December,2016,  House of Justice will play host to some of Nigeria’s finest at her 2016 annual dinner and awards evening. In the preceding months, so much effort has been put in place for this ...

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NJC sanctions Justice Ononogbo, Gummi

Stories by Vivian Okejeme Abuja The National Judicial Council rose from its two-day meeting on Friday, sanctioning two Judges. The council, headed by the Acting Chief Justice Walter Onnoghen, recommended the dismissal of Justice Ugbo Ononogbo of the Abia state ...

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Court remands 10 over N25m robbery

Stories by Vivian Okejeme Abuja Justice Yusuf Halilu of a High Court of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Jabi Division, has ordered 10 persons arraigned before the court on a four-count criminal charge of armed robbery, theft and illegal possession ...

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Much ado about everything

Ballason Gloria Mabeiam And what a week it was: Of mourning, Trumps triumph and everything in between. This column joins with all well-meaning Nigerians to pay respect to the souls of the deceased gallant soldiers who died in the North ...

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Corruption is illegal, illegitimate – AGF

The Attorney General of Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr. Abubakar Malami (SAN), has maintained that corruption is one of the biggest impediments to national development in the country, describing the act as illegal and illegitimate. Malami stated this at ...

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N40bn fraud: FG rearraigns Nyako, others

Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has rearraigned the former governor of Adamawa state, Admiral Murtala Nyako (retd), his son, Abdulaziz Nyako and seven others before a Federal High Court in Abuja, for allegedly embezzling the sum of N40Billion while ...

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Courts convict 245 persons in Benin

Two hundred and forty-five persons were convicted by two separate Mobile Courts on Saturday in Benin for violation of the state’s Sanitation and Pollution Management Law No 5 of 2010. The two courts sat at Ramat Park and Sapele roads ...

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FCT signs sentencing guidelines into law

Stories by Vivian Okejeme Abuja Chief Judge of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) High Court, Justice Ishaq Bello, has signed into law sentencing guidelines and practice direction for Judges in the FCT. While receiving books from the office of the ...

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