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MILITARY

12 Soldiers Convicted & Sentenced To Death Have Regained Freedom (Video)

It was gathered that twelve convicted soldiers have had their sentence overturned and they have since been set free.The released soldiers were addressed by human rights activist Femi Falana, while some of them were interviewed by Sahara TV.A couple of the released individuals took the opportunity to share what led to their detainment.You may recall that 12 Nigerian soldiers were sentenced to death in 2014 for allegedly inciting mutiny.

  6 months ago ago
12 Soldiers Convicted & Sentenced To Death Have Regained Freedom (Video)

JUSTICE

Today's Headlines: Rochas Loses Again, NYSC Responsible For Surge In COVID-19 Cases In Nigeria – Lai says

Photo Credit To Google Senator Rochas Okorocha Loses Again As Court Refuses To Stop Seizure Of Multi-Million Naira Properties Photo Credit To Sahara Repoters A Federal High Court in Abuja has refused to grant an order of interim injunction sought by former Imo State governor and serving senator, Rochas Okorocha, against the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, and the Imo State Government stopping them from further interfering and confiscating his properties located in various parts of the country.

  3 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Rochas Loses Again, NYSC Responsible For Surge In COVID-19 Cases In Nigeria – Lai says

JUSTICE

Opinion: Okorocha Rochas may lose more properties after Court declined his plea against EFCC

There may be more trouble for the embattled former governor of Imo State and Senator representing Imo West, Rochas Okorocha, regarding the ongoing move by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission and the Imo State Government to take over his properties. Okorocha Rochas had pleaded with the Federal High Court in Abuja, to restrain the EFCC and the Imo State Government from confiscating his properties that are located in the country.

  3 months ago ago
Opinion: Okorocha Rochas may lose more properties after Court declined his plea against EFCC

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Amid Bite of Inflation, CBN Crashes Prices of Rice, Give Reasons

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and Rice Farmers Association of Nigeria have flagged off sales of 9 million tons of subsidised rice paddy to millers in order to make lives bearable to Nigerians. Nigerian Tribune reports that while flagging off the sales and commencement of the wet season farming in Kaduna, the CBN governor, Godwin Emefiele said the apex bank is ever ready to finance agriculture.

  5 months ago ago
Amid Bite of Inflation, CBN Crashes Prices of Rice, Give Reasons

ENVIRONMENT

"Nigerian Land Belongs To Everybody, Herders Have The Right To Graze Everywhere" -Man Replies FFK

A man goes by the Twitter username - Ahmed Mohammed has in a momrnt ago given the former Aviation minister, Femi - Fani Kayode (FFK) a befitting reply to the tweet he made. In FFK's tweet, he submitted that inasmuch there is freedom of movement in Nigeria, it is wrong for anyone to lead cows into the land of another, destroy and eat the individual's crops.

  6 months ago ago

SOCIETY

Federal High Court, Turns Down Request To Stop The Arrest And Subsequent Extradition Of Abba Kyari.

Justice Ahmed Mohammed of the Abuja Division of the Federal High Court, on Thursday, turned down a request to stop the arrest and subsequent extradition of the suspended Deputy Commissioner of Police Abba Kyari. A United States court had recently ordered the arrest of DCP Kyari. A District Court of California had issued a warrant of arrest for Kyari over his alleged role in a $1 million fraud case involving notorious internet fraudster, Ramon Abbas, also known as ‘Husppupi’.

  3 months ago ago
Federal High Court, Turns Down Request To Stop The Arrest And Subsequent Extradition Of Abba Kyari.

JUSTICE

Court Rejects Application By Northern Group To Stop Abba Kyari’s Arrest And Extradition

Justice Ahmed Mohammed of the federal high court in Abuja has refused to grant an ex parte application to restrict the Attorney General of the Federation and the Nigeria Police Force from apprehending and extracting suspended DCP, Abba Kyari. The application was filed by the Incorporated Trustees of Northern Peace Foundation On the 9 th of August 2021.

  3 months ago ago
Court Rejects Application By Northern Group To Stop Abba Kyari’s Arrest And Extradition

JUSTICE

A Nigerian court has granted the central bank's request to freeze fintech companies' accounts

The Central Bank of Nigeria's motion to freeze the accounts of some entities allegedly involved in fraudulent financial transactions was approved by the Federal High Court in Abuja. On behalf of the CBN, former Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr. Michael Aondoakaa, SAN, filed the motion, which was approved by Justice Ahmed Mohammed.

  3 months ago ago
A Nigerian court has granted the central bank's request to freeze fintech companies' accounts

JUSTICE

Court Rejects EFCC’s Video Evidence Against Former NNPC Boss, Yakubu

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has been denied permission to play video evidence in the continuing trial of Andrew Yakubu, who happens to be the former Group Managing Director (GMD) of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC). On Wednesday, Justice Ahmed Mohammed dismissed the plea, stating that Yakubu was not the creator of the exhibits and so could not be cross-examined based on those documents.

  4 months ago ago
Court Rejects EFCC’s Video Evidence Against Former NNPC Boss, Yakubu

JUSTICE

Today's Headlines: Court Rejects Application To Stop Kyari's Arrest, Afenifere Tackles Buhari On Plan To Reclaim Grazing Reserves

PSC awaits probe report, sets up in-house panel The Federal High Court in Abuja, yesterday, refused to grant an ex parte application to restrain the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) and the Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF) from arresting and extraditing suspended Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP), Abba Kyari.

  3 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Court Rejects Application To Stop Kyari's Arrest, Afenifere Tackles Buhari On Plan To Reclaim Grazing Reserves

MILITARY

Today's Headlines: 19 Civilians Killed In Mali Air Strike, Umahi Condemns Herdsmen Attack

Court Fixes April 16 For Judgement On Extension Of IGP A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has fixed April 16 to deliver judgement in the suit challenging the legality of the three-month tenure extension President Muhammadu Buhari granted to the Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu.

  8 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: 19 Civilians Killed In Mali Air Strike, Umahi Condemns Herdsmen Attack

JUSTICE

UPDATED: Court orders CBN to release 20 bank accounts of #EndSARS protesters

The initial court order to freeze activist accounts was widely condemned as an attack on democracy. On Wednesday, the Federal Supreme Court in Abuja ordered the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to release the accounts of 20 participants in the EndSARS campaign targeted by Apex Bank following last year's demonstrations of police brutality. Judge Ahmed Mohammed issued an order to liquidate the account after CBN's legal team and 20 defendants decided to close the case on Wednesday. The judge praised the two lawyers

  9 months ago ago
UPDATED: Court orders CBN to release 20 bank accounts of #EndSARS protesters

POLITICS

#Endsars: Unfreeze their account immediately, court orders Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN).

Justice Ahmed Mohammed of a Federal High Court in Abuja said that The initial court order freezing the accounts of the activists was widely condemned as an attack on democracy. The Federal High Court in Abuja, on Wednesday, ordered CBN to unfreeze the accounts of 20 #EndSARS campaigners whose accounts were frozen. Justice Ahmed Mohammed said that the order was passed then so as to enable the Central Bank of Nigeria investigate the alleged crimes of the defendants. The order passed on the 2nd of February was

  9 months ago ago
#Endsars: Unfreeze their account immediately, court orders Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN).

JUSTICE

EndSARS Protester Reveals The First Thing He Did With His Money After CBN Unfroze His Bank Accounts

About 24 hours ago, Justice Ahmed Mohammed of the Federal High Court sitting in Abuja ordered the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to unfreeze the bank accounts of 20 EndSars protesters.  Amongst the 20 protesters whose bank accounts were unfrozen is, Bassey Victor Israel — a pharmacist based in Port Harcourt, Rivers State. Israel took to his twitter page to tell Nigerians the first thing he did when he got his bank accounts back.  He wrote: “After 4 Months of Freezing my Accounts because of #EndSARS, my

  9 months ago ago
EndSARS Protester Reveals The First Thing He Did With His Money After CBN Unfroze His Bank Accounts

ECONOMY-FINANCE

#EndSARS : Court orders CBN to unfreeze bank account of 20 #EndSARS Promoters

The Federal High court of Nigeria yesterday n Abuja has order the apex bank (Central Bank Of Nigeria) to unfreeze the bank accounts of 20 people who were involved in the last year #EndSARS protest. This order was given by Justice Ahmed Mohammed following last year agreement to suit the matter set aside on Novermber 4, 2020. After the ban on crypto currency by the Central bank of Nigeria, the Federal court of Nigeria in Abuja also ordered for the unfreezing of bank accounts of twenty persons who were involved

  9 months ago ago
#EndSARS : Court orders CBN to unfreeze bank account of 20 #EndSARS Promoters

JUSTICE

#End Sars Update: Court Orders CBN To Unfreeze 20 End Sars Protesters Accounts

A Federal High Court in Abuja havr asked the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to unfreeze the bank accounts of 20 #EndSARS protesters. The judge, Ahmed Mohammed, gave this order on Wednesday immediately lawyer to the CBN and the legal representative of the protesters agreed to end the case. The CBN freezed the bank accounts after the #EndSARS campaign that shaked Nigeria. Reports said CBN obtained order in November 2020, from the court to freeze the accounts in some commercial banks. What happened in court on Wednesday?

  9 months ago ago
#End Sars Update: Court Orders CBN To Unfreeze 20 End Sars Protesters Accounts

JUSTICE

Court ordered CBN to reopen the account for Endsars protesters

The higher court in Abuja, has ordered the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), to reopen the account of 20 #Endsars protesters. The Central Bank of Nigeria, deactivated the account of 20 #Endsars protesters in the year 2020, while they currently on protest to against the police brutality in Nigeria. The Justice Ahmed Mohammed, made this decision on Wednesday 10th February, 2021 after meeting an agreement between the lawyers of protesters and that of CBN. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), reported that the Central

  9 months ago ago
Court ordered CBN to reopen the account for Endsars protesters

POLITICS

Angry Reactions Trails Malami's Statement On Court Order Unfreezing Endsars Promoters Account

Nigerians on social media are angry over the statement of the Minister of Justice and Attorney-General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami (SAN) concerning the court order that unbanned the bank account of 20 #EndSARS campaigners. Recall that the Federal High Court sitting in Abuja had on Wednesday ordered the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to unfreeze the bank account of the #EndSars campaigners. After the both legal teams of the CBN and that of the 20 defendants decided to end the case, the presiding judge,

  9 months ago ago
Angry Reactions Trails Malami's Statement On Court Order Unfreezing Endsars Promoters Account

JUSTICE

See Nigerians Reactions As Court Orders CBN To Unfreeze Accounts Of #EndSARS Protesters

Following the order passed by a federal high Court judge in October 2020 to freeze bank accounts of 20 police brutality protesters for a period of 90 days pending the outcome of investigation and enquiry conducted by the Central Bank of Nigeria, the federal high court in Abuja has hence ordered the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to unfreeze accounts of the 20 police brutality (#EndSarz) protesters. The Judge Ahmed Mohammed issued the order to unfreeze the accounts on Wednesday, the 10th of February, 2021 after

  9 months ago ago
See Nigerians Reactions As Court Orders CBN To Unfreeze Accounts Of #EndSARS Protesters

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: Court orders CBN to unfreeze EndSARS promoters’ accounts

1.) Court orders CBN to unfreeze EndSARS promoters’ accounts The Federal High Court, Abuja, on Wednesday, ordered the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to unfreeze the ban Justice Ahmed Mohammed gave the ruling following the agreement reached by parties in the suit to amicably resolve the matter. Justice Mohammed, who commended counsel to the CBN, Michael Andoaka, SAN, and lawyer to the defendants, Femi Falana, SAN, ruled that “all processes filed in respect of the case are hereby deemed to have been withdrawn.”

  9 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Court orders CBN to unfreeze EndSARS promoters’ accounts