Lawyer asks court to sack Adeosun, order refund of salaries

A constitutional lawyer, Mr. Francis Obalim, has asked the Federal High Court, Abuja, to sack the Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, from public office over alleged lack of valid National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) discharge certificate. Full story

Source: http://guardian.ng/news/lawyer-asks-court-to-sack-adeosun-order-refund-of-salaries/?utm_source=Guardian+Newsletter&utm_campaign=d29d975f17-Newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_b799d7d8ad-d29d975f17-99238021.

Posted by Hussaini Ali July 10, 2018

 

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Nigeria moves to unify maritime law in West African sub-region

THE Federal Government, through the Nigerian Shippers Council, NSC, has commenced moves to harmonize maritime laws relating to international trade with a view to bringing about an efficient trade within the region. Full story

Source: https://www.vanguardngr.com/2018/07/nigeria-moves-to-unify-maritime-law-in-west-african-sub-region/

Posted by Hussaini Ali July 5, 2018

Ogun CJ advocates comprehensive human trafficking law

Ogun State Chief Judge, Hon Justice (Mrs) Olatokunbo Olopade, has advocated the enactment of an all-inclusive law that would cover all aspects of human trafficking. Full story

Source: https://guardian.ng/features/ogun-cj-advocates-comprehensive-human-trafficking-law/

Posted by Hussaini Ali July 3, 2018

Osinbajo stresses need for dispute resolution mechanism in Africa

The Vice-President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo (SAN), yesterday stressed the need for strong and effective dispute resolution mechanism as a crucial driver for economic growth and investment in Africa. Full story

Source: https://guardian.ng/features/osinbajo-stresses-need-for-dispute-resolution-mechanism-in-africa-2/

Posted by Hussaini Ali July 3, 2018

AG canvasses proper funding for investigators

In order to enhance criminal justice administration in the country, the Lagos State Commissioner for Justice Mr. Adeniji Kazeem has advocated proper funding for investigators. Full story

Source: https://guardian.ng/features/ag-canvasses-proper-funding-for-investigators/

Posted by Hussaini Ali July 3, 2018

Prison Reforms Act and burden of amendment

The bid to repeal the prison Act and replace it with Correctional Services is in the works. And the parliament, clearly aware of the rot in the criminal justice sector and the urgency to tackle the menace, seems determined to make this happen and in good time too. Full story

Source: https://guardian.ng/features/prison-reforms-act-and-burden-of-amendment/

Posted by Hussaini Ali July 3, 2018

ICPC, EFCC can investigate persons, authorities for corruption, court reaffirms

A Federal High Court in Sokoto has affirmed that the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) and the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) could investigate and prosecute persons or authorities over corruption allegations anywhere in the country. Full story

Source: http://guardian.ng/news/icpc-efcc-can-investigate-persons-authorities-for-corruption-court-reaffirms/?utm_source=Guardian+Newsletter&utm_campaign=9b4b7438e0-Newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_b799d7d8ad-9b4b7438e0-99238021

Posted by Hussaini Ali June 28, 2018