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The Supreme Court on Tuesday 14th fixed January 20 for judgement on the Kano State governorship dispute following the March 9, 2019 election in the state. A seven-man panel of the apex court led by the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Tanko Muhammad, fixed the date for judgement after hearing the appeal by the Peoples […]

Emotions ran high on Tuesday across four regions of Southwest, Southeast, Southsouth and Northcentral following the declaration of the South Western Security Network code-named Amotekun as illegal by Attorney-General and Minister of Justice Abubakar Malami. Political leaders and leaders of socio-cultural organisations decried the statement credited to the minister as an after-thought, warning that, his […]

Marley, his two brothers: Idris Fashola, 18; Babatunde Fashola, 24; and their cousin, Kunle Obere, 22, were standing trial on a four-count charge of conspiracy, stealing, assault and obstructing the police from arresting Marley. They were arraigned by the Police on December 16, but Marley, the fourth defendant, was absent. The court granted the trio […]

Former President, Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), Dr Olisa Agbakoba (SAN) and activist Lawyer, Femi Falana (SAN) have said that the governors of the south west Nigeria have done no wrong with the formation of Amotekun corps. They said they do not have to consult with the Attorney General of the Federation before taking security measures […]

Oyo State Governor Seyi Makinde has described the stand of the Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami on the Western Nigerian Security Network codenamed Operation Amotekun as a social media speculation. He stated he is not aware of any law that empowers the AGF to make such laws for the country. Makinde spoke on […]

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