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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

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

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

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.

JUSTICE

Sunday Igboho to be paid N50,000 by Minister of Justice for invading his home

A court has ordered the minister of Justice and Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami to pay Yoruba Nation agitator, Sunday Igboho N50,000 for using the Department of State Services to invade his home. During the search for Sunday Igboho, the Nigeria minister of Justice and the Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami was the main man behind those who invaded Sunday Igboho's home.

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Sunday Igboho to be paid  N50,000 by Minister of Justice for invading his home

SOCIETY

"I Got A Call That My Brother Had Been Shot" — Sister Of The Slain Motorcyclist

The family of Saheed Olabomi, a 31-year-old motorcyclist, was shot by a police officer in Osogbo, cried Justice 13 days after his death. Sergeant Garba Adamu, who escorted some VIP persons on Tuesday, July 27, July 27, about 4.30 pm, and wanted to shoot in the air to the people at a traffic scene in Osogbo.

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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

JUSTICE

Governor Yahaya Bello Congratulates Justice Baba Yusuf ; Describes His Appointment As A Perfect Fit

Kogi State governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello has congratulated the newly appointed acting Chief Judge of the High Court of the Federal Capital Territory, Justice Husseini Baba-Yusuf over his appointment by President Muhammadu Buhari,the appointment is on merit following the recommendation of the National Judicial Council. The governor in a congratulatory message, contained in a Press Statement signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Muhammed Onogwu described Justice Buba-Yusuf's appointment as a perfect fit.

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Governor Yahaya Bello Congratulates Justice Baba Yusuf ; Describes His Appointment As A Perfect Fit

POLITICS

Court Restrains Uche Secondus From Parading Himself As PDP National Chairman

A High Court sitting in Rivers State has restrained Uche Secondus from parading himself as the People's Democratic Party National Chairman. On Monday 23rd August, 2021, Justice O. Gbasam made the pronouncement at the State High Court sitting in Degema Local Government Area, Rivers State.

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Court Restrains Uche Secondus From Parading Himself As PDP National Chairman

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

Court Orders National Association of Resident Doctors And The Federal Government To Maintain Status Quo

The National Industrial Court, sitting in Abuja, yesterday ordered members of Nigerian Association of Resident Doctors ( NARD) and the Federal Government of Nigeria to come to order by suspending all forms of hostilities in regards to the ongoing strike and to see to it that status quo is maintain.

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Court Orders National Association of Resident Doctors And The Federal Government To Maintain Status Quo

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

POLITICS

Court Suspends Uche Secondus As PDP National Chairman

[Photo Credit | Daily Post ] It seems the crises that is currently going in the Peoples Democratic party (PDP) has come to an end. Because according to a report from Daily Post on the 23, August 2021. It was gathered that the leadership misunderstanding that is presently rocking the opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has finished.

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Court Suspends Uche Secondus As PDP National Chairman

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

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

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

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