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4 weeks ago| Law & Our Rights, Politics

Again, Court denies bail to politician arrested for criticizing Fintiri

Court has again denied bail for a politician remanded for more than 30 days for allegedly insulting Governor Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri. A.A. Lawan Uba has been in detention for a…

2 months ago| Law & Our Rights

Bauchi signs judiciary autonomy bill into law

The bill granting financial independence to the legislative and judicial branches of government was signed into law by the governor of Bauchi State, Bala Mohammed. The 2019 Bauchi State Separation…

2 months ago| Transitional Justice

“We Can not Continue this War Forever; We need to Lay a Foundation for Sustainable Peace” – NHRC Boss

The havoc brought on by a decade-long insurgency in North East Nigeria has been bemoaned by Chief Tony Ojukwu SAN, Executive Secretary of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC), who…

3 months ago| Law & Our Rights

Buhari swore in Justice Olukayode Ariwoola as acting CJN.

On Monday, Justice Olukayode Ariwoola was sworn in as acting Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN) by President Muhammadu Buhari. On Monday, Supreme Court Justice Ariwoola took the oath of office…

3 months ago| Law & Our Rights, Nigeria

BREAKING: CJN Justice Tanko Muhammad Resigns

The Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Tanko Muhammad, has resigned. He quit on Sunday night due to illness, according to Channels Television, which cited sources. All I know is…

4 months ago| Law & Our Rights, Top Stories

TikTok, Twitter and others Asked to remove porn posts within 24 hours – FG

The Federal Government has told online interactive platforms like Twitter, WhatsApp, Facebook, Instagram, and TikTok to remove, disable, or block any non-consensual content that shows partial or full nudity, sexual…

September 6, 2022
September 6, 2022

Again, Court denies bail to politician arrested for criticizing Fintiri

Court has again denied bail for a politician remanded for more than 30 days for allegedly insulting Governor Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri. A.A. Lawan Uba has been in detention for a…

August 7, 2022
August 7, 2022

Bauchi signs judiciary autonomy bill into law

The bill granting financial independence to the legislative and judicial branches of government was signed into law by the governor of Bauchi State, Bala Mohammed. The 2019 Bauchi State Separation…

July 31, 2022
July 31, 2022

“We Can not Continue this War Forever; We need to Lay a Foundation for Sustainable Peace” – NHRC Boss

The havoc brought on by a decade-long insurgency in North East Nigeria has been bemoaned by Chief Tony Ojukwu SAN, Executive Secretary of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC), who…

July 14, 2022
July 14, 2022

Nigeria’s Twitter ban is unlawful, according to the ECOWAS Court

The Economic Community of West African States Community Court of Justice (ECOWAS Court) concluded on Thursday that Nigeria’s ban on the microblogging site Twitter was illegal and in violation of…

July 12, 2022
July 12, 2022

Monarchy In Maiha: Contempt Of Court Order With Impunity, Where Lies The Primacy of the Judiciary

It has been more than 14 days since the Governor of Adamawa State, Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri received a notice of judgment from the court, which included a mandatory injunction requiring…

June 28, 2022
June 28, 2022

Why is transitional justice needed?

The goal of transitional justice is to fix major violations of human rights by putting in place financial reparations, political reforms in a region or country, and other steps to…

June 27, 2022
June 27, 2022

Buhari swore in Justice Olukayode Ariwoola as acting CJN.

On Monday, Justice Olukayode Ariwoola was sworn in as acting Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN) by President Muhammadu Buhari. On Monday, Supreme Court Justice Ariwoola took the oath of office…

June 27, 2022
June 27, 2022

BREAKING: CJN Justice Tanko Muhammad Resigns

The Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Tanko Muhammad, has resigned. He quit on Sunday night due to illness, according to Channels Television, which cited sources. All I know is…

June 15, 2022
June 15, 2022

TikTok, Twitter and others Asked to remove porn posts within 24 hours – FG

The Federal Government has told online interactive platforms like Twitter, WhatsApp, Facebook, Instagram, and TikTok to remove, disable, or block any non-consensual content that shows partial or full nudity, sexual…

June 13, 2022
June 13, 2022

Deceptive Defamation! Disinformation! Misinformation! Between Nas FM Radio And FMC Yola

The weekends before, Nas FM Radio was considered by the staff of, to have launched an onslaught on the Federal Medical Centre, FMC Yola, the present Modibbo Adama University Teaching…

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