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Court announces date to rule on legality of police recruitment

Nigeria, Nov. 20 -- The Federal High Court in Abuja Tuesday fixed December 4 to deliver judgment in a suit challenging the recruitment of 10,000 police constables by the Inspector General of Police (I... Read More


Court of Appeal affirms Ihedioha's election as Imo governor

Nigeria, Nov. 19 -- The Court of Appeal on Tuesday affirmed the victory of Emeka Ihedioha as the governor of Imo State. A five-member panel of the court led by Justice Oyebisi Omoleye delivered the j... Read More


Court fines Nigerian govt N100,000 for stalling Dino Melaye's trial

Nigeria, Nov. 19 -- The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) High Court in Maitama on Tuesday ordered the Nigerian government to pay N100,000 for stalling the trial of a senator, Dino Melaye, for alleged f... Read More


Assault: Court admits three documents against Senator Elisha Abbo

Nigeria, Nov. 19 -- The Magistrate Court in Zuba, Federal Capital Territory (FCT) on Tuesday admitted three documents as exhibits tendered against Elisha Abbo, the Nigerian senator caught on camera as... Read More


INEC polling officer reports bribes to supervisor - Official

Nigeria, Nov. 17 -- An official of the Independent National Electoral Commission(INEC) has returned N50,000 in alleged bribes for him to compromise results in Igalamela/Odolu Local Government Area, Ko... Read More


KogiDecides: APC agents 'coercing' voters in Natasha Akpoti's unit

Nigeria, Nov. 16 -- Agents of the All Progressive Congress (APC) in Natasha Akpoti's polling unit are coercing people to vote for the party. Ms Akpoti is the Social Democratic Party (SDP) governorshi... Read More


#KogiDecides: Yahaya Bello seeks to defend self in suit seeking his disqualification

Nigeria, Nov. 15 -- Governor Yahaya Bello, on Friday, told the Federal High Court in Abuja that he was ready to defend himself in the allegation of 'double registration' made against him by the govern... Read More


Nigerian govt says no going back on social media regulation

Nigeria, Nov. 15 -- The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, on Thursday, said, there is no going back on the plan by the Nigerian government to regulate social media in Nigeria to deter... Read More


Presidential Election: Supreme Court fixes date to explain why it dismissed Atiku's appeal

Nigeria, Nov. 13 -- The Supreme Court on Wednesday fixed November 15 to explain why it dismissed the appeal by the Peoples Democratic Party and its candidate, Atiku Abubakar, against the re-election o... Read More


Nigeria's new anti-rape law still can't help victims much

Nigeria, Nov. 12 -- Hauwa Haruna said the man who raped her young daughter lived nearby in an inner-city slum in Jahi area of Abuja. Once, the man asked the 12-year-old to fetch water for him, but whe... Read More