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Kidnap suspect, Evans, floors Police in court

Suspected billionaire kidnapper, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike (popularly known as Evans), yesterday secured a rare victory against the police after a federal judge dismissed applications to stall his fundamental rights suit.   Judge Abdulaziz Anka also berated the police counsel, Emmanuel Eze, ...

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Kogi CJ warns new judges on conduct

Chief Judge of Kogi state, Justice Nasiru Ajanah, has charged the newly appointed judges of Magistrate and Area Courts to shun any act that could jeopardised the eff orts being made to build a Judiciary that “will be accepted by ...

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Justice sector reform overdue – AGF

By Vivian Okejeme Abuja Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, has reiterated that reforming the justice sector was a critical component of the overall agenda of the President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration to fi ght corruption. He ...

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Recall: Court hears Melaye’s suit today

Stories by Vivian Okejeme Abuja Justice Nnamdi Dimgba of a Federal High Court, Abuja, will today, hear the suit that stopped the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, from going ahead with process for the recall of Senator Dino Melaye. At ...

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Before we all perish

By BALLASON Gloria Mabeiam Our greatest threat is that we fail to be true to the realities that we are up against. Even routines are dreary and dreadful. How does anyone explain what happened yesterday at St. Philips Catholic church ...

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Student arraigned for N89,000 ATM theft

A 24-year-old student, Ifeanyi Kalu, arraigned in a Mararaba Grade 1 Area Court, Nasarawa state, on a count charge of theft for allegedly stealing his neighbour’s Automated Teller Machine (ATM) card, which he used to withdraw N89, 000. He is ...

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Kaduna CJ reassigns land suit

By AbdulRaheem Aodu Kaduna Chief Judge of Kaduna state, Justice Tanimu Zailani, has reassigned the case between Mr. Lawrence Enyesiobi and Col. John Ubah (retd) from state High Court 10 to 13 while fi xing hearing for August 2, 2017. ...

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Man jailed for stealing burukutu pots

By Chizoba Ogbeche Abuja A Karmo Grade 1 Area Court in the FCT, yesterday, sentenced a 33-year-old dry cleaner, Auwal Usman, to three months imprisonment for stealing two pots used for brewing a local drink, Burukutu. Usman, who resides in ...

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Melaye: Finally, INEC gets court summons

By Emeka Nze Abuja After several controversies surrounding the attempt to recall Senator Dino Melaye by his constituents, the Independent National Electoral Commission, was at on Monday served the court summons challenging its decisions to initiate the recall process of ...

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Court grants ex-Jigawa Gov Turaki bail

By Vivian Okejeme Abuja A Federal Capital Territory (FCT) High Court, Maitama, yesterday, granted bail to a former Governor of Jigawa state, Ibrahim Saminu Turaki from the custody of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). Th e anti-graft agency ...

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Court remands 2 for energy theft

By Muhammed Tanko Shittu Jos A Federal High Court sitting in Jos, Plateau state, has remanded two accused persons: Abubakar Salihu Zakari and Pam Vincent Joseph, in prison custody for energy theft. Zakari and Pam popularly known as Habu Gali ...

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Hello PMAN?

By BALLASON Gloria Mabeiam Readers discretion is advised in this piece and with the kind permission of the writers and their producers, the following song or their excerpts are herein reproduced: Just like the sun, lights up the earth, you ...

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