Court jails two ‘whistle blowers’ in Port Harcourt

Justice I.M. Sani of the Federal High Court sitting in Port Harcourt, Rivers State has convicted and sentenced two false whistle blowers: Dominic Okem...

Court Adjourns El-Zakzaky’s ‘Secret Trial’ To March 31

A Kaduna State High Court has adjourned the ‘secret trial’ of the leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, and his...

BREAKING: Supreme Court Judge, Ngwuta dies

Supreme Court Justice, Sylvester Ngwuta is dead. Sources at the apex court confirmed that Ngwuta died in the early morning of Sunday in his...

Supreme Court hears Dickson’s appeal against disqualification suit

The Supreme Court has fixed Monday to hear the appeal filed by Senator Seriake Dickson, the immediate past Governor of Bayelsa State against a...

Supreme court rules on Rivers APC crisis

After 6 years of internal crisis, the Supreme Court has cleared all the hurdles hampering the progress of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in...

Jimoh Ibrahim wins bid to recover seized assets

The Federal High Court, Abuja, on Monday, set aside the interim order through which the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) seized property belonging...

Woman Assaulted By Police Officers During Lockdown Awarded N5m In Damages

A Federal High Court sitting in Osogbo has awarded N5 million in damages against the Nigeria Police Force and the Inspector General of Police...

Out-of-court settlement collapses in Governor Ortom’s N10 billion suit against Adams Oshiomhole

The out-of-court settlement sought by the former National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Mr. Adams Oshiomhole, in the N10billion libel suit filed...

Appeal court dismisses suit filed by Senator Olujimi-backed PDP faction against Ayo Fayose’s group

The Appeal Court sitting in Ado Ekiti, the Ekiti State capital, yesterday dismissed the suit filed by the caucus loyal to the Senator representing...

Wife Of Man, Umoh illegally Detained For Criticising Akwa Ibom Government Cries Out, Seeks...

ANigerian woman residing in the United Kingdom, Perfecta Da Zion Umoh, has accused the Akwa Ibom State government of illegally detaining her husband. Perfecta said...

74 Political Parties Drag INEC, DSIEC To Court To Stop March 6 Delta Council...

The Advance Congress of Democrats (ACD), Alliance Of Social Democrats (ASD), Change Advocacy Party (CAP), Save Nigeria Congress (SNC) and 70 other political parties...

Man remanded for ‘rape, abortion’ of 12-year-old’s pregnancy

A Chief Magistrates’ Court in Dutse, the Jigawa State capital, on Monday, ordered the remand of a 55-year-old man, Ibrahim Jallo, in a correctional...

Judge lambasts prosecutor for delaying Offa bank robbery trial

Justice Haleema Salman, the trial Judge in the April 5, 2018 Offa bank robbery case, in Kwara, has blamed prosecution for the seeming delay...

Benue Court Remands 17-Year-Old For Setting Boyfriend Ablaze

A17-year-old-girl, Esther Alex, who set her boyfriend ablaze in Benue State has been arraigned in a magistrates’ court by the police. The first information report...

Female serial fraudster jailed for visa fraud

An Akure Magistrate Court has sentenced a female serial fraudster, Owolabi Omolola, to two-year imprisonment for defrauding one Ayodele Ayeni to the tune of...

Court dismisses certificate forgery suit against Obaseki

Eric Ikhilae, Abuja Bisi Olaniyi,  A Federal High Court in Abuja on Friday dismissed the alleged certificate forgery suit brought against Governor Godwin Obaseki of...

Sowore will sue Nigeria police for torture, says Falana

HUMAN rights lawyer, Mr. Femi Falana, on Saturday said he had received instructions from the Convener of the #RevolutionNow movement, Mr. Omoyele Sowore, to...

CJN to swear in 72 new SANS December 14

Eric Ikhilae, Abuja The Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Ibrahim Muhammad will on December 14, 2020, administer the oath on the 72 lawyers recently...

Three men arraigned for ‘theft of 48 phones’

Three men, Victor Arowolo, 30, Joseph Dada, 23, and Taiwo Omoloye, 43, were on Wednesday arraigned before an Ado-Ekiti Chief Magistrates’ Court for alleged...

CJN: Nigeria needs good lawyers to resist tyranny, expand jurisprudence

The Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Tanko Muhammad, has said there is a need for more cerebral legal practitioners to emerge in Nigeria in...
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