Gani Fawehinmi was  the best legal mind of his time in Africa but he was not even the best in his University days,  truthfully, he had an ordinary pass in his Law degree, not even a third class degree. He could be classified as "let my people go" in...
Neptune Prime leadership
Nine former staff of Leadership newspapers, Hassan Gimba Ahmed, Yerima David Hosea, Stella Ufuoma Fuoye, Aina Michael Olasehinde, Otegbayo Babatope Joseph, Chika Nnabuike Otuchikere, Onah Theophilus Chinonye, Muhammed Jamil Yusuf and Mrs Nike Mubo Oluwole have, through their lawyer, Hassan M. Liman, PhD, SAN, given the company seven days...
Neptune Prime leadership
The head office of Leadership Newspapers located in Utako, Abuja has been shut down by security operatives over 100 million Naira debt. Reports say the publisher, Nda Isiah is allegedly indebted to one Senator Isah from Niger State. The officials working under a court order were mandated to shut down the...
Omileye Olamide Ayoola, lawyer to a former worker of Leadership Newspaper, Mr. Durojaiye Hassan, has said that his chambers have concluded plans to drag the publisher of Leadership newspaper, Mr. Sam Nda- Isaiah, to the National Industrial Court (NIC) over N4.8 million salary arrears. Aside owing Hassan the sum of N4.8million...
From Yakubu Ahmed BK, Birnin Kebbi Alhaji Mohammed Arzika Dakingari, Kebbi State ex accountant general who was convicted on all ten counts charges of corrupt enrichment to the tune of N1.6b by a Court of Appeal and handed down a 70-year jail sentence had successfully escaped out of the country. It would...
A Federal High Court in Abuja has ordered banks to de-freeze 24 bank accounts of the Peace Corps of Nigeria (PCN) in a record legal victory over the Nigerian Police. The accounts were frozen at the instance of the police though an ex-parte order it secured on June 23, 2017....
zakzaky
From Aliyu Muhammad, Kaduna Thousands of members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) have today staged an early morning procession to mark the annual Ashura mourning of the death of Imam Hussain (AS), the grandson of Prophet Muhammad (SAW) in Kaduna. Addressing members of the Movement at the close of...
A Lagos-based lawyer, Femi Falana, on Thursday called on the Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, to “Christianise” Nigeria. Mr. Falana spoke at the strategic dialogue  roundtable organised by the Social Economic Rights and Accountability, SERAP, held in Lagos. The lawyer was reacting to the controversy surrounding the N100 billion Sukuk bond...
dino recall
A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, Nigeria’s capital on Monday, dismissed a suit by Senator Dino Melaye (Kogi West) challenging his recall process, instituted by his constituents. Justice Nnamdi Dimgba who presided over the matter ruled that the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, “shall proceed with the recall process.” The...
Wife of former Nigerian President, Patience Jonathan, is said to have recovered her N2bn hotel in Abuja which after she ordered the removal of the EFCC seal notices placed around the premises.was sealed off by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in June 2017. The hotel was sealed off by...