The buzz around the LTTO event was raring up; it was a few hours till expected kick off at the indoor hall of the national stadium.
President Buhari on Monday ordered the immediate disengagement of former Pension boss, Abdulrasheed Maina, from the civil service
Lawyers, Yetunde Martins and Tunji Abdulhameed have emerged winners of the prestigious Lawyers Table Tennis Open (Mfon Usoro Cup).The memorable tournament which held at the Tennis Hall of the National Stadium yesterday saw Martins upset the odds to topple Titilayo Osagie, ending her 7 year reign.
Afam Osigwe was at the Nigerian Bar Association Young-Lawyers Forum Ado-Ekiti Branch maiden 1st Young Lawyers Forum/ Obafemi Adewale Colloquium.
The University is a mirror of the larger society and that is why we have the Executive, Legislature and Judiciary in the university as well as in the larger society. The Students’ Judicial Council usually comprises of the High court and the Court of Appeal which are constituted by Law Students.(Some schools may add other students ) Law Students of the University equally acts as lawyers in the courts. These courts are statutorily established by the Supreme Constitution of the Students’ union to deal with election matters, misappropriation or embezzlement of funds by any elected officer, flagrant disregard to the constitution and abdication of duties by an elected officer amongst others.
The Nigerian Ambassador to Thailand, Nuhu Bamali, has asked Nigerians especially the youth leaving the country to do so through proper channels, saying over 1,000 Nigerians are languishing in Thailand jails for different crimes.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Lagos zonal office, on Thursday, October 19, 2017, arraigned the duo of Eze Okoronkwo and Okechukwu Ariguzo before Justice Ridwan Mohammed Aikawa of the Federal High Court sitting in Ikoyi, Lagos on a five-count charge bordering on impersonation, forgery and obtaining money under false pretense to the tune of USD13, 275 (Thirteen Thousand, Two Hundred and Seventy- five United States Dollars)
Muhammadu Buhari’s administration has secretly reinstated fugitive former Chairman of the Presidential Task Team on Pension Reforms, Abdulrasheed Maina, into the civil service.
The Court of Appeal Kebbi Division has upturned the judgment of a Kebbi State High Court which discharged and acquitted Mohammed Arzika Dakingari, Accountant General of Kebbi State on charges of conspiracy and obtaining by false pretense preferred against him and one other by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC.
The Nigerian Government has secured an interim forfeiture order from Federal High Court which could allow it freeze the accounts and possibly obtain money, investments contained in the accounts of bank customers in Nigeria who have no Bank Verification Number(BVN).