A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, presided by Justice Gabriel Kolawole, on Friday refused to grant an application filed by a Lagos-based lawyer, Mr. Olukoya Ogungbeje Esq., seeking an order restraining President Muhammadu Buhari, the Department of State Services (DSS) and others from re-arresting or taking any “untoward action” against five of the eight… Read More Court refuses to stop Buhari, DSS & AGF from judges’ trial
EFCC may be preparing to prosecute Patience Jonathan; Lawyers’ group seeks perpetual injunction to stop judge’s arraignment; Arrested judges to be arraigned next week by DSS; Appeal court affirms CCT jurisdiction, dismisses Saraki’s appeal; Arms cash scandal: Panel submits final report, indicts top FG officials . . .
Badeh Laundered N1.4bn NAF Funds – Witness At the resumed trial of Air Chief Marshal Alex S. Badeh (rtd), Air Commodore Mohammed Lawal Sini, the 6th witness for the EFCC told the Court how N558million of the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) funds was converted to personal use by Badeh. Badeh is being prosecuted by the… Read More Corruption Fight and Libel Suit
Alleged sex scandal: Reps to sue U.S. Govt for $1bn damages The three members of the House of Representatives exonerated of the sexual misconduct allegations leveled against them by the U.S. government – House Deputy Chairman, Committee on Petroleum Resources (Upstream), Mr. Terse Mark-Gbillah (Benue); Mr. Samuel Ikon (Akwa Ibom); and Mr. Mohammed Garba-Gololo (Bauchi)… Read More Judicial and Legislative Matters in Nigeria
Judicial Corruption in Nigeria: Nigeria’s secret police, the Department of State Services (DSS) and their Gestapo-style arrest of Judges – Reports on sting operation, arrests, recovered cash and details of monies recovered from homes of Nigerian alleged corrupt justices and judges from some states in Nigeria . . .