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JUSTICE

Double Jeopardy: Why A Person Cannot Be Jailed Twice for The Same Offence

Section 36(9) of the Nigerian Constitution provides that no person who shows that he has been tried by any court of competent jurisdiction or tribunal for a criminal offence and either convicted or acquitted shall again be tried for that offence or for a criminal offence having the same ingredients as that offence save upon the order of a superior court.

  1 month ago ago
Double Jeopardy: Why A Person Cannot Be Jailed Twice for The Same Offence

ENTERTAINMENT

Bbnaija S6: Why Biggie Was Not Wrong For Bringing Back Angel To Compete With Pere

Day 64 of the Big Brother Naija season 6, "Shine Ya Eye" series on Sunday 27th, saw some house members like Queen, Nini and Saga get evicted from the house after they got the least votes in their respective order. However, there was a bit of twist which had stirred up reactions from the fans of the reality TV show series after Angel who was supposed to be evicted along with other evicted mates was seen not to have been evicted but was instead led into the White House in the Big Brother Naija arena, to compete in a Double Jeopardy game with Pere, a housemate who many believed should have automatically gone into the final for having a higher number of votes than Angel.

  2 months ago ago
Bbnaija S6: Why Biggie Was Not Wrong For Bringing Back Angel To Compete With Pere