#EndSARS: Give room for constructive dialogue, coalition tells protesters

October 16, 2020 Editor 0

A Coalition of multi-ethnic groups in Nigeria has called on the Nigerian youths to halt the ongoing protests and give peace a chance. The group, under the umbrella body of the Nigeria Youth Organisation (NYO) at a press conference in Abuja, urged the protesters to be involved in constructive engagements with the Nigeria Police Force and the Federal Government of Read More

Salkida: Ace Journalist raises alarm over ‘image smear campaign, threat to life’

October 9, 2020 Editor 0

Nigerian Journalist, Ahmad Salkida, has raised alarm over alleged effort effort “under different spurious banners and using a few media platforms to drum up a virulent campaign” to smear and call for his head. A strong worded press statement by the Editor-in-Chief, of HumAngle Media, Ahmad Salkida. Friday partly reads; “On October 3, 2020, a platform, GCFR NG, seemingly a parody effort Read More

AGF ‘ll kill EFCC – Legal practitioner

September 26, 2020 Kehinde Osasona 0

An Abuja-based Lawyer and Human Rights Activist, Barr. Kingdom Okere, has condemned the move by the National Assembly to scrap the Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC) and make it a department under the Attorney General of the Federation (AGF), and Minister of Justice. Okere who noted that the AGF office has the power in section 174 of the 1999 Read More

Magu Probe: Why Malami should not appear before panel – Group

September 23, 2020 Editor 0

The Global Integrity Crusade Network (GICN) has called for caution onn plans to extend invitation to the Attorney-General and Minister of Justice, Mr. AbubKar Malami, SAN, to appear as witness before the Justice Isa Ayo Salami Panel. The Justice Salami Panel is currently probing allegation of corruption against the suspended Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Read More

Malami writes Buhari, says I’m not corrupt

August 11, 2020 Tope Sunday 0

Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami (SAN) has written to President Muhammadu Buhari, refuting claims that he is corrupt and has embezzled public funds. Malami in the letter, listed the sources of his income before he became a minister and how he came about them, claiming that he is not corrupt and has never taken Read More

Updated: Buhari appoints Umar new EFCC acting Chairman, Magu suspended

July 10, 2020 Rosemary Moribirin 0

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the immediate suspension of Ibrahim Magu as acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). This was contained in a statement issued by Dr. Umar Jibrilu Gwandu, Special Assistant on Media and Public Relations Office of the Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice which was made available to Blueprint on Friday. Read More

Malami: A chief law officer defending Nigeria’s legal heritage

June 26, 2020 Editorial III 0

Good laws and the political will to adhere to the grand norms form the basis and foundation for a cohesive social order. Good laws administered by bad men will make no much difference, but good laws implemented by men of noble character can become the springboard for a prospering society. The first demonstration and quality of a law officer is Read More