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EFCC amends charges against Maina’s son

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Friday February 14, 2020 re-arraigned Faisal Maina, son of the former chairman Pension Reform Task Team,...

Over 400 detainees in Kuje Correctional Centre get legal aid

Network of University Legal Aid Institutions Nigeria (NULAI) says it provided legal aid services to no fewer than 436 pre-trial detainees of the Kuje...

SERAP, others hail Orji Kalu’s prison sentence

The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) and some other civil society groups on Thursday lauded the 12-year prison sentence handed down to ex-Gov....

Court fines ex-gov Jolly Nyame N495m

The Court of Appeal, Abuja Division has fined former Taraba state governor Jolly Nyame N495 million while commuting his jail term from 14 years to 10 years.

EFCC shuns questions on Fayose’s detention

Anti-graft agency EFCC has refused to answer questions on why it is holding ex-Ekiti governor Ayodele Fayose beyond 24 hours without charging him to court

Why judge ordered arrest of INEC chairman Mahmood Yakubu

Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission, (INEC) has risked being arrested after he disobeyed court orders. Justice Stephen Pam of the Federal High...

Four IPOB members granted N10m bail each

Justice Binta Nyako of the Federal High Court Abuja, on Monday admitted four members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) to bail in...

Former FCT Minister Jumoke Akinjide returns N650m to EFCC

A former Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Jumoke Akinjide, has returned N650 million to the coffers of the Federal Government through anti-graft...