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N1.6bn Fraud: CACOL Lauds Judiciary For Convicting Ex-Governor Nyame

The Centre for Anti-Corruption and Open Leadership (CACOL), has hailed an Abuja High Court for sentencing the former Governor of Taraba State, Reverend Jolly Nyame, to 14 years’ imprisonment for looting N1.6billon. The group described Nyame’s conviction as a further reassurance that Nigeria’s Judiciary and President Muhammadu Buhari mean business …

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Senate To Appeal Court Ruling On Omo-Agege’s Suspension

The Senate on Thursday said it will appeal the ruling of the Federal High Court which nullified the suspension of Senator Ovie Omo-Agege, the lawmaker representing the Delta Central senatorial district. The Upper Chamber revealed this in a statement on its Facebook, hours after the court ordered the reinstatement of …

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Metuh seeks court’s permission to travel abroad for treatment

Former National Publicity Secretary of the People Democratic Party (PDP) Olisa Metuh, is asking a Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, to grant him permission to travel abroad for medical treatment. At the resumed trial on Wednesday, Mr Metuh who arrived the court on a wheelchair informed the court through …

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Court affirms proscription of IPOB

An Abuja Division of the Federal High Court has refused an application by members of the Indigenous People Of Biafra seeking the nullification of the proscription order made against the group on September 20. Members of IPOB had approached the court after it made an order proscribing the group as …

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