More than three weeks after a Supreme Court ruling ordering the inauguration of a federal lawmaker, Dorathy Mato, the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has refused to obey the order. Advertisements
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has seized a mansion allegedly belonging to a former Executive Director, Finance and Administration, Niger Delta Development Commission, Henry Ogiri.
By The Nation A Federal High Court in Lagos yesterday ordered seven banks to remit to the Federal Government $793,200,000 (about N249,659,700,000.00) allegedly hidden with them in breach of the Treasury Single Account (TSA) policy.
A fugitive taxi driver, Sikiru Lamidi, who allegedly murdered Nigeria’s former ambassador to South Africa, Ngam Nwachukwu, on November 24, 2016 has been arrested by detectives from Apo Divisional Police Station, Abuja after he was tracked down.
The incorporated trustees of a civil society group, Kingdom Human Rights Foundation International have asked an Abuja Federal High Court to compel the Federal Executive Council to declare ailing President Muhammadu Buhari unfit to continue to hold office.
Dozens of Boko Haram suspects have died in Cameroon custody, rights group Amnesty International said Thursday, with security forces brutally torturing them in the fight against the jihadist group.
US Senator John McCain, a former prisoner of war and the maverick 2008 Republican presidential nominee, has been diagnosed with brain cancer, his office announced Wednesday.
Donald Trump said he regretted his choice for attorney general Wednesday as he sought to protect himself from the growing firestorm over Russia’s alleged election meddling which is engulfing his presidency.
It is more trouble for the embattled former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke as the Federal High Court Lagos on Wednesday ordered the temporary forfeiture of her property at Banana Island, Lagos bought for $37.5m in 2013.
A mob has reportedly set two banks in Apapa, Lagos ablaze after a trigger-happy policeman attached to Diamond Bank on Burma Road allegedly shot dead some trailer drivers, who had parked in front of the bank.
At least 37 persons have been reported killed in a fresh clash between farmers and herdsmen in Kajuru local government area of Kaduna State, roughly 60 kilometres away from the state capital.