JUST IN: Court Upholds President’s Power to Extend IGP’s Tenure

A Federal High Court in Abuja has upheld the power of the President to extend the tenure of a retiring Inspector General of Police...

Supreme Court Sets Aside Conviction of Three Lawyers for Misconduct

The Supreme Court on Friday set aside the conviction of three lawyers, who were tried for professional misconduct before the Legal Practitioners’ Disciplinary Committee...

CTC of Judgment: FRN Vs. Francis Atuche & Ors

On Wednesday, 16th June, 2021, Justice Lateefa Okunnu of the Lagos State High Court delivered a 242 pages judgment convicting Francis Atuche, a former...

Court Voids Ondo’s Probe of Chief Judge

A Federal High Court in Abuja has set aside all steps taken by the Ondo State Governor, the state’s Attorney General and the House...

N25.7bn Fraud: Ex-Bank PHB MD Sentenced to 6 Years Jail Term

There was a tense atmosphere in an Ikeja High Court on Wednesday night as Francis Atuche, a former Managing Director (MD) of Bank PHB,...

JUSUN Strike; Refile Expired Writs with Existing Receipts Without Payment – Lagos CJ

The Chief Judge of Lagos State, Justice K.O Alogba has directed that all Writs of Summons and other processes which could not be served...

JUST IN: Court Convicts Former Bank PHB Boss, Atuche Over N25.7bn Theft

A Lagos High Court sitting in the Ikeja area has convicted Francis Atuche, a former Managing Director of the defunct Bank PHB on charges...

Court to Hear Suit Seeking to Quash Appointment of New Court of Appeal Justices...

The plaintiff, the Incorporated Trustees of Alaigbo Development Foundation (ADF), approached the court to challenge the exclusion of the south-east zone in the appointment. In...

Sexual Assault: Baba Ijesha Denied Bail, Case Transferred to High Court

The Yaba Magistrates’ Court in Lagos State, on Wednesday, declined granting the bail application brought before it by embattled Nollywood actor, Olanrewaju Omiyinka, popularly...

Nasarawa High Court Exempts Payment of Default Fees Within Period of JUSUN Strike

The Chief Judge of Nasarawa State, Honourable Justice Aisha Bashir Aliyu has has issued practice directions, exempting payment of default fees for filing processes...