Monday , August 15 2022

Judiciary

Nigeria Judiciary: Enough Is Enough

MUHAMMADU Buhari no longer carries a gun on his body as he once did in his military days. But today, his political presence as the nation’s President is putting fear into our institutions and public officials; however, it is a good fear which is empowering institutions and authorities as we …

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the anti-gay law and its enforcement

Gay is a term that primarily refers to a homosexual person or the traits of being homosexual. It is a situation where a person is sexually attracted solely or primarily to other member of the same sex. Right from the onset, Nigeria and Africa as a whole has always frowned …

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APC counsel expresses confidence with election tribunal

Abuja – Mr Akinlolu Olujimi, Counsel to the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Rivers state Election Petition Tribunal, has expressed satisfaction with the conduct of the tribunal sitting in Abuja. “I am satisfied with the tribunal; so far so good. “As of now, 14 witnesses have given their testimonies; they …

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Court adjourns case of stealing to Sept 24

BENIN CITY – A Chief Magistrate Court sitting in Benin City and presided over by J.O. Ejale (Mrs.) has fixed Thursday September 24, 2015 for hearing in the criminal case against three brothers, Fome Amaye, Bola Amaye, Shola Amaye who allegedly stole the title documents of their late father’s properties …

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Edo Chief Judge Swears In 32 JPs

BENIN CITY- The Chief Judge of Edo State, Justice Cromwell Idahosa yesterday swore in 32 persons as “Justice of the Peace (JP) in the State. The recipients who cut across the state were early at the court I hall yesterday with their well-wishers, who could not hide their feelings in …

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NHRC reiterates commitment to protect rights of people

Abuja – Prof. Bem Angwe, Executive Secretary, National Human Rights Commission (NHRC), has reiterated the commission’s commitment to ensuring the promotion and protection of human rights of all persons living in Nigeria. A statement by the commission’s Spokesperson, Fatima Agwai, on Saturday in Abuja, quoted Angwe as making the pledge …

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Tribunal orders INEC to produce card readers used in Adamawa election

Abuja –  The National Assembly Election Petitions Tribunal for Adamawa on Thursday ordered the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to produce the card readers used in the House of Representatives Elections in Madagali/Michika Federal Constituency. The Justice Anthony Onovo-led three-member tribunal issued the order at its resumed hearing in a …

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I sold his car to save my son’s life, convict tells court

Abuja – A convict, Ahmed Abubakar of no fixed address, has confessed to criminally selling another man’s car in order to save his son’s life. Abubakar, a driver, confessed to the charges of criminal breach of trust, forgery and misappropriation preferred against him by a Gudu Upper Area Court, Abuja. …

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