Edo Petition: Appeal Court Affirms Gov. Obaseki’s Victory Dismisses APC Suit

The Court Of Appeal In Abuja Thursday Dismissed The Alleged Certificate Forgery Suit Filed By The All Progressives Congress, APC, Against Governor Godwin Obaseki Of Edo State. The Court Dismissed The Suit For Lacking In Merit And Awards 250, 000 Cost In Favour Of Governor Obaseki.

Alleged Money Laundering: Court Stops Trial Of Oyo-Ita, Accuses EFCC Of Forum Shopping

Justice Taiwo Taiwo of the Federal High Court in Abuja, on Wednesday, stopped proceedings in the ongoing trial of the Former Head Of Service of the Federation, Winifred Oyo-Ita, and her co-defendants Joseph Kadiri reports that Justice Taiwo made the order in a ruling, where he described the action of the economic and financial crimes commission EFCC in obtaining an ex-parte order for the freezing of bank accounts of some defendants in the matter before another court as an abuse of court process.

18 Prisoners Graduate From NOUN

Eighteen inmates of the Nigerian Correctional Service (NCoS), studying at the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) Corrections’ Special Study Centres, last Saturday, graduated with various degree certificates. The Public Relations Officer of the NCoS CC Francis Enobore, disclosed this in a statement on Thursday. According to him, the Acting Controller General of Corrections, John Mrabure, congratulate the graduands also charged them to see the educational advancement as a stepping stone to a brighter future. He further urged them to shun anti-social behaviours capable of tainting the new course of…

Maina’s Son Has Fled To US, EFCC Tells Court

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission EFCC says Faisal Maina, son of Abdulrasheed Maina, former Chairman, defunct Pension Reformed Task Team, has fled to the United States of America USA. The EFCC’s Counsel, Mohammed Abubakar, disclosed this when he appeared before Justice Okon Abang of the Federal High Court, Abuja, on Thursday. Abubakar said from the information at the disposal of the anti-graft agency, Faisal sneaked to the USA through the Republic of Niger. Earlier at the Thursday’s sitting, Justice Abang, in a committal proceeding ruling, ordered Faisal’s surety, who…

COVID-19 Violation: FCTA May Reopen Wuse Market, Others Soon

The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) has given insight into plans to reopen Wuse market and a plaza sealed for flaunting COVID-19 protocols. Head, Media and Enlightenment of FCT COVID-19 Enforcement team,  Ikharo Attah disclosed this after inspecting the affected areas on Tuesday. The Enforcement team had on Monday sealed Wuse market and a plaza at the popular UTC market in Area 10 over violation of the safety measures. Attah said business activities in the affected areas will commence as soon as meetings with the relevant stakeholders are concluded. He…