Tag Archives: Court

Court adjourns trial of former Abia governor till Sept. 27

An Abuja Federal High Court yesterday adjourned former Abia State Governor Orji Kalu’s alleged money laundering trial till September 27.

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Court orders Onyeka Onwenu to pay Okoroji N5m for defamation

A Lagos High Court sitting in Ikeja on Thursday ordered singer, actress and politician, Onyeka Onwenu, to pay the sum of N5 million as damages for defamation of character to Chairman, Copyright Society of Nigeria (COSON), Tony Okoroji.

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Senate summons Mallami, AGF over forgery suit against Saraki

By Wahab Akanji, Abuja The upper legislative chamber, the Senate has summoned the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr. Abubakar Malami, to appear before a committee it set up within 48 hours over the planned arraignment of its two principal officers by the government.

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Sherriff to court: I remain PDP chairman

*Says ‘Caretaker committee’ a contraption By Wahan Akanji The crisis rocking the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has taken a new turn as Senator Ali Modu Sheriff has told the Federal High Court in Port Harcourt that he remains the party’s chairman.

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Lawyers in Akwa Ibom set to boycott courts over TSA

By Samuel Ita, Uyo  Members of the Akwa Ibom State chapter of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) are set for a showdown with the state government over its decision to implement a Treasury Single Account (TSA) policy. 

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