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Federal Executive Council Approves New Policy for Justice Sector

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Justice

The Federal Government Executive Council has approved a justice sector policy for the country aimed at reforming the system by making access to justice easier. The Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, explained that the policy would ensure “speedy determination of justice” and fairness to all Nigerians. Mr. Malami spoke further, […]

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Justice Bulkachuwa Constitutes Kogi State Governorship, Houses of Assembly Elections Petition Tribunal

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The President of the Court of Appeal, Hon. Justice Zainab Bulkachuwa, has constituted the Kogi State Governorship and Houses of Assembly Election Petition Tribunal. This was disclosed in a statement released on Thursday by the Secretary of the Tribunal, Umar Abubakar, Esq. The Tribunal is ” to hear and determine petition(s) that may arise from […]

Economy

Professor Agom Writes National Assembly, AGF, Urges Redressing ‘Brazen Assault on Law’ in the Regulation of Investment Securities Tribunal

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Professor Augustine Agom of the department of commercial law, faculty of law, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, has addressed separate letters to the Senate President, Speaker of the House of Representatives and the Attorney-General of the Federation,AGF, asking for an urgent reversal to the unconstitutional trend in regulating the capital market. The following is the text […]

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Supreme Court Dismisses Atiku’s Appeal, Affirms President Buhari’s Election Victory

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The Supreme Court Wednesday has dismissed the appeal filed by the Peoples Democratic Party and its presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, challenging the victory of President Muhammadu Buhari in the February 23, 2019 presidential election. The appeal was heard by a seven-man panel, viz, Chief Justice of Nigeria Justice Ibrahim Tanko Muhammad, Justice Bode Rhodes […]