Judge orders release of Nigerian

A High Court judge has ordered the release of a Nigerian man, who was scheduled for deportation whilst having cases pending for drug trafficking. Full story

Source: http://www.guardian.co.tt/news/2017-08-17/judge-orders-release-nigerian

Posted by Hussaini Ali August 18, 2017

Court orders forfeiture of imported goods to FG

A Federal High Court in Lagos on Thursday ordered the permanent forfeiture of various illegally imported goods valued at N50, 151,606 to the Federal Government. Full story

Source: http://thenationonlineng.net/court-orders-forfeiture-imported-goods-fg/

Posted by Hussaini Ali August 18, 2017

International Criminal Court to Probe Herdsmen Attacks in Nigeria

The International Criminal Court in The Hague, Netherlands has assured the Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) that it had begun investigation into herdsmen attacks in the country. Full story

Source: http://www.allafrica.com

Posted by Amaka, 17 August 2017

Nigerian Air Force official sentenced to death by hanging

The General Court Martial, GCM, sitting at the Nigerian Air Force, NAF, Base in Makurdi has sentenced Aircraftman Bernard Kalu to death by hanging for shooting and killing his female colleague, late Aircraftwoman Sholape Oladipupo. Full story

Source: www.premiumtimesng.com

Posted by Amaka, 17 August 2017

How suspected kidnapper Evans floored Nigeria Police in court

The suspected billionaire kidnapper, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike (popularly known as Evans), on Wednesday secured a rare victory against the police after a federal judge dismissed applications to stall his fundamental rights suit. Full story

Source: www.premiumtimesng.com

Posted by Amaka, 17 August 2017

Presidency Probes Army Over Alleged Human Rights’ Abuses

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has formally inaugurated a presidential panel to investigate allegations of human rights’ abuses against the armed forces.The panel, headed by Justice Biobele A. Georgewill of the Court of Appeal, has as members: Major-General Patrick Akem, Mr. Wale Fapohunda, Mrs. Hauwa Ibrahim, Mr. Jibrin Ibrahim – member, Mrs. Ifeoma Nwakama and a representative of the Office of the National Security Adviser. Full story

Source: http://www.allafrica.com

Posted by Amaka, 14 August 2017

Nigerian Law School Shuns Court Order, Prevents Kayode Bello From Registering For Final Examination

The Nigerian Law School in Abuja has allegedly prevented Mr. Kayode Bello, the expelled law student from registering for his Part II Bar Examination, despite a pronouncement by the Federal High Court to the effect that he should be allowed to write the examination scheduled for August 15th, 2017. Full story

Source: http://www.saharareporters.com

Posted by Amaka, 14 August 2017