A Federal High Court in Abuja yesterday rejected a complaint by Senate President Bukola Saraki against a suit seeking to sack him and other principal officers of the Senate elected under the controversial Senate Standing Orders 2015. His counsel Sikiru Oke told the court yesterday that he appeared for the […]

By Ejiofor Alike   A major oil marketer, MRS Oil & Gas Company Limited, has kicked against the publication by First City Monument Bank Limited (FCMB), which listed the firm as being indebted to the bank to the tune of N6.2 billion. FCMB on Tuesday, like other commercial banks in the […]

The United States will soon relax or completely lift the restriction on military assistance imposed on Nigeria under the country’s Leahy Law, U.S. congressman, Darrel Issah, said Monday. The Leahy Law prohibits the U.S. Department of State and Department of Defence from providing military assistance to foreign military units that […]

By Joseph Onyekwere STUDENTS of Nigerian Law School have decried alleged two-time postponement of Bar final examination results by the management of the institution, saying such action endangers their future. Some of the students who spoke to The Guardian on condition of anonymity, said the excuse by the management that […]

“Even though the police have consistently tried to ram it down our throats that “the Police is our friend”, the relationship between the public and the police is still strained in Nigeria” – Seun Lari Williams

Soldiers in the Nigerian Army who were recently sentenced to death by a military court martial have initiated contempt proceedings against the Chief of Army Staff over non-release of the record of proceedings that convicted and sentenced them to death. This is just as the army, in a statement by […]

Respite may have come for military officers and soldiers that have either been dismissed or standing trials before courts marshal for acts of insubordination, cowardice, mutiny and related offences, as the new Chief of Staff, Major General Tukur Buratai is believed to have started a process of reviewing all the […]

THE Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has impressed the need on money deposit banks to discourage money laundering. The apex bank, which has come hard against banks aiding high net worth individuals to launder money, yesterday reiterated its commitment to deal with any bank involved in such malfeasance. In a […]

Homicide detectives attached to the State Criminal Investigation Department (SCID), Panti, Yaba, have begun a manhunt for suspected ritual practitioners, who allegedly connived with a 16 year old boy to slaughter a 4 years old toddler in Lagos. The 16-year-old suspect, Tajudeen Azeez, allegedly murdered the toddler, identified as Ibrahim, […]

President Muhammadu Buhari and his Camerounian counterpart, President Paul Biya, have agreed to work towards completion of the demarcation of all land borders between Nigeria and Cameroun before end of this year. The resolution was contained in a communique issued yesterday at the end of President Buhari’s official visit to […]


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