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May 19, 2018 3:16 PM Bauchi Assembly Speaker faults Dogara, others over court action

The Speaker of the Bauchi state House of Assembly, Alhaji Kawuwa Damuna (APC) on Saturday in Bauchi declared that members who dragged the All Progressives Congress (APC) to court are enemies of the party. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Damuna was reacting to court a injunction secured by the Speaker, House of Representatives, Mr Yakubu 20

May 16, 2018 6:46 PM FIFA reduces ban on former Thai football chief

A five-year ban issued to ex-Thai football chief Worawi Makudi for “forgery and falsification” was cut by 18 months on appeal Wednesday, FIFA said. Worawi was suspended from all football-related activites in October 2016 following his conviction of forgery in a Thai court and for failing to cooperate with a FIFA investigation. Worawi was a FIFA executive 25

May 15, 2018 6:26 PM Omo-Agege: Falana urges Senate to withdraw appeal

Human right lawyer, Femi Falana (SAN), has urged the Senate to withdraw the appeal it filed against the judgment of a Federal High Court, which declared the suspension of Senator Ovie Omo-Agege as illegal. Falana said this in a statement issued in Lagos on Tuesday titled: “Senate’s commendable obedience of rule of law”. The statement read in part: “notwithstanding 21

May 15, 2018 12:17 PM Alleged non-declaration of assets: CCT frees Justice NgwutaThe Sun News

The Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT), on Tuesday, stopped the trial of Justice Sylvester Ngwuta on charges of non-declaration of assets. A two-man panel of the CCT, in a ruling, on Tuesday agreed with the argument of Justice Ngwuta that, as a serving Justice of the Supreme Court, he could not be tried in any court or tribunal, except after he had been subjected 20

May 12, 2018 2:29 AM ...Imo APC secretariat set on fireThe Sun News

The Imo State APC Secretariat along Okigwe road was yesterday evening set on fire by yet to identified persons ahead of the Local Government Congress of the party scheduled to hold tomorrow. Although the fire outbreak only affected the interior part of the building while the external structure was spared. When Saturday Sun visited the Secretariat at 6:30pm amidst 29

May 11, 2018 5:23 AM Senate appeals court ruling nullifying Senator Omo-Agege’s suspension

The Senate has filed a notice of appeal and a stay of execution on a High Court judgement, nullifying the suspension of Senator Ovie Omo-Agege. Olu Onemola, an aide to the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, made this known, Thursday evening, in a statement. “The Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, Coram Nnamdi Dimgba .J. in a judgment delivered today 24

May 9, 2018 12:00 PM Germany to deport Tunisian terrorist suspect after failed appealsThe Sun News

German security officials say they are deporting a Tunisian terrorist suspect to his home country. The man, identified as Haikel S, is accused of preparing to carry out an attack in Germany on behalf of the Islamic State terrorist group. He has also been classed as a terrorist threat by Tunisian authorities. He narrowly avoided deportation in July 2017, and has been held since 20

May 2, 2018 1:28 PM Biafra: Zionists order mass return May 30

The pro-group Biafra Zionists Federation (BZF), on Wednesday, called for mass return of all indigenes of the defunct Biafra back home on May 30, this year. May 30 coincides with same date that the late Biafra hero, Dim Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu, had also declared a Republic of Biafra, decades ago. Addressing a press conference, in Enugu, Enugu State 21

April 30, 2018 7:07 PM SERAP reacts to Nwobike’s one-month jail term, says sentence light

The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has reacted to the conviction and sentencing of Dr Joseph Nwobike, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), to one-month in prison for perverting the course of justice. Nwobike was on Monday convicted of 12 counts bordering on perversion of the course of justice by an Ikeja High Court 24

April 27, 2018 2:55 PM Keyamo: Supreme Court Didn’t Sack Pinnick, Giwa Case Sent Back To High Court

The Supreme Court of Nigeria have not sacked the current board of the Nigerian Football Federation contrary to some reports on social media. According to NFF legal counsel, Festus Keyamo, the case has only been referred back to the court where it began. Chris Giwa dragged the current NFF board to the Supreme Court after he was unsatisfied with an earlier 58