Onnoghen: NBA boycott resolution splits Lawyers
Legal practitioners at the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja showed up in several courts despite the order issued by the Nigerian Bar Association to embark on a two-day boycott of courts.
Court affirms Donald Duke as SDP presidential candidate
The court of appeal in Abuja has given judgment in favour former governor of Rivers state, Donald Duke affirming him as the presidential candidate of the Social Democratic Party (SDP).
Opposition parties drag Buhari to Court over IG’s Tenure
Opposition political parties under the aegis of the Coalition of United Political Parties (CUPP), have dragged President Muhammadu Buhari, the Police Service Commission, and the Inspector General of Police (IG), Mr. Ibrahim Idris, before a Federal High Court in Abuja to stop alleged plot by the president to extend the tenure of the IG that expires in January 2019.
Anti-GMO activists storm Abuja beg Buhari to intervene
Over 20 civil society organisations had, on Monday, staged a protest in Abuja against the crops. They accused the government of trying to destabilize agricultural systems in Nigeria by allowing some companies, especially Monsanto to penetrate into the country.
Abuja at a standstill as Buhari celebrates 76th birthday
Abuja at a standstill as Buhari celebrates 76th birthday.
Ex-Jigawa Gov. Sule Lamido, sons begin trial over alleged N1.35bn fraud
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC has opened its case before a Federal High Court Abuja in the criminal trial of former Jigawa state governor, Sule Lamido, charged with N1.35bn fraud.
Appeal Court commutes Jolly Nyame's 14 years Jail term to 12 years, imposes N495m fine
The Court of Appeal in Abuja has reduced the jail term of the former governor of Taraba State, Reverend Jolly Nyame from 14 years to 12 years.
Nigeria govt. review repair of Abuja Airport runway to N6.5bn
Nigeria govt. review repair of Abuja Airport runway to N6.5bn.
How my family and I escaped assassination – Ekweremadu
A yet to be identified gunman is being held by the police in Abuja after he was apprehended during an invasion of the Abuja residence of the deputy president of the Senate, Senator Ike Ekweremadu.