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Lawyer Laments As Police Fail To Respond To Petitions In Bayelsa...

David West, a civil rights lawyer representing the family of late Victor Emmanuel who was murdered for protesting against police extortion, has accused the...

Alleged N2.1bn Fraud: Court Orders Former NHIS Boss To Commence Defence

Justice Ayokunle Faji of a Federal High Court sitting in Lagos has ordered the embattled former National Insurance Health scheme boss, Dr Femi Thomas...

Akwa Ibom Court Commences Trial Over Deeper Life School Torture Saga

A Magistrate court sitting, in Uyo, on Wednesday, commenced trial on the alleged molestation and maltreatment of an 11-year-old, JSS1 student of the Deeper...

‘Yahoo-Boy’ Sentenced To One-Year Imprisonment In Ilorin

Justice Adenike Akinpelu of the Kwara State High Court on Wednesday convicted a 29-year-old internet fraudster, Ademola Adebukola alias “Holy Ghost” to one-year imprisonment...

Japan Court Upholds Ban On Dual Citizenship

A Japanese court upheld a ban on dual citizenship on Thursday, rejecting a suit that challenged the measure’s constitutionality and sought damages for those...

The Oloture Claims/Counterclaims and the unaddressed Data Protection Issues

By Olumide Babalola When sometime early December 2020, my wife, an Assistant Chief Legal Aid Officer with the Legal Aid Council of Nigeria persuaded me...

COVID-19 Violation: FCT Commends Students, Threatens To Arrest, Prosecute Teachers

The Federal Capital Territory FCT Ministerial Enforcement Taskforce on COVID-19 Regulations has warned school teachers in Abuja against flouting the COVID-19 safety protocols, vowing...

Maina Prays Court For Bail Over Health Condition

The former Chairman, defunct Pension Reformed Task Team (PRTT), Abdulrasheed Maina, on Wednesday, approached Justice Okon Abang of the Federal High Court, Abuja, for...

UK Detains 4 Foreign Flagged Vessels

DURING December, there were four new detentions of foreign flagged vessels in a UK port. In response to one of the recommendations of Lord Donaldson’s...

President Trump Pardons Former Strategist Steve Bannon, 72 Others

President Donald Trump pardoned his former Chief Strategist, Steve Bannon, as part of a last-minute clemency spree before he leaves office. The White House announced...