Legal Nigeria

Nigeria’s domestic intelligence agency says it has raided several properties belonging to the country’s former national security adviser to prevent “treasonable felony”, a charge that can include plotting to overthrow the government. The Department of State Security (DSS) said last […]

Ex-Chief Security Of­ficer (CSO) to former president Goodluck Jonathan, Mr. Gordon Obuah has been arrested and detained by the De­partment of State Services (DSS). A security source said Obuah is being held in con­nection with an ongoing investigation into illegal […]

By African Spotlight The Islamic State has reportedly kidnapped a Nigerian, Ghanaian and Egyptian migrants in Libya. Their passports and photos were posted online through the Twitter handle, -T- @TDecker75 on Friday night. The passports posted on the Internet indicated […]

The Nigerian government appears to have finally succeeded in taking the pirate channel, Radio Biafra, off the airwaves in south east of the country after earlier claims turned out false. At 7:30 am Saturday, the broadcaster was off the air […]

The Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Solomon Arase, has ordered Police Commissioners to dismantle roadblocks set up by local government officials for collection of revenue on the nation’s highways. The directive, which followed a similar order for the removal of military […]