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EFCC floors Metuh in High Court with 7 years imprisonment_Femi Ehiabhi

The Federal High Court in Abuja has sentenced the convicted former National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Chief Olisa Metuh, to seven years imprisonment. Metuh and his firm were convicted on all the seven-count money laundering charge the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, preferred against them. The court in a judgement… Continue reading EFCC floors Metuh in High Court with 7 years imprisonment_Femi Ehiabhi

Crime · SCANDALS

Harvey Weinstein Found Guilty In Sexual Assault Trial, Faces Maximum Of 25 Years_Jeff Omokhodion

Harvey Weinstein was found guilty Monday of committing a criminal sex act in the first degree involving one woman and rape in the third degree involving another woman.A New York jury acquitted the disgraced movie mogul on the more serious charges of predatory sexual assault involving the two women, Miriam Haley and Jessica Mann. In… Continue reading Harvey Weinstein Found Guilty In Sexual Assault Trial, Faces Maximum Of 25 Years_Jeff Omokhodion

Crime

Police Arrest Suspect Over Aso Rock Director Killing_Ada Nkong

The police in Abuja say they have arrested a suspect over the death of an Assistant Director attached to the State House in Abuja, Laetitia Dagan. A statement by the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Command spokesman, Anjuguri Manzah, says the arrest followed a preliminary probe by the criminal investigation department of the force. The police… Continue reading Police Arrest Suspect Over Aso Rock Director Killing_Ada Nkong

Crime

Statehouse Assistant Director Assassinated_Ada Nkong

Reports reaching Newsannexoine say an Assistant Director attached to the State House, Abuja, Laetitia Naankang Dagan, has been killed by yet-to-be-identified assailants.Dagan was reportedly killed in her apartment in Galadimawa, Abuja, on Monday evening shortly after she returned from work.The deceased was said to have left her office in the Presidential Villa, Abuja, about 8… Continue reading Statehouse Assistant Director Assassinated_Ada Nkong

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BREAKING: Police Impose Three-Day Curfew After Violence In Bayelsa_Femi Ehiabhi

The Police in Bayelsa state have imposed three-day dusk to dawn curfew after angry All Progressive Congress (APC) protesters destroyed properties following the Supreme Court ruling which sacked the party’s elected candidate, David Lyon, and his Deputy, Biobarakuma Degi-Eremieoyo. According to the Commissioner of Police in the state, Uche Anozia, who made the announcement on… Continue reading BREAKING: Police Impose Three-Day Curfew After Violence In Bayelsa_Femi Ehiabhi

Judiciary

Supreme Court Nullifies Lyon’s Election_Femi Ehiabhi

The Supreme Court on Thursday nullified the election of Bayelsa State governor-elect, David Lyon and his running mate, Biobarakuma Degi-Eremienyo, who were already preparing to be inaugurated into office. A five-man panel of the apex court led by Justice Mary Peter-Odili ordered the Independent National Electoral Commission to withdraw the Certificate of Return issued to… Continue reading Supreme Court Nullifies Lyon’s Election_Femi Ehiabhi

Judiciary

Court Fines FG 200,000 Over Adjournment of Sowore’s Case_Ada Nkong

A Federal high court in Abuja has fined the Federal government for causing the adjournment of Sowore's case.Justice Ijeoma Ojukwu of the federal high court, fined the federal government the sum of N200, 000 to be paid to Omoyele Sowore and Olawale Bakare. At the resumed hearing of the case of treasonable felony filed against… Continue reading Court Fines FG 200,000 Over Adjournment of Sowore’s Case_Ada Nkong

Judiciary

Adoke Expresses Preference for Kuje Correctional Facility_Ada Nkong

A former Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mohammed Adoke (SAN), has expressed his preference to be remanded in the Kuje Correctional Centre to being in the custody of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission. His lawyer, Chief Mike Ozekhome (SAN), who spoke on his behalf shortly after he was arraigned on fresh… Continue reading Adoke Expresses Preference for Kuje Correctional Facility_Ada Nkong

Judiciary

Supreme Court Upholds Nyame’s Conviction_Ada Nkong

The Supreme Court Friday, upheld the conviction and 12-year imprisonment handed to the former Governor of Taraba State, Reverend Jolly Nyame by the Court of Appeal, Abuja.Newsannexonline recalls that the Court of Appeal, in a November 16, 2018 judgment upheld Nyame’s conviction and sentencing over his fraudulent conduct while in office as governor. In a… Continue reading Supreme Court Upholds Nyame’s Conviction_Ada Nkong