Judiciary

Nigeria Secures Landmark Victory in P&ID Judgement overturn_Ada Nkong

Nigeria has secured a landmark victory in its pursuit to overturn a $10 billion judgement awarded against it in a case against Process and Industrial Developments (P&ID). Delivering his judgement on Thursday, Ross Cranston, a judge of the Business and Property Courts of England and Wales, granted Nigeria’s application for an extension of time and… Continue reading Nigeria Secures Landmark Victory in P&ID Judgement overturn_Ada Nkong

Judiciary

Nigeria Secures Landmark Victory in P&ID Judgment Overturn_Ada Nkong

Nigeria has secured a landmark victory in its pursuit to overturn a $10 billion judgement awarded against it in a case against Process and Industrial Developments (P&ID). Delivering his judgement on Thursday, Ross Cranston, a judge of the Business and Property Courts of England and Wales, granted Nigeria’s application for an extension of time and… Continue reading Nigeria Secures Landmark Victory in P&ID Judgment Overturn_Ada Nkong

Crime

Suspected Oyo Serial Killer, Rearrested_Ada Nkong

The Oyo State Police Command has rearrested the suspected serial killer, Sunday Shodipe. The Police Public Relations Officer, Gbenga Fadeyi confirmed the development to Channels Television on Sunday. Mr Fadeyi did not give details of where the suspect is being kept at the time of this report.His arrest comes some days after he escaped from… Continue reading Suspected Oyo Serial Killer, Rearrested_Ada Nkong

Judiciary

Court Nullifies Bayelsa Governorship Election_Ada Nkong

The Bayelsa Governorship Election Tribunal on Monday nullified the election of Governor Douye Diri. The Tribunal also ordered the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to order a fresh election within 90 days. The verdict follows the petition by the Advanced Nigeria Democratic Party (ANDP) challenging the victory of Governor Diri in the November 19 governorship… Continue reading Court Nullifies Bayelsa Governorship Election_Ada Nkong

Crime

Suicide: Police Investigate Death of Jilted Lover in Kano_Ada Nkong

The Police Command in Kano State says it has begun investigations into the death of a 22-year-old jilted lover, Ashiru Danrimi, who allegedly committed suicide. The spokesman of the Command, Mr Abdullahi Haruna, a DSP, confirmed the development in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Kano on Sunday. Haruna alleged that… Continue reading Suicide: Police Investigate Death of Jilted Lover in Kano_Ada Nkong

Judiciary

UK Based Business Man Moves to Sue NAPTIP for Violating Court Orders_Ada Nkong

A UK/Nigera based business man says he has commenced moves through his lawyer to commit the DG of NAPTIP , Julie Okay Donli to prison for violating a court order to release him from her custody. The court order was served on her when it was apparent that the business man has been locked up… Continue reading UK Based Business Man Moves to Sue NAPTIP for Violating Court Orders_Ada Nkong

Judiciary · POLITICS

Ondo PDP leaders ask judge to withdraw from suit over party congresses_Femi Ehiabhi

Leaders of People Democratic Party members (PDP) in Ondo state have asked the Chief Judge of the state, Justice Olarenwaju Akeredolu to reassign their case on local and state Congresses pending before the State High Court. There have been disputes in some Local Governments over the outcome of the PDP Local and State congresses. While… Continue reading Ondo PDP leaders ask judge to withdraw from suit over party congresses_Femi Ehiabhi

Crime

DSS Arrests Ibrahim Magu _Ada Nkong

Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Ibrahim Magu, has allegedly been arrested by the Department of State Services.Reports say he was arrested over allegations that he owns four properties and that he was allegedly transferring funds abroad through a third party. According to a report by Sahara reporters, he was arrested at… Continue reading DSS Arrests Ibrahim Magu _Ada Nkong

Crime

Enugu State to Investigate, Prosecute Child Abuse Perpetrator_Ada Nkong

The Enugu state Commissioner of Police has warned that perpetrators of child abuse in the state will not be dealt with lightly.This follows trending pictures on social media of a 10 year old girl badly scarred and injured by her guardian. A release by ASP Daniel Ekea reads: Following a credible information received at Enugu… Continue reading Enugu State to Investigate, Prosecute Child Abuse Perpetrator_Ada Nkong