PGF DG task govt. appointees, MDAs to effectively engage stakeholders

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Alhaji Salihu Lukman, Director General Progressives Governors’ Forum (PGF), has charged government appointees, agencies and ministries to create platforms to effectively engage stakeholders. Lukman gave the charge on Friday in Abuja during the media presentation of his new book titled; “APC and Progressive Politics in Nigeria”. He, however, said that while most government appointees were […]

2 friends in court for allegedly loitering around black spots in Kafanchan

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Two friends on Friday appeared in a Chief Magistrates’ Court in Kafanchan, Kaduna State, for allegedly loitering around black spots. The police charged Bashar Audu and Mohammed Lawal with loitering and brigandage, contrary to the provisions of Section 291 of the Kaduna State Penal Code Law. The prosecution counsel, Insp. Esther Bishen, told the court […]

EFCC tenders $25,000 alleged bribe, 2 cell phones in evidence against Shehu Sani

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The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, (EFCC) on Wednesday tendered 25,000 dollars, two Samsung phones and two audio recordings in a Federal High Court Abuja as evidence in the ongoing trial of Sen. Shehu Sani. The EFCC counsel, Mr Ekele Iheanacho, tendered the exhibits through the 10th prosecution witness, Mr Bako Aliyu at the continued […]

Confusion as judges, staff, litigants, ordered to vacate Abuja Federal High Court

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There was pandemonium, on Wednesday, as judges, staff and litigants were asked to vacate the Federal High Court (FHC), Abuja, amidst the ongoing #EndSARS protests across the country. The instruction, which rapidly circulated at about 1:20pm, made the judges, staff and other people in the high-rise building, to abruptly stop their official duties as they […]

Drama as marabout takes cover in court over alleged attack by hoodlums

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mild drama ensued outside a Customary Court sitting in Ile-Tuntun in Ibadan, when a marabout, Alhaji Azeez Busari, seeking divorce ran into court alleging that his estranged wife, Kaosara brought some people  to beat  him up. Earlier, Busari prayed the court to dissolve his four-year-old union to Kaosara alleging she was an ‘unrepentant hooligan’. The […]

Businessman files $1bn suit against Twitter CEO, over alleged #ENDSARS Protest sponsorship

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A businessman, Mr Adamu Garba, on Tuesday, instituted a 1 billion dollars suit against the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and Founder of Twitter International Company, Jack Dorsey, at the Federal High Court, Abuja, over alleged sponsorship of the ongoing #EndSARS Protest across the country. Garba, in a suit number: FHC/ABJ/CS/1391/2020 filed by his Lawyer, Abbas […]