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POLITICS

What Malami Said About VAT And Open Grazing That The Southern Governors May Not Agree With.

There have been many matters that have been sparking reactions and causing numerous arguments between the southern and northern parts of Nigeria, such as restructuring, VAT, open grazing, and zoning of presidential tickets, and so on However, when the Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, was speaking to the newsmen, he made these two strong statements about open grazing and VAT, which I believe the southern Governor will disagree with.

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What Malami Said About VAT And Open Grazing That The Southern Governors May Not Agree With.

POLITICS

Search for APC's Next National Chairman intensifies as Zoning takes centre stage

The Rulling All Progressives Congress(APC), has been without a substantive National Chairman, following the suspension of its Former National Chairman, Comrade Adams Oshiomole in June 2020. Recall that, the Court of Appeal had on 16 June 2020, upheld the decision of a High court in March 2020 which ordered his suspension as well as barring him from parading himself as the national chairman of APC.

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Search for APC's Next National Chairman intensifies as Zoning takes centre stage

JUSTICE

Agitation Of Secessionists and Their Alleged Sponsors: A Case Of Inciting Violence and Distorting Peace

The Attorney General Of The Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami revealed that the sponsors of the Yoruba Activist, Sunday Igboho has been identified. He alleged that a Federal Lawmaker is one of those bankrolling the activist who is currently being detained in Benin Republic. What Where The Findings Of Abubakar Malami?

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Agitation Of Secessionists and Their Alleged Sponsors: A Case Of Inciting Violence and Distorting Peace

MILITARY

List of 44 Out of 400 Suspected Boko-Haram Sponsors, And The Need To Publicly Name The Rest

For a while now, there have been reports that the federal government has identified about 400 sponsors of Boko-Haram insurgents in Nigeria. Since the report was made, several individuals and groups have continued to urge the government to name the individuals. However, the government maintained that it is not yet time to reveal such sensitive information.

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List of 44 Out of 400 Suspected Boko-Haram Sponsors, And The Need To Publicly Name The Rest

POLITICS

Times Governor Akeredolu Disagreed With The Presidency On National Issues

Out of the 36 State Governors in Nigeria, only a few could refuse to be intimidated by the Presidency. Even though these Governors have the constitutional rights to govern their respective states, some still find it difficult to decide on certain issues without the approval of the Presidency.

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Times Governor Akeredolu Disagreed With The Presidency On National Issues

POLITICS

Opinion: Why The Southeast Should Be On Security Watchlist As Nnamdi Kanu Is Expected In Court Today

It is no longer a secret, that the detained leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, is expected to appear before Justice Binta Nyako of the Federal High Court, Abuja, today, for the continuation of his trials by the Nigerian government.

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Opinion: Why The Southeast Should Be On Security Watchlist As Nnamdi Kanu Is Expected In Court Today

JUSTICE

Deputy Registrar of Rivers State Judiciary Leads Others to Inspect Courts in Gokana.

Chairman of the Gokana council, Honourable Confidence Deko, appealed to the chief judge of Rivers State, Justice S.C Amadi, concerning Gokana customary and magistrate courts. In a courtesy call by the Chairman to the chief judge of Rivers State, to honor the Gokana people by commissioning the customary and magistrate courts renovated by his administration.

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Deputy Registrar of Rivers State Judiciary Leads Others to Inspect Courts in Gokana.

POLITICS

Goodluck Jonathan And Women Participation In Nigerian Politics.

The Goodluck Jonathan administration remains the most gender sensitive so far in Nigeria’s history. The administration took off in 2011, with the appointment of 13 females cabinet ministers, 5 female special advisers, 10 female ambassadors, 16 female judges of the the federal court of appeal, 11 female permanent secretaries, 16 female judges of the Federal High Court, 3 female judges of the Supreme Court, 6 female judges of the National industrial Court, a female acting President, Court of Appeal and Nigeria’s only female Chief Justice of the federation.

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Goodluck Jonathan And Women Participation In Nigerian Politics.

POLITICS

Supreme Court Affirms Soludo As APGA's Gubernatorial Candidate

Regarding the forthcoming election in Anambra State which has been slated to hold on the 6th day of November, 2021, Professor Charles Soludo has been affirmed by the Supreme Court as the gubernatorial candidate for APGA (All Progressives Grand Alliance). Justice Mary Odili led the five-man panel and it was equally affirmed by Mr. Victor Oye who functions as the chairman of the party.

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Supreme Court Affirms Soludo As APGA's Gubernatorial Candidate

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines: Buhari mourns Ilori, ex-Lagos CJ, FG urges fleeing inmates to return

Buhari mourns Ilori, ex-Lagos CJ Photo Credit: Punch Newspaper The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd. ), on Saturday mourned the passing of Justice Samuel Ilori, the ninth Chief Judge of Lagos State. In a statement by the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, the President said that Ilori would be remembered for introducing the use of technology to Nigerian courts.

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Today's Headlines: Buhari mourns Ilori, ex-Lagos CJ, FG urges fleeing inmates to return

JUSTICE

Alleged murder: Chidinma appears in Lagos High Court

Super Tv CEO murder suspect, Chidinma Ojukwu Appears in Lagos high court today at the Tafawa Balewa square area, to answer questions from Justice Yetunde Adesanya, over the alleged murder of super TV Chief Executive Officer, Osifo Ataga. She has so far pleaded not guilty to the charges labeled against her which are said to be eight count charges.

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Alleged murder: Chidinma appears in Lagos High Court

JUSTICE

Abba Kyari is running away from Justice - FBI tells Judge

The United States Prosecutors handling the case of Ramon ‘Hushpuppi’ Abbas have raised the alarm that the suspect might be running away from trial and justice. The US officials disclose that the prosecution of three other suspects involved in international wire fraud and money laundering cases. Abba Kyari has been hiding through the safety net of the Nigerian Police System to obstruct his extradition.

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Abba Kyari is running away from Justice - FBI tells Judge

JUSTICE

Benue: EndSARS Judicial panel Submits Report, Recommends N304.5m Compensation To Victims

The Benue State Judicial Panel of Inquiry into complaints of Police brutality and/or extrajudicial killings by the Police in the state set up by Governor Samuel Ortom in the wake of the nationwide anti-SARS protest, today submitted its report to Governor Ortom. It recommended compensations in the total sum of N 304.53m to be paid to various categories of victims of police brutality in the state.

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Benue: EndSARS Judicial panel Submits Report, Recommends N304.5m Compensation To Victims

JUSTICE

Sunday Igboho: AGF Threatens Fresh Charges, Says It Has The Right Of Appealing, Filling Fresh Action

The Yoruba Nation agitator, Chief Sunday Adeyemo (populary known as Sunday Igboho), may face fresh charges from the Nigerian Government, following the judgment of Oyo State High Court, which awarded N20 billion in damages in his favour. This was made known to the public, by a statement, made by the Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), in New York, United States.

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Sunday Igboho: AGF Threatens Fresh Charges, Says It Has The Right Of Appealing, Filling Fresh Action

CAREER-JOBS

Housewife Is Now A Full-Time Payable Job In Kenya

A Kenyan judge has declared that being a housewife is now a full-time payable job in the country. According to Teresia Matheka, a Kenya High Court Judge, being a housewife should be considered a full-time payable job. The judge, while presiding over a family property dispute, insisted that housewives should be considered for payment.

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Housewife Is Now A Full-Time Payable Job In Kenya

RELIGION

5 teachings of Jesus to the world

The teachings are listed below: 1. Forgiveness: our lack of obedience leads to our constant need for forgiveness. The Bible tell us “Be gentle and ready to forgive never hold grudges. Remember the lord forgave you so you must forgive others” (Colossians 3:13)

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5 teachings of Jesus to the world

JUSTICE

Supreme Court Judge, Justice Samuel Oseji Is Dead

The supreme court judge, Justice Samuel Chukwudumebi Oseji is dead. He died at the age of 67 in an unnamed Hospital in the Federal capital territory, Abuja. Justice Samuel Oseji is a native of Idumuje Unor in Aniocha North Local Government Area of Delta State. According to the source, he was reported to have died in Abuja in the early hours of Tuesday 28 September 2021.

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Supreme Court Judge, Justice Samuel Oseji Is Dead

JUSTICE

America's Supreme Court Delays Execution Of Man Seeking Pastor Interaction, Agrees To Review Case

The Supreme Court of America has ordered a temporary suspension of the execution of a man on death row on Wednesday. The order was due to the man's desire to have his pastor lay hands on him and say prayers before he dies. However, this desire of his has not been able to be fulfilled hence the delay as ordered by the Supreme Court.

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America's Supreme Court Delays Execution Of Man Seeking Pastor Interaction, Agrees To Review Case

JUSTICE

Appeal Court stops Lagos, Rivers from collecting VAT

According to reports, as per DAILY POST, the Court of Appeal sitting in Abuja has stopped both the Rivers and Lagos State Governments from the immediate collection of Value Added Tax in their respective states. In his judgement, Justice Haruna Simon Tsnami forbade the Nyesom Wike-led Rivers government from collecting VAT within its domain until all legal disputes concerning the issue are resolved.

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Appeal Court stops Lagos, Rivers from collecting VAT

JUSTICE

Court sentence a woman to three years imprisonment for a N6.2m scam

A high court sitting in Bauchi has tried, convicted and sentenced a woman identified as Amina Lawal Yahaya Gumau, also known as Amina Jauro to three (3) years imprisonment. The lady was sentenced on three counts of charges, which includes cheating and forgery to the huge amount of six million and two hundred thousand naira (N6.2m).

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Court sentence a woman to three years imprisonment for a N6.2m scam